2016 MAC award winner, Doris Dear, the inner Housewife of Ray DeForest, returns to the Rumpus Room at Feinstein’s/54 Below for a one night only event: “The Doris Dear Birthday Special”. Come by, grab a whiskey Sour and join Doris and her many friends that are dropping by to sing a Happy Birthday tune for Doris! The Rumpus Room will be full of rousing numbers from Broadway and the radio … as well as some fun original stories. So come join us in the Rumpus Room for a good old fashioned variety “special” that leaves you smiling and humming your whole way home.
Doris Dear has been featured in movies (Men in Black 3, The Normal Heart), TV shows (The Carrie Diaries), and heard around the world. The show was written by Dramatist Guild and SAG/AFTRA National LGBT Board Member Ray DeForest, directed by the award-winning director Lina Koutrakos and musical directed by the award-winning Rick Jensen.