His play, "The Kentucky Cycle," was performed at the Pegasus Players in Chicago, Illinois with John Alcott, Elizabeth Laidlaw and Nick Offerman in the cast. The crew included Joe Cerqua (sound designer), Warner Crocker (director), Joanne Witzkowski Kalec (costume designer), and Shannon McKinney (lighting designer).
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His wife Maria Dahvana Headley wrote a memoir titled "The Year of Yes," in which she accepted every date offer for a year. The book concludes with her falling in love with Schenkkan, who is referred to as "the Playwright.".