Saturday was on the 23rd October of that year, but that was not a lucky date so the opening was moved to Thursday 21st of October.
Pierrot opened without anyone knowing about it except Ilona and Peter's friends. They planned a quiet opening to see how it worked.Tovább
Ilona met János Kiss during the Pierrot period, when he defected from Hungary in 1956. He made a career in the United States and is considered a serious professional worldwide: he was the Senior Vice President and the Executive Chef of Hyatt International.Tovább
The organisation had 13 members, including Péter Zwack, Dr. Péter Vadász, Gábor Rényi and Gábor Várszegi - and Ilona Zsidai.Tovább
When János Orosz reached the age where he could no longer play the piano every night at Pierrot, József Sárközi or Müvcsi as we call him joined the team.
Our dear Müvcsi is still with us today, for 27 years now…
Unfortunately, after a couple of weeks, by the end of December, it became clear that the building was unsuitable for any kind of catering, as the glass envelope of the building did not meet, so we couldn’t heat the space at all, and we could feel the cold from outside inside. So it was not possible to run an entertainment venue there, the builder made a huge mistake, but it was too late...Tovább