Introducing Daisy Buckët
"A scene-stealing force of nature." The Pitch Kansas City
A staple in the LGBT community in Kansas City for over 15 years, Daisy Buckët has entertained audiences around the country and in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. In 2018, Daisy released her debut solo album, PANSY, winner of The Pitch Magazine's Best Local Album 2018 and Best 7" Single ("Pansy"). In 2019, Daisy also won The Pitch Magazine's Best Drag Queen in Kansas City and won again in 2021 and 2022. In 2021, she was recognized by the Heartland Men's Chorus as their first Hero of Note for her support of the chorus and their mission.
Daisy might best be known for her role as the lovable beehived Trampolina in America’s Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet, The Kinsey Sicks, where she's appeared with them on Watch What Happens Live! With Andy Cohen, RuPaul's Drag Race (Season 8 Finale), and ABC's The Gong Show. They've garnered high praise from Forbes Magazine and The New Yorker and a featurette on CNN. In 2020, they released their tenth album, "Quarantunes".
She’s raised well over $100,000 dollars for the AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City over the years and appears each October as Winifred Sanderson in the widely-acclaimed drag staged reading of Hocus Poke Us! She has also starred in various local drag productions including Cluelessness (Cher), The Alternative Facts of Life (Blair), Golden! Girls Gone Wild (Blanche Devereaux).
In 2023, Daisy served as Honorary Co-Chair for the 35th Annual AIDSWalk Kansas City and released her sophomore album, Welcome to Springfield, celebrating the music of Dusty Springfield. Next year, she will co-direct Music Theater Heritage's summer production of "La Cage aux Folles". She currently performs Third Sundays at Enzo from 5-8pm accompanied by Mark Lowrey.
"High energy... effervescent... a marvelous stage personality... a top-rated and necessary addition to your concert list." Beck's Best of Puerto Vallarta