Adam Kenwright began his career at Bill Kenwright Limited, where between 1989 and 1994 he performed various roles culminating in a position of Associate Producer. In 1994 he founded AKA Productions,with a vision to produce and promote theatre productions to a wider audience; eventually it grew to become one of the largest employer of arts marketing professionals in the world.
Adam has produced and/or co-produced over 20 shows around the world, including De La Guarda (London’s Roundhouse), Stones in His Pockets (West End, UK tour, Toronto, Broadway, US tour, Australia and over 15 separate productions across the world), Cooking with Elvis (West End and UK tour), High Society The Musical (West End and UK tour), Rent The Musical (West End and UK tour), The Lieutenant of Inishmore (West End, Australia and UK tour), Def Poetry Jam (Edinburgh Festival), Mack and Mabel (West End and UK tour), Sweeney Todd (West End, UK tour, Broadway Toronto and US tour), Loot (Bristol Old Vic), Madame Melville (West End), A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (UK tour, West End and Broadway), Time and the Conways (UK tour), Arsenic and Old Lace (UK tour), Taboo The Musical (West End, UK tour and Broadway) and ZORRO: THE MUSICAL (UK tour, West End, France, South Korea, Brazil, Israel, Japan, Lebanon and Russia.)
He also regularly invests in shows around the world. Recent investments include Hairspray, Priscilla Queen of The Desert, Legally Blonde, Boeing Boeing, 39 Steps, In Celebration, The Blonde Bombshells, Lazy Town Live, Stomp Out Loud, That Face, Enron, Jerusalem, and Dreamgirls.
Adam is a member of The Society of London Theatre and a board member of both The Young Vic and The Lyric Theatre. In 2010 Adam joined the council of STAGE ONE.
Adam left AKA in 2016, and is currently Executive Vice President at the Ambassador Theatre Group.