Discipline: Theatre – playwriting, Theatre – libretto

Max Posner

Discipline: Theatre – playwriting, Theatre – libretto
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2013, 2016, 2019

Max Posner is a playwright. At MacDowell in 2019, he completed an early draft of Nerve Endings, a comedy about incest and illness commissioned by the Williamstown Theater Festival. He also completed a new adaptation/translation of Chekhov's Three Sisters commissioned by the Long Wharf. He began early work on another commission for Manhattan Theater Club.


Delta Omicron

Max Posner worked in the Delta Omicron studio.

Delta Omicron Studio was funded by members of the musical fraternity in 1927. The building design is somewhat medieval in character, with an unusual cedar shingle pattern, a steeply pitched slate roof, intersecting gables, and small windows. After a 2016 deep-energy renovation, Delta Omicron is now the most energy efficient studio on the property. To enhance an…

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