Thandiwe DeShazor (Belize) Thandiwe is thrilled to be returning to Actor’s Express where he was last seen in The Legend of Georgia McBride. Atlanta: Tomcat. Regional: Pomo Afro Homo’s Fierce Love, Armstrong Kid (off-Broadway), Before the Dream: The Richard Wright Project (Oakland Public Theater) TV: Lodge 49, Homicide Hunter, Swamp Murders, Fatal Attraction. . He received a grant from the Queer Cultural Center in San Francisco to produce his one man show Children of the Last Days. Originally from Detroit, he was member of Oakland University’s Actor Apprenticeship Program. He is the writer and director of Natural Woman: An Aretha Story.