Edelman, Langford, White, McDaniel and More Join DeRoy Feb. 28 for Evening of Film Songs

News   Edelman, Langford, White, McDaniel and More Join DeRoy Feb. 28 for Evening of Film Songs The acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret series continues Feb. 28 at Birdland in Manhattan.
Gregg Edelman
Gregg Edelman

The evening, entitled The Oscar Show: A Celebration of Academy Award Winning Songs & Movies, begins at 6 PM. DeRoy will be joined on stage by Grammy-winning singer Larry Gatlin, pianist/musical director John McDaniel, Terri White (Finian’s Rainbow), cellist Peter Sachon, four-time Tony nominee Gregg Edelman (1776, Into the Woods, Anna Karenina, City of Angels), London triple-threat Bonnie Langford (Chicago) and Drama Desk Award nominee Christina Bianco. Barry Kleinbort directs the concert, which features musical direction by Lanny Meyers.

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."

Birdland is located in Manhattan at 315 West 44th Street. For tickets, priced $25-$35 (plus a $10 food/beverage minimum), call (212) 581-3080 or visit www.birdlandjazz.com.