My 2nd Act - Backstories

My 2nd Act - Backstories

We sat down with the women performing in My 2nd Act to gain a deeper insight of their lives before the show.

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My 2nd Act - Backstories
  • Rhonda's Story

    Rhonda C. Hicks is a wife, mother of two, corporate IT professional, entrepreneur and cancer survivor. She is CEO of Amazing Grace Event Management and currently serves as President of the Raleigh-Durham Chapter for the National Association for Professional Women. Her most recent venture is Ralei...

  • Karen's Story

    Karen has been a Speech Pathologist working in the medical eld for over 18 years. Originally from South Florida, she now considers Birmingham her home. She loves her fur babies, traveling and cooking for her family! One day she plans to retire to a beautiful beach with a fruity drink in hand!! H...

  • Angela's Story

    Charlotte resident Angela “Jersi” Baker is the single proud mom of her 24-year old son, and is surviving stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Born and raised in the north, this Jersey gal loves to live like no other and is on a personal mission to spend her free time traveling, making memories, and ...

  • Scarlett's Story

    Scarlett returns to the Birmingham production of My 2nd Act this year as Producer, after participating as a cast member in Alabama’s inaugural production last year. Scarlett is a four-year survivor of triple negative breast cancer. In her 2nd act, she enjoys ironing church linens, discovering odd...

  • Karla & Jackie's Story

    Jackie Ross - Life began and it’s still going on 71 years for this educator. While there have been some bumps and bruises along the way, all have made Jackie the person that she is today. After 37 years in education, her only “ask” is she said or did something to make her students lives the bette...

  • Tara's Story

    Tara Dunsmore is a four-year breast cancer survivor, nurse, mother of three beautiful children, and a Certi ed areola tattoo artist. At the age of 39, Tara was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma. In April 2014, Tara founded Pink Ink Tattoo LLC. Tara also serves as Raleigh’s Producer of My 2...