Performer Profile

Melinda MacDonald

Melinda’s working relationship with J. Kent Barnhart pre-dates the 1995 inception of Quality Hill Playhouse. However, since QHP opened its doors in 1995, Melinda has been a staple in the storied Quality Hill Playhouse production history. Favorite QHP productions include: ALL SINATRA (4x), LET’S DO IT, OH, COWARD!, BLUES IN THE NIGHT, YOUR HIT PARADE, CABARET SWINGS and STILL SWINGIN’. Melinda is a private voice teacher with a thriving studio. She is an active volunteer with Kansas City Young Matrons servicing numerous local non-profit agencies. Her passions include gardening, sailing, painting and, of course, her amazing husband, Darold Frenzen! They share their home with feline friends Lucy and Leo, the canine comedy duo, Laddie and Teddy and a lint brush!