The 7:30 PM performance, hosted by deRoy, salutes the upcoming Tony Awards with an evening featuring songs from Tony-winning musicals. Those scheduled to perform include Tony winners Len Cariou, Debbie Gravitte and Charles Strouse as well as Avenue Q Tony nominee Stephanie D'Abruzzo, former Evita Loni Ackerman, MAC Award winners KT Sullivan and Amy Wolk, jazz pianist Jon Weber and cabaret singers Tanya Holt and Josh Scheer. Barry Kleinbort directs the evening with musical direction by Ron Abel.
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 $25 cover charge and a $15 minimum; call (212) 206-0440 for reservations.