An incident of bullying leads to a horrifying consequence in this timely new play that follows the journey of two families: before, in the moments leading up to the event; and after, as they pick up the pieces once the news cameras have gone home.
Parenting, bullying, and its fallout are examined in this heart-wrenching new play from the playwright and director that brought you Daniel’s Husband that leaves audiences breathless.
What does it take to transform a sketch in a notebook into an international phenomenon?
How do the world’s top innovators in the arts, business, and technology conceptualize and execute groundbreaking new ideas? Artist, director and experience designer Michael Counts—dubbed a “mad genius” by the New York Times--interviews pioneers about their successes, failures, and insights.
Max had the opportunity to work with Jennifer Jancuska (Resident Choreographer of Hamilton Broadway) on a few songs from Max Vernon’s (KPOP, The View Upstairs) new musical The Tattooed Lady. Jennifer Jancuska + The BringAbout, is a company of artists, which activates new musicals or plays with a diverse, yet cohesive bundle of instinct, skill, language, and movement. Click here to learn more about The BringAbout
The show, directed by Nikki DiLoreto with musical direction by Genevieve Wilson, will play a limited run at the Hudson Guild Theatre November 15–25.
The treasured and iconic “will they or won’t they” romance between Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy is infused with fresh vitality and hilarity in this madcap new comedic adaptation. Mrs. Bennet is determined to find suitable husbands for her daughters, but can’t quite get fiercely independent Elizabeth on board — at least not when it comes to the impossibly arrogant Mr. Darcy. At once both warmly familiar and surprisingly funny, the Bennet family’s shenanigans have never felt so modern.
OCTOBER 4, 2018 - NOVEMBER 4, 2018
Come see Fireflies at Atlantic Theatre Company. Fireflies is a startling world premiere by Donja R. Love, and the second part of a trilogy beginning with Sugar in Our Wounds (Manhattan Theatre Club). Saheem Ali (Sugar in Our Wounds) directs. SEPTEMBER 26 – NOVEMBER 11, 2018. Click here for tickets.
Max is excited to start his next project Transfers at MCC this Thursday!
Original composition and sound design of trailer by Max Silverman.
Sound design by Broken Chord
With Queens Boulevard by Charles Mee, directed by Jesse Perez opening at Juilliard tonight Max has a couple more exciting projects to announce!
Relevance by JC Lee, directed by Liesl Tommy (Tony-nominated and Obie/Lortel award-winning director whose recent Broadway production of Danai Gurira’s Eclipsed garnered 6 Tony® nominations). World premiere at MCC Theater. Runs Febuary 1st through March 11th For more information and tickets click here.
The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare, Directed by Arin Arbus (2017 OBIE Award, The Skin of Our Teeth). Runs March 13th through April 15th at Theatre for a new Audience's Polonsky Shakespeare Center
Transfers by Lucy Thurber, directed by Jackson Gay. World premiere at MCC Theatre. Runs April 5th through May 13th. For more information and tickets click here.
Check out Bang On A Can All-Stars: Road Trip at L.A.'s Ford Theatre October 14th and at BAM October 27th-28th! Directed by Michael Counts with music by Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe and Video Sound Design by Max Silverman. Click here for tickets!
A couple months ago, Ellington Berg and Max Silverman were able to give a sneak peek of one of their current projects, Daughters of the Wind, at 4th Wall Theatre, Inc. with the talented Jessica Phipps, Alexa Canelos, Madeline Chandler, and Rusty Reynolds. Here is a sneak peek of THAT sneak peek! Thanks for watching!
The Parisian Woman, a new Broadway play at the Hudson Theatre written by Academy Award and Emmy Award nominee Beau Willimon (“House of Cards”) and directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) starring Uma Thurman. - Previews start November 8th. Click here for tickets.
Queens Boulevard by Charles Mee, directed by Jesse Perez at Juilliard. Runs December 13th through 17th. Check back for more information about tickets.
Relevance by JC Lee, directed by Liesl Tommy (A Raisin in the Sun, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and Ruined). World premiere at MCC Theater. For more information and tickets click here.
For the last few months Max has had the privilege to be associate composer/sound designer for the next chapter in the Paradiso universe. On July 21st Paradiso: Chapter 2 opened! Some may call this an "Escape Room." We prefer to call it an immersive, video/sound/object-driven, narrative/installation/performance with puzzles. It has brought together an amazing team of artists -- Under creator Michael Counts, director Ashley Tata, composer/sound designer Aaron Meicht, prop master Justin Cox, writer John Fram, projection designers Brad Peterson and Katy Tucker.
The music of Max Silverman with lyrics by Ellington Berg will be featured at 4th Wall Theatre's Musical Theatre Composer Showcase. Pieces will be performed by instrumentalists and singers from Broadway and from the 4th Wall Theatre Company. Click here for more info!