Fellowship for Performing Arts produces theatre from a Christian worldview that engages a diverse audience.
Meet Max McLean
Max McLean is an award-winning actor and founder and artistic director of New York City-based Fellowship for Performing Arts.
Max adapted for the stage The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert, The Great Divorce, Genesis and Mark’s Gospel. His recent writing and producing credits include Martin Luther on Trial, which premiered in New York in December.
As an actor, he created the roles of Screwtape in New York, on national tour and this fall in London; C.S. Lewis in The Most Reluctant Convert on national tour and opening in New York in February 2017; Mark in Mark’s Gospel; and Storyteller in Genesis. Max received the Jeff Award—Chicago theatre’s highest honor—for his performance of Mark’s Gospel.
He has been nominated for four awards from the Audio Publishers Association for his narration of The Listener’s Bible. His creative work has been cited with distinction by the New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal and CNN to name a few media outlets.
Max has been married to Sharon for almost 40 years. They have two married daughters and four grandchildren. Max and Sharon live in New York City.