Musical Theatre; Dance
Ms. Scott’s professional career provided her the opportunity to work directly with many of the most influential musical theatre greats including Harold Prince, Stephen Sondheim, Trevor Nunn and Michael Bennett. She was seen in the original National and International touring companies of A Chorus Line as both Maggie and Diana Morales as well as the Broadway production of Peter Pan as Wendy. After working on the Broadway production of Merrily We Roll Along, she joined the original LA Company of Cats. Along the way she has performed in numerous productions in Summer Stock, Dinner Theatre, Regional Theatre, NY industrials and television. She has choreographed for Opera San José, The Barn Theatre in Michigan, The Diamond Circle Theatre in Colorado The Dupree Showcase Theatre in Los Angeles and several Silicon Valley industrial shows.
After relocating to the Bay Area in 1987, she began work at Cabrillo Stage as choreographer for My Fair Lady. Since then, she has directed and choreographed for Cabrillo Stage their productions of Annie, Some Like It Hot, Honk, Kiss Me Kate, Guys and Dolls, Swing, Hairspray, A Chorus Line, La Cage Aux Folle, Altar Boyz, Mary Poppins and currently Chicago, while squeezing in her own occasional return to the stage.
To learn more about Ms. Scott please visit: http://www.sjsu.edu/dance/faculty_staff/faculty_staff_directory/scott_janie/