Max J, Swarner


Paul Manaster


As: Charles Price

Max is overjoyed to return to Uptown Players following performances in Equus (Alan Strang), Asher, TX ’82, Altar Boyz, and BOW 2010/2012. He has performed leading roles on stages across the country and has worked alongside the industry’s finest. NYC/CT: title role in Yeston/Kopit’s Phantom – performed for the Tony-winning composer, Maury Yeston; Joseph…Dreamcoat (Joseph), and The Pirates of Penzance (Frederic). DFW: 25+ years of work on local stages. He most recently appeared as a special guest vocalist in The Sound of Broadway at the Sharon Playhouse (CT), singing for EGOT-winning orchestrator Jonathan Tunick and the legendary Stephen Sondheim, 6 weeks before his passing. Max is a Dallas native, an alumnus of SMU (BA Music – Vocal Performance), and a proud member of AEA. Love to Kim and his family.