Founded In 2013

Shell Knob In The Spotlight

Welcome to SKITS (Shell Knob in the Spotlight), where the enchantment of live theater unfolds in the heart of our vibrant community. For over a decade, SKITS has woven tales, ignited laughter, and stirred emotions through the captivating art of performance.

Established in 2013, our community theater group has blossomed into a cherished cornerstone of Shell Knob's cultural landscape. We're not just a theater; we're a Missouri-registered 501(c)(3) non-profit group, driven by a commitment to enrich the community through the transformative power of the stage.

At SKITS, we believe in the profound impact of live theater. Our dedicated team of actors, directors, technicians, and volunteers has tirelessly worked to deliver exceptional performances that both captivate and inspire. From classic dramas to uproarious comedies and thought-provoking plays, SKITS has curated a diverse repertoire reflecting the rich tapestry of human experience.

As we proudly celebrate our 10th anniversary, we reflect on the memories created, the laughter shared, and the countless stories told. Our journey has been one of passion, collaboration, and a shared love for the performing arts. SKITS is more than a theater group; it's a family of artists and enthusiasts united by a common goal—to make each performance a memorable experience for our audiences.

Our success is indebted to the unwavering support of the Shell Knob community. Your applause, encouragement, and active participation have fueled our artistic endeavors, and we are profoundly grateful for the opportunity to bring live theater to life in this beautiful corner of the world.

Join us as we embark on the next chapter of our theatrical odyssey, promising another decade of captivating performances, artistic exploration, and the joy that comes from being part of something truly special. SKITS, invites you to share in the magic—where the spotlight is not just on the stage; it's on the community that makes it all possible. Welcome to the enchanting world of SKITS, where Shell Knob takes center stage!

Our Managing Board

Patty Ellison


Don Herbert

Vice President

Janel Riley


Anne Gables


Heather Andres


Andy Miller


Cade Keeton


Brentley Fletchall