Actor/singer Max Schneider began performing at the age of three. He started by singing and dancing for family and friends on his living room table and ended up singing and dancing on Broadway. He began his professional career in the Broadway musical 13 and has appeared on television shows such as Law and Order: SVU, One Life to Live, The View, Beauty and the Beast, and How to Rock, in which he plays Zander Robbins. Schneider has studied with talented performers such as Liv Ullman, Malcolm Gets, and Kevin Carroll, and he was part of an August 2010 ad campaign for Dolce & Gabbana that featured Madonna.
An avid singer-songwriter, Schneider's song “Last One Standing,” cowritten with Matt Wong and Claire Demorest, was featured in two episodes of How to Rock, and his song “Show You How to Do,” cowritten with Ben Charles, was featured on the Disney show Shake It Up. His song “Standing in China” was featured on Cody Simpson’s album, Paradise (2012). In 2012, he opened to sold-out crowds for Victoria Justice on her Making It in America national tour. He and Justice also worked together on their viral YouTube hit, “Bruno Mars Medley.” During the spring of 2013, Schneider released the single “Nothing Without Love;” the video has garnered almost two million views on YouTube. He also collaborated on a duet for Jason Derulo with actress/singer Keke Palmer entitled “The Other Side,” which has almost five million views on YouTube.