Circus Disco owner – who tore down club for a luxury condo development – to receive community hero award

HOLLYWOOD – Gene La Pietra became a ringmaster under the big top in 1974, when he turned a faded Hollywood warehouse into Circus Disco, a nightclub that created a sensation with a decor and style that celebrated the outlandish and attracted its clientele by embracing society‚Äôs disenfranchised. La Pietra launched Circus Disco in response to … Continue reading Circus Disco owner – who tore down club for a luxury condo development – to receive community hero award