Jamie deRoy & friends

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presents an evening at

Metropolitan Room

Featuring

Loni Ackerman * Michael Amante *

* Judy Gold *Valarie Pettiford *

Tonya Pinkins * Giselle Wolf

Friday, December 28th at 7PM

 Join celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy when she hosts an evening of her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie deRoy & friends, on Friday, December 28th (7PM) at Manhattan’s cabaret hot-spot Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street ~ btw. 5th & 6th Avenues).

Joining Jamie on this holiday evening will be Broadway favorite Loni Ackerman; Singer, performer and concert sensation Michael Amante;  two-time Emmy Award-winning comedian Judy Gold; Tony Award-nominated actress and singer Valarie Pettiford; Broadway veteran  and Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins and  London’s own stage, TV and cabaret star Giselle Wolf. Ron Abel will serve as musical director and Barry Kleinbort will direct.

 The colorful cabaret series, which has been thrilling New York City audiences for the past 21 years and serves as the basis for deRoy's award-winning cable television show, spotlights a wide variety of well-known entertainers and newcomers lighting up the cabaret, theater, and comedy worlds.

JAMIE deROY has won eight MAC Awards, four Back Stage Bistro Awards, ten Telly Awards and CaB Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her extensive work on both stage and screen. Jamie has appeared onstage with Joan Rivers and has headlined at many of New York’s major clubs. She has produced nine CDs in the Jamie deRoy & friends series on Harbinger and PS Classics labels. Her theatre producing credits include the upcoming production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella on Broadway as well as the just opened My Name is Asher Lev Off Broadway.  Other credits include:  Nice Work If You Can Get It, Peter and the StarcatcherMother F**ker with a HatCatch Me If You CanThe Addams Family, Lend Me A TenorFinian's Rainbow, Ragtime, Enron, A Behanding In Spokane, The Norman Conquests (TONY, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards winner for Best Play Revival), Desire Under the ElmsAll About Me, Blithe SpiritImpressionismSpeed-the-Plow, Arthur Miller's All My Sons,The Seagull, George Steven Jr.'s Thurgood, Clifford Odets' The Country Girl, David Mamet’s NovemberJay Johnson: The Two and OnlyChita Rivera: The Dancer’s Life, and Say Goodnight Gracie; Off-Broadway: Forbidden Broadway – Alive and KickingHarrison, TX (Primary Stages), Beebo Brinker Chronicles, Make Me A Song: The Music of William Finn, Dividing The Estate (Outer Critics Circle Award), Opus, Spalding Gray: Stories Left To Tell, Athol Fugard’s Exits and Entrances, Christopher Durang’s Adrift in Macao, A.R. Gurney's Black TieBuffalo Gal and Indian Blood (Outer Critics Circle Award)Terrence McNally’s Dedication or The Stuff of Dreams, and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged). Her London credits include: MargueriteMake Me a Song and The King’s Speech. Other TV and film producing credits include the Emmy-nominated "The Biggest Little Operas in Town" for Channel 13 and Rick McKay’s documentary Broadway: The Golden Age. Her acting credits include appearances on the television shows “Alice,” “Spiderman” and “Knight Rider,” and in the films GoodFellas, Raging Bull, See No Evil, Hear No Evil and Married to It. Onstage, Jamie appeared with Rene Auberjonois in The Threepenny Opera, as well as in The Drunkard with musical direction by Barry Manilow.

Jamie deRoy & friends at the Metropolitan Room (34 West 22nd Street ~ btw. 5th & 6th Avenues) on Friday, December 28th (7PM) has a $30 cover charge plus a 2 beverage minimum. For reservations, please call 212-206-0440.