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Trevor Project founder brings new play to Kravis Center

Trevor Project founder brings new play to Kravis Center

There are a few variations, but basically the old adage goes something like this – "You never realize how much you love someone until they're gone." That's pretty much what "The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey" is about.

The one-man play, written by and starring James Lecesne runs at West Palm Beach's Kravis Center for the Performing Arts from Dec. 2 to 4. In the show, Lecesne plays multiple characters in a small town on the New Jersey shore, including a police detective trying to find out what happened to the optimistic and flamboyant titular 14-year-old boy.

"Even though it's about a very serious subject, it is also very funny," Lecesne...

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