James Christy

James J. ChristyJames Christy’s (Princeton, NJ) first full-length play Never Tell was produced by Broken Watch Theatre Company in August 2006 and was published by Playscripts Inc. in April 2007. His play Put Them Away was read at Access Theater in October, 2008 with a cast led by Tony-winner Cady Huffman and directed by Hal Brooks. A third full-length, Love and Communication, will be produced as part of University of Northern Kentucky’s YES Festival in March 2009. James’ short play Creep won the Actors Theater of Louisville’s Heideman Award for best short play, and was published in anthologies by Samuel French and Smith and Kraus. He has since been a finalist for the Heideman four times, including in 2008 for The Ride.