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Max von Essen was nominated for a Tony for his role in An American in Paris in 2015, and most recently played Gleb Vaganov in Anastasia. He lives in Hell’s Kitchen with his partner Daniel and their sphinx cat called Pocket. He celebrates the release of his debut solo recording, Call Me Old Fashioned: The Broadway Standard at Birdand on Aug 19. birdlandjazz.com
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