Proceeds from the evening benefit The Actors Fund's newest program, The Jamie deRoy & friends Cabaret Initiative, which has been created "to assist people working in the cabaret industry who seek help for medical needs and concerns made available through the comprehensive services and programs at The Actors Fund."
Barry Kleinbort directs the fundraiser, and Ron Abel serves as musical director along with Tom Hubbard on bass.
Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street, between 8th & 9th Avenues. Tickets are priced $50 VIP, $30 General Seating plus a $10 food/beverage minimum. For reservations, call (212) 581-3080 or visit birdlandjazz.com.