HEDDA LETTUCE (Steven Polito) is known as New York City's premier comic drag queen. Hedda travels trending stages (Carolines on Broadway), major networks (HBO, Comedy Central, MTV), films, commercials and in off-broadway works. She has performed with the likes of Sarah Jessica Parker, Tyra Banks, Vanessa Williams and Madonna on such television shows as Project Runway, Sex and the City and the MTV Movie Awards.
Hedda Lettuce has also appeared on such networks as Logo TV, the Sundance Channel, and Bravo. She contributes to the GLAAD Award-winning Derek and Romaine Show and was cast in Musical Chairs (2011), Go Go Crazy (2011, from the producers of The Big Gay Musical), Violet Tendencies (2010), The Look (2003) and To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995).
Locally, Hedda hosts the regularly sold-out shows, Lettuce Rejoice and Hedda Presents the Classics. Her artistic works are on permanent display at East of Eighth in Chelsea.
Hedda Lettuce has had the pleasure of working with charity and community events of notoriety. She is also an ordained Reverend performing weddings for all couples.