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Adam Kaokept

 
Bio:
Broadway: Aladdin. Off-Broadway: Zanna, Don't; Radiant Baby (dir. George C. Wolfe). National tours: Flower Drum Song, Mamma Mia!. Regional: Pacific Overtures, Cloudlands, The King and I, Children of Eden. Ithaca College alum. Love to my tribe! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Aladdin. Off-Broadway: Zanna, Don't; Radiant Baby (dir. George C. Wolfe). National tours: Flower Drum Song, Mamma Mia!. Regional: Pacific Overtures, Cloudlands, The King and I, Children of Eden. Ithaca College alum. Love to my tribe! (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble
The Engineer (Understudy)
Thuy (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

Arvin Lee, Aric Martin, and Adam Kaokept (L-R) Photo

Arvin Lee, Aric Martin, and Adam Kaokept (L-R)

From: 
Date:
02/24/2022
Thance Thompson (L) as John Wilkes Booth and Adam Kaokept (R) as the Balladeer Photo

Thance Thompson (L) as John Wilkes Booth and Adam Kaokept (R) as the Balladeer

From: 
Date:
02/24/2022
Billy Bustamante, Adam Kaokept and Marcus Choi, who will be joining the second nation Photo

Billy Bustamante, Adam Kaokept and Marcus Choi, who will be joining the second national tour of HAMILTON in the role of George Washington

From: 
Date:
01/15/2018
Adam Kaokept, Joshua Dela Cruz and Don Darryl Rivera Photo

Adam Kaokept, Joshua Dela Cruz and Don Darryl Rivera

From: 
Date:
09/27/2014
Adam Kaokept and Addi McDaniel Photo

Adam Kaokept and Addi McDaniel

From: 
Date:
04/21/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble

The Engineer (Understudy)

Thuy (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble

Ensemble [Replacement]

Adam Kaokept Biography

Broadway: Aladdin. Off-Broadway: Zanna, Don't; Radiant Baby (dir. George C. Wolfe). National tours: Flower Drum Song, Mamma Mia!. Regional: Pacific Overtures, Cloudlands, The King and I, Children of Eden. Ithaca College alum. Love to my tribe!




Adam Kaokept News

Transcendence Theatre Company Announces Cast And Creative Team For HOORAY FOR HOLLYWO Photo Transcendence Theatre Company Announces Cast And Creative Team For HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2022

For the second show in their 2022 season of original outdoor musical revues, Transcendence Theatre Company will present HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD. 

BWW Interview: ASSASSINS' Gedde Watanabe Killing It At East West & All Other Places Photo BWW Interview: ASSASSINS' Gedde Watanabe Killing It At East West & All Other Places
by Gil Kaan - Mar 7, 2022

East West Players has resumed LIVE performances with Stephen Sondheim’s Assassins (already opened). East West Players’ producing artistic director Snehal Desai directs the cast which includes Trance Thompson, Gedde Watanabe, Adam Kaokept, Joan Almedilla, Max Torrez, Christopher Chen, George Xavier, Astoncia Bhagat, Arvin Lee, Aric Martin, Kym Miller, Andrea Somera, Jalen Lum, Michael Cavinder and Maya Nahree McGowan. I had the chance to toss a few questions to Gedde, this enduring, steadily working actor, about his long relationship with East West and his various other acting gigs.

BWW Review: ASSASSINS Shoots to Thrill Photo BWW Review: ASSASSINS Shoots to Thrill
by Evan Henerson - Mar 5, 2022

Los Angeles’s East West Players has a long and vibrant history with the musicals of Stephen Sondheim, making it hardly a news flash that the company would both take a – er – shot at the composer’s controversial 1990 work, ASSASSINS, and end up bringing it off so splendidly.

Photos: First Look at ASSASSINS From East West Players Photo Photos: First Look at ASSASSINS From East West Players
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2022

East West Players has released production photos from Assassins, which is running from February 17 through March 20, 2022. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and book by John Weidman, Assassins is directed by East West Players’ Producing Artistic Director Snehal Desai, and musical direction by Marc Macalintal. 

East West Players Presents ASSASSINS, February 17 â€" March 20 Photo East West Players Presents ASSASSINS, February 17 â€" March 20
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2022

East West Players, the nation's longest-running Asian American theatre and the largest producer of Asian American theatrical works, is proud to announce the resuming of in person production with the award-winning Broadway musical Assassins from February 17 through March 20, 2022.

East West Players Presents ASSASSINS in February 2022 Photo East West Players Presents ASSASSINS in February 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 21, 2021

East West Players (EWP), the nation's longest-running Asian American theatre and the largest producer of Asian American theatrical works, is proud to announce the resuming of in person production with the award-winning Broadway musical Assassins from February 17 through March 20, 2022, with opening night scheduled for Sunday, February 20, 2022, at 5:00pm.

East West Players to Launch 56th Anniversary Season, 'Here. Us. Now!' Photo East West Players to Launch 56th Anniversary Season, 'Here. Us. Now!'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2021

Shows presented throughout 2022 feature the long awaited EWP premiere of Stephen Sondheim’s darkly comic Tony-Award winning musical Assassins, Interstate, Melissa Li and Kit Yan’s Asian-American pop-rock poetry musical, the world premiere of Inda Craig-Galván’s The Great Jheri Curl Debate, and Prince Gomolvilas’ The Brothers Paranormal.

VIDEO: Courtney Reed, Telly Leung, Arielle Jacobs, and More Perform Spoken-Word 'A Wh Photo VIDEO: Courtney Reed, Telly Leung, Arielle Jacobs, and More Perform Spoken-Word 'A Whole New World' For AAPI Heritage Month
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021

Past, present and even future Disney On Broadway AAPI family members united virtually to celebrate AAPI Heritage Month with a special spoken word version of “A Whole New World' from Aladdin.

East West Players Announces Cast For Spring 2020 Production Of Stephen Sondheim's ASS Photo East West Players Announces Cast For Spring 2020 Production Of Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 18, 2019

East West Players (EWP), the nation's longest-running professional theater of color and the largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work, is proud to announce the cast and creative team for Spring 2020 production of the award-winning Broadway musical Assassins. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and book by John Weidman, Assassins will be directed by East West Players' Producing Artistic Director Snehal Desai, with musical direction by Marc Macalintal. Assassins begins performances on March 12th and runs through April 5th, 2020, with opening night on March 19, 2020.

MISS SAIGON Comes to The Eccles Theater Photo MISS SAIGON Comes to The Eccles Theater
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2019

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGONa?"a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UKa?"has been announced for its highly anticipated engagement in Salt Lake City at the Eccles Theater for one week only, October 15-20, 2019. To purchase tickets, visit Broadway-at-the-Eccles.com, call 801-355-ARTS (4787) or visit the box office at 131 South Main Street. Ticket prices start at $40 plus fees.

Adam Kaokept Videos

VIDEO: MISS SAIGON Tour Cast Speaks About Representation in Theatre VideoVIDEO: MISS SAIGON Tour Cast Speaks About Representation in Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2019

The heat is on because cast members from the national tour of Miss Saigon, including Emily Bautista, Christine Bunuan, and Red ConcepciĂłn, sat down with FilAm Arts to speak about representation in the performing arts and how their culture relates to their careers on stage. Check out the full video below!

BWW TV: The Heat Is On Inside Rehearsals for MISS SAIGON Tour VideoBWW TV: The Heat Is On Inside Rehearsals for MISS SAIGON Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 11, 2018

The national tour of Miss Saigon is preparing to fly into theaters across North America. BroadwayWorld was invited inside the rehearsal room to film a few numbers. Watch below!

BWW TV: Board the Helicopter and Meet the Stars of the MISS SAIGON Tour VideoBWW TV: Board the Helicopter and Meet the Stars of the MISS SAIGON Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2018

The national tour of Miss Saigon has begun its rehearsals. BroadwayWorld caught up with the company as they prepare to bring their moving story to audiences across the country. Watch below!

VIDEO: The Casts of ALADDIN and MISS SAIGON Swap Songs For a Good Cause VideoVIDEO: The Casts of ALADDIN and MISS SAIGON Swap Songs For a Good Cause
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2017

On August 20, the casts of Broadway's Aladdin and Miss Saigon came together to swap songs, sing show tunes, and raise money for a friend in need. The show entitled Show/Swap was presented by Telly Leung and Billy Bustamante, and featured hits from Miss Saigon, Aladdin, Les Miserables, Little Shop of Horrors, The Little Mermaid, and more.

VIDEO: ALADDIN Welcomes One Millionth Guest with Surprise Vacation!
by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2015

Last night at the New Amsterdam Theatre, home to Disney's Tony Award®-winning hit musical Aladdin, the show welcomed its one millionth guest since beginning performances on Broadway on February 26, 2014.

VIDEO: Watch Cast of Broadway's ALADDIN on Last Night's 'Bachelorete'!
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 9, 2015

Broadway's ALADDIN stars Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed were featured on last night's episode of ABC's 'The Bachelorette.'

VIDEO: ALADDIN's Adam Jacobs & Courtney Reed Share What They've Learned About Love
by Stage Tube - Mar 2, 2015

Adam Jacobs and Courtney Reed, the stars of ALADDIN on Broadway sharewhat they've learned from playing Broadway's most romantic couple in this all-new video titled 'You Can't Wish for Love.'

BWW TV: Welcome to Agrabah! Watch Highlights from ALADDIN on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2014

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the Academy Award®-winning animated film, opens on Broadway tonight, March 20th, 2014, at the New Amsterdam Theatre, after beginning performances on February 26th, 2014. Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, the show features music by Tony Award® and eight-time Oscar® winner Alan Menken(Beauty and the Beast, Newsies, Sister Act), lyrics by two-time Oscar winner Howard Ashman (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid), three-time Tony Award and three-time Oscar winnerTim Rice (Evita, Aida) and two-time Tony Award nominee Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer), with a book by Beguelin, and is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winnerCasey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!


Adam Kaokept Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Adam Kaokept been in?
Adam Kaokept has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Adam Kaokept been in?
Adam Kaokept has not appeared in the West End