Broadway: Electra/Miss Cratchitt in Gypsy (with Bernadette Peters) dir. Sam Mendes, Exercise Instructress and Miriam/Lucy u/s in The Women (with Cynthia Nixon), Liz u/s in Present Laughter (with Frank Langella) dir. Scott Elliot
National Tour: Madame Baurel in An American in Paris, Mrs. Santiago in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story
European Tour: Cordelia in King Lear
Off-Broadway/New York: Dolly in Bunty Berman Presents (New Group), Yvonne in Indiscretions (Phoenix Theatre), Marguerite in The October Crisis (Packawallop, Fringe), Beverly in Abigail’s Party (New Group), Vivian in White Chocolate (Culture Project), Diana in Gallathea (HERE, Living Room Series), Good Morning in I Stand Before You Naked (WET), Narrator in Notes From A Seance (Joyce Theatre), Bobo in Oh Captain (York Theatre, Mufti Series), The Tutor (Prospect Theatre Co)
Regional: Mrs. Sowerberry in Oliver!(Theater Under the Stars), Mrs. Medlock in The Secret Garden (Baltimore Center Stage/Cincinnati Playhouse), Story Weaver in Snow Queen (Triad Theatre), Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet (NC Shakespeare Fest), Roma in New Music Part 1 (Triad Stage), Beatrice in A View From the Bridge (Gulfshore Playhouse), Goneril/Diane in King Lear: The Storm at Home (Virginia Stage), Ouisa in Six Degrees of Separation (Nevada Conservatory), Beth in Dinner With Friends (Cuillo Center), Lise in The One-Eyed Man is King (Fulton Opera), Natasha in Rough Crossing (Geva), Countess Charlotte in A Little Night Music (Capital Rep), Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet (NJ Shakespeare Fest), Jenny in Three Penny Opera (NJ Shakespeare Fest), KC in Three Postcards (Portland Stage), Ann/Meryl in The Times (Long Wharf Theatre), Julia in The Making of Americans (Baltimore Center Stage), Brooke/Vicki in Noises Off (Penn Center Stage), Styopa in Barbarians (Williamstown Theatre), Duchess of York in Richard III (Champlain Shakespeare Fest)
TV/Film: Law & Order:CI, The Women (Great Performances on PBS), As The World Turns, Guiding Light, P.S: I Love You, Forbidden Love
Gayton is a member of The Actors Center Workshop Company, and studied acting with William Esper.