"Christmas won't be Christmas without any presents," grumbled Jo, speaking to the other March sisters in the first chapter of Little Women. The opening chapters of this beloved novel, the short story, What the Bells Saw and Said, and other Alcott selections are adapted and performed by ELTC's artistic director, Gayle Stahlhuth in Louisa May Alcott's Christmas
Gayle Stahlhuth, who's been performing one-person shows for over 35 years, including her own Lou: The Remarkable Miss Alcott, brings to life thirty-plus characters in her memorized, unique storytelling style. With the flick of the wrist and change of accent, she glides seamlessly from one character to another in this tour-de-force performance that delights all ages.
As artistic director of the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company since 1999, she's produced over 90 different productions, and directed over half of them.