C.V.

 Leslie Bramm

 917-628-5869

 lesliebramm@gmail.com

Leslie Bramm is the author of 22 plays, which have been produced, work-shopped

and/or developed, regionally, internationally, off-Broadway, and independently by

Variations Theatre Group, Three Crows Theatre, The Present Company, The

Penobscot Theatre, The Actor’s Theatre of Louisville, Emerging Artists

Theatre, Nicu’s Spoon, The Edward Albee Last Frontier Conference, Rattle

Stick, Reverie Productions,, Playwrights Horizons/Tisch, Shelter Theatre

Group, The Colorado Fine Arts Center, Gold Coast Theatre, & Le Monde Theatre Company.


Partial Production history:


A.B.C.  WOW Café, Theatre for a New City,

 New York International Fringe Festival.


OSWALD’S BACKYARD  The Theotorium, The Lucille Lortel,

 The Beckett Theatre. (off-broadway)


VENUS & MONA  Spoon Theatre, Variations Theatre Group,

 Actors Studio, Bangor Opera House.


THE MINUTE MAN  TOSOS Theatre Company, The Province Town

 Players.


MARVELOUS  New York International Fringe Festival,

 Boomerang Theatre Company, IATI Theatre.


LOVERS LEAPT  The Theotorium, Colorado Fine Arts Center,

 Gold Coast Theatre.


BIG BALL  Last Frontier Playwriting Residency,

 New York International Fringe Festival,

 Outsiders Inn Collective.


ISLANDS OF REPAIR  Emerging Artists Theatre, Three Crows Theatre,

 Spoon Theatre, Studio Theatre.


LEFT HANDED HOFNER  Emerging Artists Theatre, New Globe Theatre, Urban Artists Collective.


AWARDS:

Paul T. Nolan Award  Oswald’s Backyard 

Tennessee Williams Literary Award  Big Ball

Heineman Award  Left Handed Hofner

The Glass Award  Islands of Repair

The Bolan Literary Award  Islands of Repair


LABS and RESIDENCIES:

Edward Albee, Last Frontier Residency  2001-2001

The Present Company’s Pool   1999-2005

Variations theatre group  2010-2014

Urban Artists Collective  2014-2016

Provence Town Players Residency  2011-2011

Cimientos Residency  2017-2018

Actors Studio Playwright/Director Unit.   2016-


PUBLICATIONS:

Insight for Playwrights  1997   

24 Editorials on American Theatre”  

Smith & Kraus Publications  1999

A.B.C., Islands of Repair, Run Out

of Sky, Big Ball.  

JAC Publications & Promotions  2004  

Oswald’s Backyard, Marvelous,

Big Ball.

One Act Play Depot  2005  

Real Beatlemaniacs, Islands

of Repair, A.B.C.

Indie Theatre Now  2007

Marvelous

Brooklyn Publishers  2017

Yeah, Yeah, Yeah (collected

Plays about the Beatles)


EDUCATION:

Julliard School of Music  1984-1986

Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute  1986-1989


RELATED WORK:

Spoon Theatre  2007-2009 Literary Manager – Lab director

League of Independent Theatres   2010-2012 Communications Manager   

Variations Theatre Group  2013-2015 Literary Manager – Lab director

Present Company  1999-2016 Perennial Adjudicator


Incidentals: ‘Played guitar and sang with the Indie Band Diz Dam. Co-wrote the screenplay, THIS IS NOT HERE, based on the memoir- The Last Days of John Lennon, with Kevin Corrigan.  “A.B.C.” banned from the curriculum SUNY College. ‘Studied playwright with Aristotle. Power forward, seriously tough NYC street ball.