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Charles Leipart is an American musical theatre bookwriter-lyricist and playwright. He was born in Chicago and graduated from Northwestern University. He lives in New York City.

Works (selection)Edit

MUSICALS

PLAYS

AwardsEdit

  • LGBT History Playwriting Initiative Award 2015, Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation, A Kind of Marriage Honorable Mention
  • Excellence in Writing: Lyrics, New York Musical Theatre Festival, 2010, Frog Kiss[6]
  • Most Promising Musical, New York Musical Theatre Festival, 2010, Frog Kiss Honorable Mention[6]
  • Excellence in Writing: Book, New York Musical Theatre Festival, 2010, Frog Kiss Honorable Mention[6]
  • Finalist, The Fred Ebb Award, 2005, 2006 & 2008
  • Global Search for New Musicals, Cardiff, Wales, 2005, Frog Kiss[7]
  • Edward Kleban Foundation Award—Outstanding Librettist, 2001, The Showgirl of 52nd Street[8][9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Me and Miss Monroe, With Rachel York, Michael Rupert, J. Robert Spencer, Begins Free Run April 21". Playbill.com. 2011-04-21. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  2. ^ Published on Friday 18 June 2010 12:10 (2010-06-18). "Review: Swimming at the Ritz - News". Eastbourne Herald. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  3. ^ Flood, Tony (2011-03-17). "Swimming At The Ritz, Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne, March 15 (From The Argus)". Theargus.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  4. ^ "Dramatists Play Service, Inc". Dramatists.com. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  5. ^ "Dramatists Play Service, Inc". Dramatists.com. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  6. ^ a b c "NYMF Gala to Honor the Weisslers; 2010 Awards for Excellence Winners Announced". Playbill.com. 2010-10-21. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  7. ^ "The Global Search for New Musicals". Chapter. Archived from the original on 2012-03-31. Retrieved 2012-07-09.
  8. ^ http://www.bmi.com/search/results/a71e08e2da1442bc8bd2306150aa69a0/
  9. ^ "Leipart, Bucchino and Cook Win 2001 Kleban Award". Playbill.com. 2001-03-08. Archived from the original on 2012-10-22. Retrieved 2012-07-09.

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