Max McLean is an award-winning actor and founder and artistic director of New York City-based Fellowship for Performing Arts. FPA produces theatre from a Christian worldview meant to engage diverse audiences. Recent New York productions including Shadowlands and A Man for All Seasons. This winter, FPA will premiere a modern adaptation of Paradise Lost.
As a writer, Max has adapted for the stage The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert, The Great Divorce, Mark’s Gospel, Genesis and Martin Luther on Trial.
As an actor, he created the roles of Screwtape (New York, London, national tour), C.S. Lewis in The Most Reluctant Convert (New York, national tour) and Mark in Mark’s Gospel for which he received a Jeff Award – Chicago theatre’s highest honor.
His narration of The Listener’s Bible received four Audie Award nominations from the Audio Publishers Association.