Jamie deRoy & friends, the award-winning variety show hosted by producer and performer deRoy, returns to Birdland April 17 at 6 PM to benefit The Actors Fund: Jamie deRoy & friends Cabaret Initiative.
Scheduled performers include David Friedman, Cory Kahaney, N’Kenge, Howard McGillin, Robert Creighton and Brad Oscar. Barry Kleinbort directs the evening with musical direction by Ron Abel. Tom Hubbard is featured on bass.
DeRoy has won three Tony Awards, eight MAC Awards, four Back Stage Bistro Awards and ten Telly Awards for her extensive work on both stage and screen. She has produced nine CDs in the Jamie deRoy & friends series, all of which are available on Harbinger and PS Classics labels.
Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street in New York. Cover charges range from $35-$60 with a $10 food and beverage minimum. Visit BirdlandJazz.com.