Are you interested in working with the co-founder of The Trevor Project, Academy Award-winning writer, and performer, James Lecesne, and the co-founders of TMI Project, a Hudson Valley based non-profit storytelling organization whose mission is to change the world, one story at a time, in a unique and powerful true storytelling workshop, which will result in a live performance in NYC?
TMI Project and the Trevor Project are looking for stories from LGBTQIA people + allies who have stories of survival to help us celebrate Trevor Project's 20th anniversary this year. If you have a desire to share your story to inspire others who might still be struggling, we want to hear from YOU!
Up to 8 participants will be chosen, all of whom identify as having had a transformational experience as a result of surviving thoughts of or attempted suicide, to come to NYC for a TMI Project true storytelling workshop, which will culminate in a live performance.
Schedule:Deadline to Apply: June 30Workshop in NYC: November 1, 2, and 3Rehearsal: November 4Performance: November 5* Schedule is subject to change
*Travel, room and board will be covered for all participants outside of the NYC area.
Participants will be guided with writing prompts, brainstorming sessions, supportive feedback during development and editing of a final piece.
If you are thinking about suicide or are feeling alone and need someone to talk to, please call the Trevor Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386 for immediate help. It’s free, confidential, and available 24/7