The April 19 evening (at 8:30 PM) at the West Bank Café's Laurie Beechman Theatre will offer a performance from Llana as well as songs rendered by Barbara Fasano, Adam James, Adam Mastrelli, Mitchell Olson, Debra Pitkin and special surprise guests. Barry Kleinbort will direct the concert, which will feature musical direction by Lanny Meyers. Jose Llana recently starred opposite Lea Salonga in the Broadway revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Flower Drum Song. He also appeared on Broadway in The King and I and Streetcorner Symphony and was seen Off-Broadway in Saturn Returns: A Concert and On the Town.
Tickets for Jamie deRoy & friends are priced at $20 — $15 for MAC members — and there is a one-drink minimum; call (212) 695-6909 for reservations. The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located in New York City at 407 West 42nd Street.
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 seven MAC Awards, and her acclaimed variety show, "Jamie deRoy & friends," is celebrating its twelfth year.