Abby Kurnit (Scrubwoman,Ensemble)and Jeffrey Kurnit (Mr. Gatch)
are Life Members of VLOG in their 28th year with the group. They have served in a variety of roles, both on and offstage. Most recently, Jeff played Pish-Tush in The Mikado and Senator Brockbank in Call Me Madam while Abby was a bar patron in Brigadoon and Grand Duchess Sophie in Call Me Madam. In addition, both of them served as rehearsal stage managers for Brigadoon. They are also delighted that they have dragged their children into VLOG. Their daughter Miriam, a VLOG veteran, will be graduating from Barnard College in May. Their son Sam, a 10th grader at White Plains H.S., is a regular fixture of VLOGıs backstage crew. In "real" life, Abby is Lead Teacher of the Science Dept. at Pelham Memorial H.S. in Pelham, NY, and Jeff is an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Basic Educational Skills at Queensborough Community College, CUNY.