It’s a clarion choice for Schultz, who is an unknown quantity for most theatergoers in North Texas. It certainly signals her commitment to diverse and edgy work by and about black, gay, radical subjects and artists.
There was a period of time when I got asked a lot if I was straight or gay, because I lived with a lesbian who is a playwright. I’d say, I’m not gay, but [as with many in the LGBT community] I have felt like an outsider for most of my life
If Hennen looks familiar to you, there’s a reason. She’s a talented actress in North Texas, who won a Dallas-Fort Worth Theater Critics Forum Award in 2011 for her intoxicating ditzy blonde role in Uptown Players’ Victor/Victoria