The 7:30 PM presentation of Jamie deRoy & friends will feature the talents of comic Eddie Brill, two-time Tony nominee Penny Fuller, singer Hilary Kole, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Victoria Shaw and recent Adrift in Macao star Michele Ragusa. Barry Kleinbort will direct the evening with musical direction by Paul Greenwood. Upcoming deRoy & friends evenings are scheduled for Thursdays, April 26, May 31 and June 28; guests will include Melissa Errico, Heather Mac Rae, William Finn, Donna Lynne Champlin and Mary Bond Davis, among others. Larry Gatlin will appear at shows scheduled for May 15 and 16.
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.