Starting off in community theatre at The Hollywood Playhouse, the Ann White Theatre, and the Black Renaissance Theatre where she gained valuable experience and exposure.
Dorothy has also performed at Gablestage at the Biltmore Hotel and Actors Playhouse both in Coral Gables Florida, M Ensemble, and the Actors Studio in Charlotte North Carolina.
Her most memorable performance was Mrs. Dickson In “Intimate Apparel” at Gablestage which won a Pulitzer prize written by Lynn Nottage.
Her reputation as a reliable and consummate performer, enabled her to be cast in several plays without auditioning.
Her delivery was always on point and she has an amazing singing voice that would fill a room.
Her motto of “be the best of whatever you are” is the foundation that she stands on today.