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  Copacabana (nightclub) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The nightclub was the setting for the last-ever performance of Martin and Lewis, on July 25, 1956.
This nightclub achieved a degree of notoriety due to a May 16, 1957 incident involving members of the New York Yankees.
The Copacabana club is located on 34th Street and 11th Avenue on the west side of Manhattan, but its former location was 10 East 60th.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Copacabana_(nightclub)   (274 words)

  
 Copacabana's Costumes
COPACABANA Set in 1940s New York at the world famous Copacabana nightclub, this multi-sensual musical extravaganza transports us back to an era when 'music and passion were always in fashion'.
Copacabana, Female Copacabana, Male Rumba Party Female Rumba Party Male South of the Border Female Costume Male Costume Fiesta Costumes Her Name Was Lola Barry Manilow's Copacabana, is based on Manilow's hit song "Copacabana." The show's plot involves a songwriter working on a composition about the Copacabana.
Copacabana The Copacabana tale is set in the heart of the swinging nightclub scene of the 1940s.
www.mtco.com /~sullivan/costumes/copacabana   (1453 words)

  
 Copacabana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Copacabana is a borough located in the southern zone of the city Rio de Janeiro, famous for its 4 km beach.
After Copacabana there is the small Arpoador beach, followed by the famous borough of Ipanema, and then the borough of Leblon.
Copacabana is home to 400,000 people, making it one of the most densely populated neighbourhoods in the world.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Copacabana   (298 words)

  
 Night Club NYC
Bed in NYC is a nightclub which is the first downtown restaurant to combine two dining floors with a 360-degree rooftop view of the midtown New York skyline.
The Copacabana in NYC is the hot spot for Latin swingers and fast-footed friends.
The Copacabana nightclub in NYC also draws an older crowd, since those who are over twenty-one are the only ones permitted most nights of the week.
www.nightclubnycguide.com   (1000 words)

  
 Copacabana (1947)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Unfortunately Hollywood has a recurring tendency of shamefully wasting unconventional talent and "Copacabana" is a sad proof of it.
There are four essential things missing in "Copacabana": a) a decent script; b) a bigger budget; c) a minimally creative director and d) Technicolor.
"Copacabana" is a rather a disappointment, but fans of Carmen and Groucho will want to see it anyway.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0039277   (492 words)

  
 Two Guitars Nightclub   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Way back when (from the late 40's to the early 50's), there was a Russian nightclub on 244 east 14th St. in New York City called TWO GUITARS.
These performers were of Russian origin or at least claimed to be, so that they could perform at this particular venue.
Although none of them went on to become household names, you can see from the elaborate photography that they were touted as professional acts by their agents and the now-defunct Two Guitars nightclub.
www.bigbandsandbignames.com /TwoGuitars.html   (218 words)

  
 Blogilow:
A Barry Manilow News Blog » Review of Copacabana
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Copacabana is back, and the glamorous nightspot where music and passion are always in fashion will be at the Brunton Theatre from tonight, when amateur production company Encore bring the smash musical back to town.
He is carried back to the Copacabana nightclub in New York City, where Lola Lamar, a hopeful showgirl, is launched on the path to stardom as a Copa Girl with the help of bartender boyfriend Tony Starr.
Captivated by her showgirl performance, a villainous Rico whisks her away to the Tropicana nightclub in Havana.
www.keleka.net /blogilow/index.php?itemid=31   (327 words)

  
 Copacabana New York Nightclub - 1949   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In all the years it has gained a nationwide reputation for its excellent shows, fine music and gilt-edged atmosphere, the Copacabana, 10 E. 60th St., has been doing an outstanding job of preparing food in immaculate
So often I had heard the remark: "We never knew a night club could serve such food" that I decided to meet the chefs.
Mary Raye and Naldi, the dancers, have just joined the show as featured performers, with the Copa girls youthful singers and dancers comprising the rest of the entertainment.
www.bigbandsandbignames.com /copacabana.html   (587 words)

  
 Catholic Culture : Document Library : Copacabana Patroness of Bolivia
Many of the flashiest cities of the world have at least one nightclub called by that name.
But the original title was quite different: the name of Copacabana was carried away by Brazilian fishermen from the Lake Titicaca where they had been saved from one of those violent storms that rage on the treacherous mountain lakes.
Thus, Copacabana is one of the most interesting shrines in South America, closely connected with the life of the population and affecting their daily existence.
www.catholicculture.org /docs/doc_view.cfm?recnum=3180   (677 words)

  
 q-m.org
Copacabana, Bolivia, a town on the shores of Lake Titicaca.
Copacabana, a district of Rio de Janeiro, named after the Bolivian town.
Copacabana (nightclub), named after the district in Rio.
www.q-m.org   (1449 words)

  
 LINCOLN PARTNERS TO UNVEIL THE NEW COPACABANA NIGHTCLUB   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The new Copacabana nightclub, which was immortalized and made internationally famous by Barry Manilow, features food, a stage large enough to accommodate a 20-piece band, and over-sized dance floors for salsa, merengue, hip-hop and neosoul.
Founded in the early 1940's by Jules Pudell, the Copacabana has had two locations, at 10 East 60th Street and 617 57th Street, hosting the who's who in entertainment for the next 50 years.
Among the new vehicles slated for introduction throughout the year are the redesigned Navigator, the all-new Aviator SUV, a refreshened LS sports sedan and a totally redesigned Town Car.
media.ford.com /print_doc.cfm?article_id=13476   (422 words)

  
 Copacabana - Pittsburgh
She works hard and becomes a Copa Girl, one of the showgirls at the world famous "Copacabana" nightclub.
The twist is that this familiar story is occurring in the imagination of Stephen, a songwriter, who's trying to write a new song, and sometimes Stephen gets a little too involved with his characters.
With beautiful costumes, beautiful people and beautiful voices, "Copacabana" is easy on the eyes and ears, and with such a thin plot line, it's also easy on the mind.
www.pittsburghclo.org /citysearchreview.htm   (376 words)

  
 The History & Synopsis of Copacabana
Despite hearing from disc jockeys that "Copacabana" was producing some excitement, the record company decided to release three other songs as singles.
Copacabana is a tale of love and romance set at the heart of the swinging nightclub scene of the 1940's.
In his dream, Lola Lamar, a hopeful showgirl, is launched on the path to stardom as a Copa Girl with the help of Tony Starr, a bartender with dreams of his own.
www.pittsburghclo.org /history_synopsis.htm   (497 words)

  
 Copacabana
He tells her off his own magnificent nightclub, the Tropicana in Havana - the world's largest outdoor nightclub.
Persuasion by word doesn't get Lola to come to Rico's nightclub but a drugged drink means he can kidnap her and transport her to Havana on his ocean clipper and thence to his opulent lair in Cuba.
Tony vows to rescue her with the aid of Willy, one of the Copa's waiters.
www.nodanw.com /shows_c/copacabana.htm   (794 words)

  
 Copacabana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
While creating the world's next hit, Stephen, an aspiring songwriter, is carried back to an era when music and passion are always the fashion at the world-famous Copacabana nightclub in New York.
Captivated by her performance, a villainous Rico whisks her away to a Tropicana nightclub in Havana.
Tickets for "Copacabana" are on sale now and are available at the Fox Theatre box office and all MetroTix locations.
www.siue.edu /ALESTLE/library/SPRING2001/apr05/copacabana.html   (156 words)

  
 Copacabana, New York City - VirtualTourist.com
And of course the Copacabana girls that danced on many of the songs and mad me wish i had practised much, much more...
I went to Copacabana to get in the mood for Brazil which was my next stop..
The main floor is samba and salsa area, it helps if you already have a partner but if you`re an attractive gal then it wont be long before you get asked to dance Unfortunately Im not an attractive girl so I went downstairs and danced to more traditional pop music.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/North_America/United_States_of_America/New_York_State/New_York_City-841252/Nightlife-New_York_City-Copacabana-BR-1.html   (714 words)

  
 cbs2.com - Suspect Sought In San Bernardino Nightclub Killing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Saturday outside the Copacabana Lounge on West Fifth Street in San Bernardino.
Copacabana patrons told police they heard several gunshots and found Cejajimenez lying in the parking lot, bleeding from his upper body.
Police identified the suspect as Andy Garcia, a 5-foot 6-inch, 130-pound man with "Andy" tattooed on his neck.
cbs2.com /topstories/local_story_232153323.html   (164 words)

  
 Yehoodi.com
Founded in the early 1940's by Jules Podell, the Copacabana has had two locations, at 10 East 60th Street and 617 57th Street, hosting the who's who in entertainment for the next 50 years.
The Copacabana was also a place where celebrities were born.
The new Copacabana nightclub reopened on October 17, 2002 with all the time-honored features that made it one of the world's most celebrated hotspots.
www.yehoodi.com /news/more_info.php?ArticleID=4621   (363 words)

  
 The New York Times: This Day In Sports
NEW YORK-Six members of the world champion New York Yankees were involved in a postmidnight disturbance tonight during a party at the Copacabana nightclub in Manhattan.
It was not immediately clear how the disturbance occurred or whether the police were called to the club, which is at 10 East 60th Street.
Words apparently were exchanged between the players and members of a bowling club who also were celebrating at the Copacabana.
www.nytimes.com /packages/html/sports/year_in_sports/05.16.html   (709 words)

  
 A Long, Desperate Night at the Copa
And so she is. As played by a grimacing Darcie Roberts (Tommy Tune's co- star in the ill-fated "Busker Alley"), Lola is a shrill Tulsa hayseed just off the bus in New York City in 1947.
In a familiar plucky chorus-girl plotline (traceable to "42nd Street" and "Dames at Sea"), Lola heads straight to the Copacabana nightclub, meets a fellow struggling musician (and instant love interest) and wins over the gruff club owner for a part in his show.
Now that the musical "Copacabana" was finally out of the way, everyone could just bliss out to their where-I-was '70s memories of the song.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2001/01/15/DD68826.DTL&type=performance   (714 words)

  
 Copacabana Nightclub and Bar, Muscat Nightclubs, A-Z of Tourism, Nightclubs in Muscat Oman Middle East   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The Copacabana Nightclub and Bar are located in The Grand Hyatt Hotel.
Virtually all nightclubs in Muscat charge entry fees, but women are often able to get around this by looking for 'ladies nights' at Muscat clubs.
Be aware that most of the nightclubs in Muscat have dress-codes, with varying degrees of stringency.
us.a-zoftourism.com /Nightclubs-in-Muscat.htm   (716 words)

  
 SMM Snack Theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Her name is Lola she was a showgirl but that was thirty years ago when they used to have a show.
The show opened with the grand opening of Lola Dempsey's new nightclub, "The Copacabana".
The twists and turns of the plot are set to the backdrop of old standards, the likes of Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, and of course, Barry Manilow's Copacabana.
members.aol.com /troicip/snack/copacabana.html   (411 words)

  
 Edinburgh Evening News - What's On - Dresses to impress at the Copacabana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
It does, however, have one thing going for it, which is not so much out of the top drawer as right from on the top of the dressing table.
Wannabe song writer Stephen is struggling with a bout of inspiration as his wife Samantha is putting the finishing touches to her outfit for their third wedding anniversary.
After many, less-than-convincing auditions of the slow, sultry Man Wanted, she is just about to get the boot at the Copacabana nightclub when bar tender Tony gets on the piano, jives up the tune and before you can say "Wowsa!", she’s a star.
edinburghnews.scotsman.com /whatson.cfm?id=548512005   (675 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Copacabana: DVD: Groucho Marx,Carmen Miranda,Steve Cochran,Andy Russell,Gloria Jean,Abel Green,Louis ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The rather labored plot has Groucho getting his longtime fiancée, Carmen Miranda, booked at Manhattan's glamorous Copacabana club, but as two different performers: a Brazilian bombshell (the usual Carmen Miranda act, without the pineapple on the head) and a veiled French chanteuse called Mademoiselle Fifi.
Some of the nightclub stuff has a retro appeal, and the appearance of real-life showbiz columnists (like Earl Wilson) brings a whiff of Sweet Smell of Success.
"Copacabana" is no substitute for a "true" Marx Brothers film, but despite that inherent limitation it is not a bad film.
www.amazon.com /Copacabana-Alfred-E-Green/dp/B00007GZQF   (1325 words)

  
 Car Rentals in New York City and the Copacabana
The Copacabana nightclub and dancehall is one of New York City’s oldest and most treasured all party venues, providing Action rent-a-car customers with sizzling service, fantastic food and New York’s most debonair dance floor!
A great place to kick back and get your party on, the Copacabana nightclub is currently open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with a special college night every Thursday.
For decades the Copacabana nightclub has been attracting some of the city’s hottest clientele, including young movie stars, music moguls and executives.
www.nycexoticcarrentals.com /the-copacabana-nightclub.php   (719 words)

  
 Boston - Boston's Theater Guy - AOL City Guide
Just so you know, Stephen is a songwriter who?s in his Brooklyn home fashioning a new composition about the glitzy Copacabana nightclub.
And somebody should tell the chorus people that they can clearly be seen by two-thirds of the audience while they?re waiting to make their entrances at the top of that big staircase in the nightclub.
"Copacabana" is at The Shubert Theatre, 265 Tremont Street in Boston, through Septebmer 24.
cityguide.aol.com /boston/theaterguy/main.adp?page=theat092   (644 words)

  
 Bunker 94 Nightclub on Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil
Bunker 94 Nightclub on Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil
If you are in Rio and looking for the most popular alternative club then Bunker 94 is the choice.
The Bunker 94 follows the usual schedule of a nightclub thus is opened each day from 11pm to the morning.
www.copacabana.info /bunker-94.html   (322 words)

  
 Copacabana Nightclub   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
"El Copacabana nos brinda una oportunidad de una exposición tremenda al público y una ocasión para presentar los vehículos de lujo de Lincoln a un público joven, urbano y energético".
El nuevo club nocturno Copacabana, el cual fue inmortalizado y hecho famoso internacionalmente por Barry Manilow, sirve comida, cuenta con un estrado suficientemente grande como para un grupo musical de 20 miembros y pistas de baile inmensas para la salsa, el merengue, el hip-hop y neosoul.
El Copacabana fue fundado a comienzos de los años 1940 por Jules Pudell y ha tenido dos locales en 10 East 60th Street y 617 57th Street.
www.hispanicpr.net /spa/release_Copacabana_SP.htm   (546 words)

  
 Fosfobox nightclub on Copacabana, Copa, Rio de Janeiro clubs
Fosfobox nightclub on Copacabana, Copa, Rio de Janeiro clubs
The Fosfobox is a new electronic club in Copacabana and there are already lots of enthusiasts buzzing around the club.
If you are familiar with local celebrities you will be glad to know that Cabbet Araujo creates the evening program (he also worked in Bunker 94 and Lady of Iron).
www.copacabana.info /fosfobox.html   (418 words)

  
 Copacabana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Synopsis: 'Her name was Lola' the unforgettable opening lyric of Barry Manilow's Grammy award-winning hit Copacabana, is the inspiration for a musical tale of love and romance set at the heart of the swinging nightclub scene of the 1940s.
In his dream, Lola La Mar, a hopeful showgirl, is launched on the path to stardom as a Copa Girl with the help of Tony Forte, a bartender with dreams of his own.
They are in NY visiting his 'Italian' family and drop in to the Copacabana.
www.theplayhousecompany.org.uk /coco.htm   (245 words)

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