Absolute Brightness

Absolute Brightness

  • Preview Date: July 9, 2015  

 From the Academy Award-winning writer of TrevorThe Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey is the “remarkable and moving” (The New York Times) new play written and performed by James Lecesne; directed by Tony Speciale (Drama Desk and GLAAD Media Award Nominee); with original music by Tony Award-winning composer Duncan Sheik(Spring Awakening).

 Direct from it’s sold out run, Absolute Brightness returns for a 12 week limited engagement. Following the disappearance of Leonard Pelkey, a 14-year-old boy known for his unique spirit, a small Jersey shore town reflects upon his life and their interactions with him. This compelling story is a celebration of the amazing differences in our world and a reminder to be true to oneself. As a masterful storyteller in a tour-de-force performance, Lecesne delivers this hilarious and touching play which you will never forget.

REMARKABLE AND MOVING! Leaves you BEAMING with JOY. - The New York Times
  • » Title: Absolute Brightness
  • » Westside Theatre
    407 West 43rd Street
    (Between 9th and 10th Avenues)
  • » Written by: James Lecesne
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  • Original Cast: James Lecesne
  • Preview Date: July 9, 2015
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