J.B. is a prolific screenwriter of movies and miniseries for television.  He is also an accomplished musician.  This adaptation of A Christmas Carol is his first work for the stage.


Composer / Lyricist / Arranger has had an extraordinary and versatile career. In the late 60’s he was a member and principal writer of the legendary Raven, a Buffalo, New York-based band that went on to become a favorite of musicians all around the country. Playing keyboards and saxophone, he toured world wide for several years with the group America. A musician’s musician, Jimmy is at home playing or writing in all styles, from tough roadhouse shuffling to string quartets and straight-ahead jazz.