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James M. 'Jamie' Scott, a costumer designer whose work was featured in both the theater and opera

James M. 'Jamie' Scott, a costumer designer whose work was featured in both the theater and opera

James M. “Jamie” Scott, a Catonsville native and noted costume designer whose work was featured on the stage and in operas, died Sept. 20 of liver cancer at Bebee Medical Center in Lewes, Del. He was 56.

The son of Thomas M. Scott III, a Union Trust Co. executive vice president, and Anne N. Scott, a Baltimore County public schools educator, James Matheson Scott was born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville.

While a student at Catonsville High School, Mr. Scott performed in a number of plays.

“Jamie was extremely talented, very bright, and such a star. I remember seeing him in a production of ‘Anything Goes’ in the mid-1970s,” said Margaret Bowler, a retired...

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