Charles Karel Bouley: h.wood Group: Crafting the L.A. Nightlife One Club at a Time (Video)
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There's a new club in town, and if the opening night is any indication, it's going to be one of the hottest. It's Hooray Henry's at 8713 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles (across from Cedar Sanai Medical Center) and celebs, media, family and friends filled the room August 7th for the club's premiere.
Opening a club in Hollywood is almost exactly like opening a movie: there's fanfare, there's publicity, there's a gala and glamour. And the same goes in to the making of the club as a movie: the right ingredients must come together to make something enjoyable so people will come. In Los Angeles there's hundreds of places that want to be the next "place" to be; very few ever succeed. Because like a movie, no matter how much money one throws at it or who is in it or behind it, there's also got to be chemistry, a connection, magic, for lack of a better word.
That spirit of Hollywood, the swank, chic Hollywood night spot, watering holes for the glamorous and fabulous, has fueled books,
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