Adam Riegler (May 27, 1998)[1] is an American actor.

Adam Riegler
Born (1998-05-27) May 27, 1998 (age 21)
Westport, Connecticut, United States
Years active2007-present


Riegler's big break in show business was when he played Cubby Bernstein, "Broadway's Tony Award Campaign Manager", in a series of publicity stunts for the Broadway musical Xanadu in 2007.[2]

He is known for appearing in Shrek The Musical as young Shrek in 2008, and as Pugsley Addams in The Addams Family in 2010.[3] Riegler had previously appeared in the 2007 revival of I and Albert.[4]

Other credits include A Tribute to Joseph Stein at the York Theatre and A Christmas Carol at the Westport Country Playhouse.[5]

He was the youngest member of's "30 Under 30: Broadway's Hottest Young Stars" in 2009,[6] and was subsequently the National Ambassador for Kids' Night on Broadway's special 2010 Halloween edition.[7]

Riegler's performance of a monologue written by Nathan Lane and representing The Addams Family was the runner-up in the 2010 Gypsy of the Year Competition.[8]

He plays the role of Arthur in the 2014 IFC film Premature, Neil in The Way Way Back, and Jonah in the 2016 film The Hudson Tribes.







  1. ^ "30 Under 30 - Adam Riegler". 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-04-16. Age: 12 (5/29/1997)
  2. ^ "Insert Tony Stunt Here", The New York Times, 2007.
  3. ^ "Adam Riegler Returns to the Broadway Stage"
  4. ^ "Photo Coverage: York Theatre Company's I and Albert"
  5. ^ "Who's Who?" Archived November 4, 2010, at the Wayback Machine,, The Addams Family.
  6. ^ "'s "30 Under 30" Archived June 30, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, 2009.
  7. ^ "Addams Family's Adam Riegler Will Be Kids' Night on Broadway's National Ambassador" Archived November 12, 2010, at the Wayback Machine. Playbill Online.
  8. ^ "PHOTO CALL: Gypsy of the Year 2010 Complete Photo Coverage" Archived December 13, 2010, at the Wayback Machine