James Lecesne

Details
James Lecesne wrote the screenplay for the short film Trevor, which won an Academy Award and he is co-founder of The Trevor Project, the only nationwide 24-hour suicide prevention and crisis intervention lifeline for LGBT and questioning youth. Broadway: The Best Man. Off Broadway: Word of Mouth (Drama Desk, Outer Critics Award); The Boys in the Band; Motherhood Out Loud; One Man Band; and Cloud 9. Television: “Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City” (Emmy nomination); “Will & Grace”; “Sex & The City" and “Vicious.” James has published three novels for young adults, including Absolute Brightness.
 
Credits

Actor
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Westside Theatre (Downstairs) 07/27/2015 N/A
2 Motherhood Out Loud 59E59 Theater A 10/04/2011 Actor D
3 The Boys in the Band Lucille Lortel Theatre 08/06/1996 Emory
4 Word of Mouth Promenade Theatre 05/08/1995 N/A

Author
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Westside Theatre (Downstairs) 07/27/2015 Playwright
2 Word of Mouth Promenade Theatre 05/08/1995 Playwright
Awards
Award Production
1 NOMINATED 2016 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Solo Show The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Actor
2 NOMINATED 2016 Off Broadway Alliance Award, Best Solo Performance The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Actor
3 NOMINATED 2016 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Solo Performance The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Actor
4 NOMINATED 2016 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Solo Show The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Playwright
5 WON 1995 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Solo Performance Word of Mouth Actor
6 WON 1995 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Solo Performance Word of Mouth Actor