James Lecesne

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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 Drama Desk Awards Nominations, Outstanding Solo Performance 6th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards Nomination, Best Solo Performance2016 Lucille Lortel Awards Nomination, Outstanding Solo Show The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Actor
2 NOMINATED 2016 Lucille Lortel Awards Nomination, Outstanding Solo Show The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey Playwright
3 WON 1995 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Solo Performance 1995 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Solo Performance Word of Mouth Actor