Celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy brings her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie deRoy & friends to present Strings Attached. . .. The event is to benefit The New York City Police Foundation. The evening will be presented by Jim Caruso in association with Theatermania.com, and is an official participant in the 2005 New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF).
This special event will feature artists along with stringed instruments - violins and guitars. The lineup includes Tony nominated Ann Crumb, who not only sings but plays violin; singer-songwriter Randi Driscoll, from the Broadway revival of "Cabaret;" Leenya Rideout, who will play the violin; the very clever musical duo of Buskin and Batteau, (guitars and violin); violinist Todd Sullivan; and comic/guitarist Demetri Martin. Barry Kleinbort is director of Jamie deRoy & friends and Lanny Meyers will serve as musical director.