Where was Studio 54 in New York City?

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Where was Studio 54 in New York City?

A look back at the epicenter of NYC nightlife, presented by Getty Images. In this 1978 picture, crowds line up for entry into Manhattan’s renowned disco and nightclub Studio 54, located at 254 West 54th Street. Clubgoers dance amid light towers on the dance floor at Studio 54 on May 15, 1978.

When did Steve Rubell and Ian Schrager Open Studio 54?

In 1977, Steve Rubell and Ian Schrager opened a nightclub in the building, retaining many of former TV and theatrical sets and naming it for its street.

How did the magic of Studio 54 start?

It started at the door, where crowds were kept behind a velvet rope and doormen lifted it only for the famous, the outrageous, the beautiful and the unusual. Who they let in at the door was what created the magic and the freedom on the floor. Everyone wanted in.

Why did the owners of Studio 54 go to jail?

Studio 54 was the hottest party spot in the world, defining the disco era in all its ecstasy and excess. But eventually the club was raided and its owners went to jail. Schrager is now opening up about those years for a new documentary about the legendary night spot.

Why do we use metal processing in Arpe studio?

The time disappears while we are searching for new forms, perfect materials and quality. In pursuit to create an object meeting our clients’ expectations, we often employ the latest metal processing technologies. However, the last touches are always made by a person who is looking to deliver perfection. Our drive – the joy of creation.

What kind of craftsmanship does home Arpe use?

During our manufacturing process we combine craftsmanship with the use of latest technologies. This allows us to ensure the highest quality and aesthetically pleasing look of our products. Modern and unique fire pits, planters and outdoor furniture for organic integration to a contemporary garden and outdoor life.

Who was the lighting designer for Studio 54?

Jules Fisher and Paul Marantz, two well-known lighting designers, created the dance floor environment and created movable theatrical sets and lights using the copious existing TV lighting circuits and fly system, which allowed for a dynamic, constantly-changing, environment and with which the crowd could be lit brightly.

Who was the doorman at Studio 54?

Studio 54 doorman Mark Benecke selects who will enter the nightclub, New York, New York, July 27, 1979. Drag queen queuing outside the Studio 54 disco in New York City. Photo of STUDIO 54, outside of club showing queue and name sign circa 1975.

Who was at Studio 54 New Year’s Eve party?

Andy Warhol, Calvin Klein, Brooke Shields and Steve Rubell at Studio 54 circa 1981 in New York City. Elton John circa 1977 at Studio 54 in New York City. Guests attend a New Year’s Eve party at Studio 54 on Jan. 1, 1979, in New York. Actress Monique van Vooren struts her stuff at New York’s Studio 54 in March 1979.

When did Cher perform at Studio 54 in New York?

Disco dancers performing in costume at the opening of Studio 54 in New York City on April 25, 1977. Cher at Studio 54 in 1977 in New York City. A drag queen queuing outside the Studio 54 disco in New York City in 1979. Grace Jones at Studio 54 in New York in March 1979.

Who was at the power look party at Studio 54?

Jonathan Soresi and Jayne Kennedy on the dance floor during the “Somebody Killed Her Husband” preview afterparty to benefit the Association for a Better New York at Studio 54 in 1978. Ara Gallant and Diane von Furstenberg attend the party for Egon Von Furstenberg’s Book “The Power Look” on Sept. 25, 1978, at Studio 54 in New York City.

When did the peacock dance at Studio 54?

A woman dances near the Studio 54 light towers in 1977. Left: A topless woman in a peacock feather headdress dances at Studio 54’s Halloween party in 1977. Right: Clubgoers inhale nitrous oxide (also known as laughing gas) on the dance floor during the 1977 Halloween party. Bartenders pose at Studio 54 in 1982.

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