Scat

Original Performance on December 4, 1986

1986 – Scat is an excerpt of Maida Withers Dance Construction Company work, Obsession – America’s Obsession with Sex.  Scat is a loose-limbed spoof reminiscent of Be-Bop.

Scat was performed as a trio with Melody Joy Ruffin, Taffy Schaeffer-Merkert and Annetta Wade, December 4, 1986 at Prince George’s Playhouse.

Music was by Herbie Hancock for the Prince George’s performance and Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre, Washington, DC

What the press is saying

"Withers on a small scale..." Michael Kriegsman

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  • Prince George's Playhouse(map) on December 4, 1986