The 7:30 PM performance, hosted by deRoy, will feature performances by former Hairspray star Kathy Brier, two-time Tony nominee Penny Fuller, singer-songwriter Jeff Blumenkrantz, mind reader and magician Benjamin Levy and MAC-winning comedienne Jessica Kirson. The evening will be directed by Barry Kleinbort with musical direction by Lanny Meyers. Additional "Jamie deRoy & Friends" evenings are scheduled for June 28 and July 26, also at 7:30 PM.
Jamie deRoy, a stand-up comic, singer and hostess, has been a longtime fixture on the New York cabaret scene. She is the winner of eight MAC Awards, four Back Stage Bistro Awards, nine Telly Awards and is an Emmy-nominated producer of Channel 13's "CityArts."
The Metropolitan Room is located in Manhattan at 34 West 22nd Street. There is a $20 cover charge and a two-drink minimum; call (212) 206-0440 for reservations.