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Gilmer Buckeye Theatre


“Things won are done; joy's soul lies in the doing.” ― William Shakespeare


Theatre Students in Action


Announcing our ‘22-’23 Mainstage Season:


Showing Fall 2022:

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderalla

– Youth Edition

Mark your calendars and bring the kids to enjoy laughter, tears, true love, and a fairytale ending!  Kids will be invited to take pictures on stage with the cast after the show and are encouraged to come in costumes.

Performances will be held at the Gilmer High School Auditorium on:

Tue. November 8th @ 7pm

Sun. November 13th @ 6pm

 Tue. November 15th @ 7pm

   Showing Spring 2023:

Lost Girl 

by Kimberly Belflower

This is our selection for the 2023 UIL One Act Play Contest  

An exploration of love, loss, identity and magic, Lost Girl continues the story of J.M. Barrie's beloved character - the girl who had to grow up.  Long after shelast saw Peter fly through her bedroom window, Wendy decides that she must find him in order to reclaim her kiss and move on with her life.

Opening Night:  Thu. March 2nd @ 7pm (GHS Auditorium)

District Contest:  Sat. March 4th (GHS Auditorium)

Performance:  Thu. March 9th @ 7pm (GHS Auditorium)

 Bi-District Contest:  Sat. March 11th (GHS Auditorium)

Performance:  Sat. March 25th @ 7pm (GHS Auditorium)

Area Contest:  Thu. March 30th (Panola College)

 Region Contest:  Wed. April 19th (Atascocita HS)

State Contest:  TBA  (Austin Area TBA)

* More Performance Dates TBA

Showing May 2023:

The Dreammakers  

by Dani Moseley

World Premier Event

This brand new show was discovered in Tyler Civic Theatre’s: 2022 New Play Festival – Junior Division.  We are excited and honored to bring this young artist’s work to the stage.  After the performance, stick around to meet the author!  Then everyone is welcome to stay for a ceremony honoring our 2023 Gilmer Buckeye Theatre Senior Class.  

Date and Time:  TBA

Ben Patrick

Theatre Arts Director

Auditorium Technical Director

UIL Academic Coordinator



phone:  903 780 0900

Gilmer High School

850 Buffalo St. Gilmer, TX 75644