A Dreamer Is Born
Longview TX Native, Dedrick Weathersby born with a purpose to impact others and perform on stage.
The Birth Of a Performer
Dedrick Weathersby was born in Marshall Memorial Hospital in Marshall Texas to Carolyn Hutchinson and Alvin Weathersby. He attended Kitty College as a toddler and his mother soon moved to Longview TX. Dedrick grew up on Green street of Longview TX. Dedrick's mother, remembers the exact words and art project in which Dedrick described his dreams. Dedrick's dream was to be a famous actor and his mother stated it never changed. His first production (The Nutcracker) was at Pinewood Park under the direction of the Late Mrs, Delia Williams. His intermediate training would come from Award winning Teacher Mrs. Mattie Cuba; Productions to name a few, CHRISTMAS COMES TO DETROIT LOUIE, HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR GRANDPA, And numerous one act competition pieces. His high school training would come from another award winning teacher, Mrs. Pam McMercer of Longview High School. Productions would be, ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, JOSEPH, OKLAHOMA, MARRIAGE OF BETTE AND BOO, LIL ABNER, ETC.