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J.A.M.O.T. – Just a Matter of Time: the Musical
November 14, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
What happens when Time disappears? Mayhem, Magic and Wonders.
Award-winning children’s book writer, artist and playwright, Sandra Dutton, and a stellar creative team and cast, invite you to enjoy all the fun in this profoundly whimsical original and world premiere musical, JAMOT: Just a Matter of Time. (November 14-17, 2019, at the Bridge Street Theatre, Catskill – www.bridget.org )( Sunday matinee at 2 pm, all other performances at 7:30 pm)
Composer and Music Director, Scott Petito, is an award-winning composer, producer and engineer. He is a gifted bassist and multi-instrumentalist who has performed on hundreds of recordings in many musical styles. Scott is particularly well-known for his work in the folk and jazz genres, working with such musicians as: James Taylor, Pete Seeger, Jack DeJohnette, Don Byron and Dave Brubeck. Scott studied composition and arranging at Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Choreographer Rachel Kappel brings her high energy and love of teaching dance to JAMOT: Just a Matter of Time. Rachel began her study of dance at age 9 with Jean Viliers at Sternfeld Dance in Hudson. Rachel is an Adjunct Instructor for Dance 101 and 102, and Instructor for Performance Dance, an adult dance class, at Columbia Greene Community College, where she is also Director of Admissions. At the College she also choreographs and directs the Annual Spring Dance Show. Rachel graduated from Russell Sage College with a bachelor’s degree in Arts Management; at Sage she also studied ballet, jazz and modern dance.
Playwright and Director, Sandra Dutton, has been winning national and international recognition for her creative work since she was graduated from Indiana University with a B.A. in Art; Sandra also has an M.A. in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University, and a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition from the University of Louisville. Her most recent novel, Mary Mae and the Gospel Truth (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) was honored with a full-page ad in Horn Book, and a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly. Her family has a long literary tradition. Both of her sisters are award-winning writers, and her ancestor, Frank M. Pixley, was founder, publisher and editor of The San Francisco Argonaut, and was a close friend of Mark Twain.
This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Greene County Council on the Arts.
We are partnered with Community Action of Greene County.