Join Celebrated Cabaret Performer Jamie DeRoy For An Evening of Colorful Cabaret Entertainment !March 12, 2008 - by CityGuide News
Jamie deRoy & friends
An Evening of Cabaret Entertainment
Tuesday, April 1st at Metropolitan Room
(Voted 'Best Cabaret' For "Best Of New York", By New York Magazine.)
Nancy Anderson * Heather Bixler * Natalie Douglas *Teri Ralston *
Michael Somerville * Cast of “Rendezvous”
Celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy begins a monthly cabaret series of her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie de Roy & friends on Tuesday, April 1st ( 7:30PM) at the New York hotspot Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street ~between 5th & 6th Avenues). The following monthly performance dates will be May 14th and June 11th.
Joining Jamie deRoy on April 1st will be: accomplished actress and singer, both abroad and in the US, Drama Desk and Olivier Award nominee Nancy Anderson ; violinist Heather Bixler ; multiple MAC Award-winning songstress Natalie Douglas ; Broadway veteran, currently co-starring in Marcy in the Galaxy , Teri Ralston ; rising stand-up comic and Glamour magazine’s new ‘Jake,’ Michael Somerville and the cast of the critically acclaimed “ Rendezvous… An Evening with Piaf, Brel, Aznavour & Friends .” Barry Kleinbort is the director of Jamie deRoy & friends and Shelly Markham will serve as musical director.
The colorful cabaret series, which has been thrilling New York City audiences for the past 16 years and serves as the basis for deRoy's award-winning cable television show, spotlights a wide variety of well-known entertainers and newcomers lighting up the cabaret, theater, and comedy worlds.
JAMIE deROY has won eight MAC Awards, four Back Stage Bistro Awards, ten Telly Awards and CaB Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her extensive work on both stage and screen. Jamie has appeared onstage with Joan Rivers and has headlined at many of New York’s major clubs. She has produced eight CDs in the Jamie deRoy & friends series on the Harbinger and PS Classics labels. Her theatre producing credits include Broadway: The Country Girl , David Mamet’s November , Jay Johnson: The Two and Only , Chita Rivera: The Dancer’s Life , and Say Goodnight Gracie ; Off-Broadway: Beebo Brinker Chronicles, Make Me A Song: The Music of William Finn, Dividing The Estate, Opus, Spalding Gray: Stories Left To Tell, Athol Fugard’s Exits and Entrances, Christopher Durang’s Adrift in Macao, A.R. Gurney's Indian Blood (Outer Critics Circle Award) , Terrence McNally’s Dedication or The Stuff of Dreams, and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) . Her TV and film producing credits include the Emmy-nominated "The Biggest Little Operas in Town" for Channel 13 and Rick McKay’s documentary Broadway: The Golden Age . Her acting credits include appearances on the television shows “Alice,” “Spiderman” and “Knight Rider,” and in the films GoodFellas, Raging Bull, See No Evil, Hear No Evil and Married to It. Onstage, Jamie appeared with Rene Auberjonois in The Threepenny Opera , as well as in The Drunkard with musical direction by Barry Manilow.
* Join Jamie deRoy & friends .....
WHERE: Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street /between 5th and 6th Avenues)
HOW MUCH: $ 25 cover charge plus a $15 minimum.
For reservations, please call (212) 206-0440. Program is subject to change.
For more infor visit: http://www.jamiederoy.com