I develop and emcee a wide variety of stage productions that engage the community, build relationships between organizations, and champion causes. Always, of course, with a a sense of humor.





Max Rykov is a talented, humorous, and thoughtful emcee. A born performer, his mastery with a crowd will make your event memorable.


Max Rykov has partnered with a number of non-profits in Birmingham to produce events that get the whole town talking. Over the past two years, Max has hosted 15 original productions, and has helped raise thousands of dollars for organizations such as the Desert Island Supply Company, Young Education Professionals, Shout Film Festival, Birmingham Landmarks, the Birmingham History Center, Belladonna Magazine, the Birmingham International Center, Space One Eleven, AROVA Contemporary Ballet, and more.