Hunt Hill Farm presents abenefit for New Milford's beloved Hunt Hill Farm, founded by Skitch Henderson and his wife Ruth in 1972. A Skitch in Time was originally presented in New York City in April 2018, conceived by Lynn Henderson (no relation) as a tribute to her friend and mentor Skitch, the founder of the New York Pops Orchestra, Director of the NBC Orchestra and the Tonight Show bandleader under both Steve Allen and Johnny Carson.
"A Skitch in Time is bewitching and emotionally accessible. Skitch would have been proud." - Cabaret Scenes Magazine
"Lynn Henderson projects a rare and pure joy." - Broadway World
Lynn, a resident of Litchfield County for many years before moving into Manhattan in 2014, is known for taste and style throughout several cabaret shows she's performed in New York City, as well as her two recordings of Great American Songbook music. Douglas J. Cohen, her musical director, arranger and accompanist, will join her at Hunt Hill Farm with bassist Bob Sabin and Special Guest, New York Pops percussionist and founder of the DIVA Jazz Orchestra, Sherrie Maricle. Powerhouse entertainer and multiple award-winning actress-singer, Klea Blackhurst, directs.
Douglas J. Cohen, Music Director, pianist and vocalist;
Bob Sabin, bass; Sherrie Maricle, drums.... and Lynn Henderson, "girl singer".
Klea Blackhurst, Director