November 6, 2000 Issue
"Nightlife tourists are seeking dance-floor transcendence and New York has the best D.J.'s in the world."
-- Mark Mello, nightlife promoter, "A Night in the Life"
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|FEATURES||A Night in the Life|
Club Crawl New York's club scene is so strong even Rudy couldn't kill it. An overview of the best in the city's nightlife -- from drag dens to schmoozy singles scenes to parties that last long past dawn. Night Trippers Ethan Brown reports on a new breed of tourists who are trading in their cameras for glowsticks and paying plenty of pounds to party for a weekend in New York's coolest clubs. Sleepless on Saturday Derek de Koff risks his life -- or at least his sanity -- to see how late Twilo's legendary Saturday-night party with Junior really goes . . . and what goes down hour by hour. Rock Royalty In a time when hot clubs burn out faster than you can say "cabaret license," the China Club is the nightspot that time forgot (but musicians and movie stars and athletes and topless dancers and regular folk didn't). By Craig Horowitz.
A Tale of One City
It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. It was the exquisite torture of two home teams. Chris Smith covered the drama between the Mets and the Yankees; and a team of writers and photographers fanned out to report on the chaos as an entire city went nuts for baseball.
Art dealer Marianne Boesky fell for a TriBeCa loft that was tall, dark, and narrow. Happily for her, Richard Gluckman, the art world's favorite architect, succumbed to its charms as well. The result: a tall, cool mix of home and showplace.
VCs and dot-coms find breaking up hard to do
Real Estate: Carl Swanson
Would President W. be good for the Jews?
The City Politic
Prop art: Hill uses Bill, and Rick uses Hill (the health plan, at least). Scenarios for the endgame.
The Bottom Line
October surprise: The market will bottom out
Sales & Bargains
This season's hippest hosiery
BY PETER RAINER
Blair Witch's marketing strategy is scarier the second time
The Butcher of Broadway reveals the private pain that made him do it
The Dinner Party: contrived confection; The Unexpected Man: intelligent emptiness
Armani at the Guggenheim: surprisingly sculptural
A near-perfect Prokofiev; the Avery Fisher Prize
U2's tenth; PJ Harvey's New York
The Last Debate (on media-bashing)
Taking a chance on Chow Bar