Charles Leipart

Bookwriter  Lyricist  Playwright




2017 Hollywood Screenplay Contest

Stage Play Competition

Silver Award

CHEZ RIKERS


2017 New York Screenplay Contest

Stage Play Competition

   Empire Award

A KIND OF MARRIAGE


                                                         2017 New York Screenplay Contest

                                                        2017 Hollywood Screenplay Contest

                                                          Finalist in the Thriller Competition

                                                              AFFAIR OF THE POISONS


                                Finalist for the 2017 Nancy D. Hargrove Editors' Prize for Fiction

                                                        Jabberwock Review, Summer 2017

                                                           WHAT WOLFMAN KNEW


International Cannes Screenplay Contest 2016

1st Prize, Stage Play Category

A KIND OF MARRIAGE


International Cannes Screenplay Contest 2016

Official Finalist, Thriller/Suspense Category

AFFAIR OF THE POISONS      


31st Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival 2017

Finalist, Tennessee Williams Fiction Prize 2017

WHAT WOLFMAN KNEW


Hamilton Film Festival-Canadian Film Market 2016

WINNER - Best Screenplay Script

AFFAIR OF THE POISONS


Headline International Film Festival 2016

Award of Excellent

A KIND OF MARRIAGE


Hollywood Screenplay Contest 2016

Grand Prize, Stage Play Competition

A KIND OF MARRIAGE


Swedish International Film Festival 2016

Best Feature Screenplay Finalist

AFFAIR OF THE POISONS


30th Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival 2016

1st Prize, One Act Play

CREAM CAKES IN MUNICH


Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation

LGBT History Initiative Playwriting Award 2015

A KIND OF MARRIAGE


Arts Council England

funded 2010/11 UK Tour

SWIMMING AT THE RITZ


Excellence in Writing: Lyrics

2010 NYMF Awards

FROG KISS


Finalist, The Fred Ebb Songwriting Award, 2005, 2006 & 2008


Global Search for New Musicals, Cardiff, Wales, 2005

FROG KISS


Edward Kleban Foundation Award—Outstanding Librettist, 2001

THE SHOWGIRL OF 52ND STREET


Dramatists’ Guild Musical Theatre Workshop

THE SHOWGIRL OF 52ND STREET


The Stanley Drama Award, 1987

Wagner College

MR. & MRS. “A”


Fellowship—The Edward F. Albee Foundation, 1983


Regional Emmy, WHYY, Philadelphia—Best Dramatic Special, 1982

THE UNDEFEATED RHUMBA CHAMP