Adam Garcia recently starred in 42nd Street at Sadler’s Wells London.
Adam Garcia is an Australian actor and dancer best known for his roles in the films Coyote Ugly and Bootmen, as well as for his work on the West End and Broadway stages. He most recently appeared on stage as The Artilleryman in The War of the Worlds.
Garcia began his career as a tap dancer, joining the Australian Tap Dance Orchestra at the age of 19. He performed in numerous stage productions in Australia, including 42nd Street and Hot Shoe Shuffle, before moving to London to pursue his career in musical theater.
In London, Garcia landed his first major role as Tony Manero in the West End production of Saturday Night Fever, which earned him a Laurence Olivier Award nomination. He then went on to appear in the West End productions of Grease, The Kissing Dance and Wicked, as well as the Broadway productions of Fosse and Mama Mia! He has also appeared in Kiss Me, Kate at the Old Vic in London alongside Hannah Waddingham, and in recent years has appeared in the West End premiere of The Exorcist and Revolution and Kenneth Branagh’s production of The Winter’s Tale.
In addition to his work on stage, Garcia has also appeared in a number of films and television shows. He made his film debut in the 2000 film Coyote Ugly, and he has since appeared in films such as Bootmen, Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen, Nativity 3: Dude Where’s My Donkey, After Life of the Party and Kenneth Branagh’s remakes of Murder on the Orient Express and Death on the Nile.
He has also appeared in TV shows Dancing with the Stars, Got to Dance, Dance Boss, and period drama The Serpent Queen. Adam recently appeared as a finalist in the UK series of The Masked Dancer, finishing in second place.