It's below zero outside and the club is deserted except for three women wearing G-string panties and barely there bikini tops. They teeter over a stained old pool table in strappy, four-inch platform shoes with towering spike heels. The bartender also female, but in jeans and a flannel shirt and two dudes — bouncers, I assume — round out the house crowd.
The club had its roots in the informal Fine Arts Club, a gathering of amateur art enthusiasts, founded by John Charles Robinsonthat met in Marlborough House inmoving to South Kensington from In they formalised the new club, although informal meetings under the Fine Arts Club banner continued to be held separately untilusing the Burlington as its base. The original Burlington clubhouse occupied the upper three floors of Piccadilly from untilwhen the club moved to its Savile Row premises, where it remained for the rest of its existence.
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Even then, the dancers were required to give up some of that income to the club in the form of random fees, the lawsuit said. It demands compensation for lost earnings, damages, costs and fees for the suit, and that the club be ordered to stop its alleged illegal policies and practices. Facts-first reporting from the source you trust. All rights reserved About Us. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local.
Heather Robbins, of Marlton, and her attorney hope to make it a class action case, saying in the civil complaint that at least 40 other current or former employees of the club might in the suit. Tell us. Cherry Hill attorney Joshua S. Boyette filed the suit on Robbins behalf in federal court in Camden.