Daisy Werthan in Driving Miss Daisy
Ann received her first SFBATCC award as Best Actress for this production which was originally produced in 2011 with Diablo Actors Ensemble in Walnut Creek. During the past several years Ann has graced the stage at Diablo Actors Ensemble with a variety of roles: Grace in Grace and Glorie; Fonsia in The Gin Game; Rose in The Last Romance; Ouiser in Steel Magnolias, and as Mrs. Baker in Butterflies are Free. Ms. Kendrick also performed in Town Hall Theatre’s production of Pygmalion as Mrs. Higgins; Ouiser in Contra Costa Civic theatre’s production of Steel Magnolias, as well as their productions of Bleacher Bums and Great Expectations. Other favorite roles include Guys and Dolls and Fiddler on the Roof with Contra Costa Musical Theater, and Hannah in The Spitfire Grill for Contra Costa Christian Theatre. Ann proudly announces that she has recently been signed by Marla Del Talent Agency in San Francisco. She would like to thank her Amazing husband, John, and her dazzling daughters, Courtney and Megan, for their constant encouragement and support!!! This performance is dedicated to Ryan. “I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear” -Martin Luther King, Jr.