Adam is the author of the popular guidebook for performers The Business of Show ( He has taught convention and master classes across North America and in Europe. Adam has been a guest artist-in-residence and lecturer for university programs including The Juilliard School, Texas State University, Pace University, North Carolina School of the Arts, The Hartt School, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and University of Nevada-Reno. He has taught in Barcelona (BIDSI), Toronto (Metro Movement), and is a regular guest faculty member at Broadway Dance Center, Steps On Broadway, Broadway Artists Alliance, and Rosie O’Donnell’s Theater Kids in New York City.     Adam Cates was the Associate Choreographer of the Tony Award-winning “Best Musical” A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder on Broadway and the current First National Tour. He assisted Kathleen Marshall on the Tony-winning Broadway revival of Anything Goes, and Tommy Tune on the national tour of Doctor Dolittle. He is the Associate Choreographer for the new Ahrens/Flaherty/McNally musical Anastasia, arriving on Broadway in 2017