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Jamie deRoy & friends

The weekly variety show has been airing archival footage from past shows. Next up, Tony Award Winners Part I airs Monday July 12 @ 8pm

July 10, 2001: Show business tour de force and seven-time TONY® Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy’s long standing weekly program, aptly titled, Jamie deRoy & friends, announces the theme for this week’s program, TONY® Award Winners (Part 1). “Throughout the pandemic, in an effort to keep fans and audiences engaged, we’ve been airing archival videos from past shows. It’s been such fun going through the archives and revisiting all these fantastic shows”, said deRoy.

The weekly variety show has been airing archival footage from past shows. Next up, Tony Award Winners Part I airs Monday July 12 @ 8pm

July 10, 2001: Show business tour de force and seven-time TONY® Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy’s long standing weekly program, aptly titled, Jamie deRoy & friends, announces the theme for this week’s program, TONY® Award Winners (Part 1). “Throughout the pandemic, in an effort to keep fans and audiences engaged, we’ve been airing archival videos from past shows. It’s been such fun going through the archives and revisiting all these fantastic shows”, said deRoy.

The show airs Monday nights at 8 p.m. ET on Spectrum HD Channel 1993 and Verizon FIOS Channel 37 as well as multiple times on East Hampton’s LTV.  

Monday, July 12th’s episode, features a plethora of archival performances from such TONY® Award-winners as:

Karen Ziemba (2000 Best Featured Actress in a Musical TONY® Winner, “Contact”)

“I’ll Build a Stairway to Paradise”

Recorded June 2, 2014 at the Metropolitan Room 

Piano: Ron Abel

Adriane Lenox (2005 Best Featured Actress in a Play TONY® Winner, “Doubt”)

“You Can Be Replaced”

Recorded June 2, 2014 at the Metropolitan Room

Piano: Ron Abel

Bass: Tom Hubbard

Len Cariou (1979 Best Actor in a Musical TONY® Winner, “Sweeney Todd”) 

“Pretty Women” 

Recorded June 11, 2008 at the Metropolitan Room

Piano: Lanny Meyers

Daisy Eagan (1991 Best Featured Actress in a Musical TONY® Winner, “The Secret Garden”) 

“The Babysitter’s Here”

Recorded December 2, 2002 at the Laurie Beechman Theater 

Piano: Rod Hausen

Stephanie J. Block (2019 Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical TONY® Winner, “The Cher Show”)

“He Touched Me”

Recorded September 22, 2014 at Birdland

Piano: Ron Abel

Bass: Tom Hubbard

Chuck Cooper (1997 Best Featured Actor in a Musical TONY® Winner, “The Life”)

“Don’t Take Much” 

Recorded on May 7, 2017 at Birdland 

Piano: Ron Abel

Bass: Tom Hubbard

Lena Hall (2014 Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical TONY® Winner, “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”)

“Maybe I’m Amazed”

Recorded May 17, 2015 at Birdland 

Piano: Ron Abel

Bass: Tom Hubbard

Beth Leavel (2006 Best Featured Actress in a Musical TONY® Winner, “The Drowsy Chaperone”) 

“As I Stumble Along”

Recorded January 27, 2014 at Birdland  

Piano: Ron Abel

Bass: Jered Egan

Drums: Ray Marchica

Proceeds from the events have benefited The Actors Fund: Jamie deRoy & friends Cabaret Initiative which assists those in the cabaret industry who have medical needs and concerns. The Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs honored her with a MAC Award for her many shows that have benefited her signature initiative. The Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret series has been attracting New York audiences for almost 30 years.

Jamie deRoy & friends airs Monday night’s weekly at 8 p.m. ET on Spectrum HD Channel #1993 and Verizon FIOS Channel #37 as well as multiple times on East Hampton’s LTV.