Kitty Deames Burgett

New Life for Miss Daisy

2017 has been a tough year for Gilda Shedstecker Presents! Our productions were derailed by trials and tragedy these past 8 months. It began at the beginning when we grimly determined that our initial offering of Driving Miss Daisy in January would have to be cancelled when her leading lady, our Miss Kitty Deames Burgett, was diagnosed with cancer …

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Gilda Shedstecker Presents! Abraham Lincoln's Big Gay Dance Party

Because it\’s Abe Lincoln or because it\’s gay?

All right, now. And the knee jerks. Let\’s calm down, people! The question has been asked, how dare we besmirch the inviolable name of everyone\’s beloved Abraham Lincoln?! I\’m referring, of course, to the title of the next Gilda Shedstecker Presents! show coming in February. It seems offense is taken based on the idea that …

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Oh what a fright!

Most often when a show closes, I have to admit to great pride and joy at a well-earned accomplishment, the fruits of our considerable talent and labors, but usually with some little niggle of dissatisfaction as well. The players are most often grand, I find no fault with my extraordinary band, but very often there …

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Curtain up!

Welcome to the new web site for Gilda Shedstecker Presents! I\’m so excited to introduce this site as a \”coming of age\” for GSP! Our first production of Confessions from the Ladies Room by Shane Riggs in 2012 was more of a project, a singular play I really, really wanted to direct, and with the …

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