Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room

On March 18, cabaret performer Jamie deRoy hosted an evening of her Multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie deRoy & Friends at the intimate cabaret hot-spot Metropolitan Room.

Joining Jamie on this spring evening were classical violinist Daisy Jopling, comedy's lovable Queen of Mean, Lisa Lampanelli, ten-time MAC Award winner and three-time Bistro Award winner Karen Mason (Wonderland, Mamma Mia!); Tony Award nominee Valarie Pettiford (Fosse, Sophisticated Ladies), writer/comedian/political satirist and CBS & Food Channel personality Mo Rocca and award-winning songwriter (The River, Garth Brooks; Nobody Wants To Be Lonely, Ricky Martin & Christina Aguilera) and recording artist, Victoria Shaw. Ron Abel served as musical director and Barry Kleinbort directed. Check out photo coverage below!

The colorful cabaret series, which has been entertaining 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.

For more information on Metropolitan room events, visit www.metropolitanroom.com.

Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Jamie deRoy & Friends

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
The Friends Karen Mason, Victoria Shaw, Lisa Lampanelli, Jamie deRoy, Mo Rocca,Valarie Pettiford, Daisy Jopling, Ron Abel

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Mo Rocca & Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Mo Rocca & Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Mo Rocca & Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Victoria Shaw

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Lisa Lampanelli

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Jamie deRoy & Lisa Lampanelli

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
The Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Valarie Pettiford

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Music Director Ron Abel & Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Karen Mason

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Ron Abel & Valarie Pettiford

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Valarie Pettiford

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Karen Mason

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Daisy Shaw

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Tony Lo Bianco & Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Jamie deRoy

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room
Bernard Furshpan & LLisa Lampanelli

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room

Photo Coverage: Mo Rocca, Karen Mason, Lisa Lampanelli et al. Join Jamie deRoy & Friends at the Metropolitan Room




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Stephen Sorokoff Stephen's life seems to have always revolved around a camera and a piano. He studied at Manhattan School of Music and performed in the "Borsht Belt" during college vacations, where in the true DIRTY DANCING tradition he met his wife Eda. Stephen was a Board Member of the First All Children's Theater and his wife, a classical pianist, is a Board Member of Barrington Stage Co. In between he made time to be CEO of a multi national machinery company and President of a domestic Textile Mfg. Co. In retirement, he now takes pictures of his 5 grandchildren and various other performers.