Capital Club goes a little bit‘50s for the grand ‘7 Year Itch’ Anniversary Party
Capital Club, Dubai’s premier private business club and a member of the ENSHAA group of companies, celebrated its 7th anniversary on April 16th in a retro inspired throw back to the glitz and glam of the 1950s.
The event based on the famous Marilyn Monroe film, The Seven Year Itch, saw 800 Members and their VIP guests embrace the glamorous theme.The Club was superbly crafted in 1950s décorand the food followed the theme – freshoysters, hand rolledsushi, fresh Spanish halaldelicatessen meats, a range of French specialty cheeses, quirky dessertsand the obligatory celebratory bubbly.
TheClub’s General Manager, Emma Cullen, who always embraces the themes personally,said“This annual bash is all about our Members, the team throw in their all, they work tirelessly to ensure that each year we bring something even better than the last. We are now known for our theming and quality food and beverage and providing all the ingredients for Club Members to relax, have fun and impress their guests. This year’s post party feedback has been phenomenal. ”
The various floors transported guests to different parts of the 50’s era, and featured a Swing Revue on the Club’s podium level that included a ‘twist’ version of ‘Route 66’ and Ray Charles’ 1959 hit‘Let the Good Times Roll’. Also featured were iconicdances such as the jive, fast swing and jitterbug; a Cheek to Cheek (Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett) song performances by Cara Roberts& Luke; a martini glass dancer; andtopdance mixes by DJ Billys from Mykonos who flew in for the event.
The evening was supported by Al Tayer Motors with a VIP Ferrari Lounge and a stunning California T display at the entrance; Etihad Airways (who presented a mock-up of the world’s most exclusive, three-room suite in the sky, The Residence); and Standard Chartered Bank. Top of the range prizes were also awarded to guests with the best dressed tag, including flights by Etihad Airways, and a surprise flight raffled off during the eveningby Head of UAE Sales, Haitham Hassan as well asDhamaniJewelry a long standing Club supporter, and a five-nights stay on Velaa Private Island in the Maldives presented by Ajay Bandhu, the Resort Owners Representative.
Official photo coverage was provided by The White Agency tagging to social media – a Club event first, and Innovative Hiring supplied the Club with eye-catching furniture. Yasa Caviar, Eomar,Baker & Spice,Atisuto, Cocosia, Grey Goose, and Chivas Bar cateredthe party with magnificent eatsand beverages.
Capital Club is Dubai’s premier private City Club situated in the heart of the financial district – DIFC. A Members-only Club in a contemporary setting for Members to network professionally and socially; dine and party; host private meetings; and attend a wealth of social and business events. The Club is connected to over 250 premier private clubs around the world as part of its reciprocal club network. Capital Club Dubai is majority owned by Signature Clubs International, a member of the ENSHAA group of companies. As the developer and operator of the Capital Club brand, SCI has over 30 years’ experience in developing, launching and operating high-end private clubs in the Middle East, Europe and Asia. Its portfolio includes existing Clubs in Dubai, Bahrain and Nairobi, with upcoming initiatives planned in MENASA, Europe and the US, as part of a major five-year global roll out program.
Pictures of the evening will be posted on Capital Club’s website www.capitalclubdubai.com or visit Instagram or Twitter #CCD7yearitch