Foundation News and Events

Hear Us On “Friday Live” October 15th

That’s right!  My sister, Diane Kann and I will be interviewed by Nebraska Public Media on October 15th on their program, “Friday Live”. We should be on around 10:20am, and the show will be archived as a pod cast if you miss it live.  We’ll be talking about the days of the Drumstick, the Documentary […]

Charlie Burton Or What?! Playing October 19th

After the October 19th preview of  Remember the Drumstick at the Sheldon Museum of Art, we are having an After Party at Gray’s Keg, 104 North 20th St, Lincoln, NE.  And….Charlie Burton Or What?! will be there for your entertainment pleasure.  His band is better than ever.  I last saw them right before Covid hit […]

Remember the Drumstick in Omaha

Thanks to the efforts of Sharonda Harris Marshall, Remember the Drumstick  was in the Flatwater Film Festival last month. It was well received. In November it will be featured in the upcoming Film Streams Local Filmmakers Showcase. Date and Time: November 16th, 7pm.  Place: Ruth Sokolof Theater, 1340 Mike Fahey St. Omaha, NE. Several films […]

Documentary Private Viewing Oct 19, 2021

The Documentary has been completed!

It’s true! In January 2017 I had just an idea and a little encouragement from Ginger Theisen and Pat Aylward. A documentary on the Drumstick? Sure, why not! The three of us recorded some interviews. Ginger and Pat couldn’t help anymore by 2018, so I bought a little Cannon Vixia R800 video camera. I recorded […]

The Answer is Money, Now What’s Your Question?

The crew has been hard at work since February. We managed to dig our way out of our house this winter in time to get an interview with Eric Ambel, lead guitarist for Joan Jett at the infamous Drumstick show in March of 1981. Yes, he remembered the Drumstick! The rest of the winter we […]

We just got a great write up in The Reader. Check it out!

Welcome Sharonda Harris-Marshall

We are excited to announce that Sharonda Harris Marshall has joined our documentary team as Associate Producer. She is focusing on the creation of a rough edit of already-shot footage for the documentary.  Bio Sharonda Harris-Marshall (IMDb: is a Southern-bred independent filmmaker, photographer, and artist. A native of Mobile, Alabama, she is artistically inspired […]