Talk About Mixing "Urban Industrialism With A Nightclub Atmosphere" in Chelsea


According to Tuesday’s Post, Chelsea’s former church-cum-Limelight-cum-Avalon-nightclub will be transformed once again–this time, into a shopping center.

“The landlord has decided that he doesn’t want to go forward with another nightclub,” said broker Frank Terzulli, of Winnick Realty Group. “He’s going to cut it up for retail tenants and a restaurant with patio seating.”

Sources also inform the Post that this new gothic mini-mall’s anchor will likely be another H&M….

Wait. You’re telling us that creepy kitsch specialist Spencer Gifts isn’t interested in opening a Manhattan flagship? Quelle horreur!

– Chris Shott