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Tribute to Jamie deRoy

Friars Club honors Jamie deRoy

April 12, 2018:  The New York Friars Club, 57 West 55th Street, honored show business impresario Jamie DeRoy at a celebration marking her 30th anniversary as one of the Club’s first  female members. Jamie was one of eight women that included Liza Minnelli, Joan Rivers, and Brooke Shields.

Jamie deRoy

Friars Club honors Jamie deRoy

April 12, 2018:  The New York Friars Club, 57 West 55th Street, honored show business impresario Jamie DeRoy at a celebration marking her 30th anniversary as one of the Club’s first  female members. Jamie was one of eight women that included Liza Minnelli, Joan Rivers, and Brooke Shields.

A stellar cast of Broadway’s finest performed Wednesday at the one-night only event hosted by the multi-award-winning comedian Judy Gold. Festivities included cocktails, and dinner with  special performances by a roster of star-studded Broadway luminaries that included  Chuck Cooper, Jim Dale, Penny Fuller, Larry Gatlin, Julie Gold, Rupert Holmes, FrancesRuffelle, and Benjamin Scheuer.

Barry Kleinbort directed the evening with musical direction by Ron Abel

Photography: Maryann Lopinto

Jamie deRoy
Benjamin Scheuer
Julie Gold, Judy Gold
Chuck Cooper
Frances Ruffelle
Jim Dale
CEO Actors Fund Joseph Benincasa
Judy Gold
Bob Spiotto
Penny Fuller
Rupert Holmes
Jim Dale, Larry Gatlin, Julie Gold, Rupert Holmes, Jamie deRoy, Chuck Cooper, Penny Fuller, Ron Abel, Frances Ruffelle, Judy Gold, Benjamin Scheuer, Bob Spiotto

Photography: Rose Billings

Bill Boggs, Jamie deRoy
Larry Gatlin, Benjamin Scheuer
Jim Dale, Penny Fuller, Judy Gold
Frances Ruffelle, Penny Fuller