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Wild Roaring Twenties party features dame in a bathtub of bubbly and burlesque Dolls

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What would a Roaring Twenties blast be without a dame in a bathtub of bubbles and bathtub gin martinis? Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Crystal Schultea and Gage Bennett welcome in 2014 with a New Year's smooch. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Tommy Walker and Stephanie Van celebrate the year's end. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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The 350 guest partied in the restaurant and the enclosed patio. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Sam Smiles, from left, Michelle Zimmerman and Stacie Phillips  join the merry throng. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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DJ John Tran spins tunes for the late-night rowdies.  Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Stephanie Kroon and Steven Mazzola arrive in a party mood. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Megan Hiller, from left, Taylor Trneak and Alex Ancone dress up for their New Year's night out. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Stephen Morgan, left, and Matt Gilbert dress to the nines for the Hotel ZaZa New Year's Eve fest. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Hotel ZaZa decorates the Monarch Bistro in Roaring '20s style for a rollicking New Year's Eve celebration. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Lane Ransom and Amanda Howe ring in the New Year together. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Hien Do and Vian Nguyen are among those doing the step-and-repeat. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Raveen Dey, from left, Emily Cotton and James Short step out in black tie style. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Scott and Rebecca Darnell make a fashion statement at the Hotel ZaZa bash. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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Partying pals ring in the New Year at Hotel Zaza. Photo by Chinh Phan/FotoWerk Group
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What: Hotel ZaZa's annual New Year's Eve bash.

Where: In the hotel's Monarch Restaurant.

The 411: More than 350 revelers embraced the Great Gatsby/Roaring Twenties theme. They were inspired by the Moonlight Dolls burlesque troupe, which spiced up the night with dance routines to the sounds of the jazz quintet from Prohibition, the Galleria speakeasy. Costumed staffers served bathtub gin martinis next to the actual bathtub where a lovely in bedazzling bra top was partially covered in over-sized "bubbles." DJ John Tran kept the crowd revved while Hotel ZaZa's executive chef Jonathan Jones provided sustenance for the long night of partying.

Who: Kissing 2013 goodbye and welcoming 2014 were Maura and Robbie Moehlmann, Stephen Morgan, Ginger and Dr. Larry Driver, Kim and Heath Harrington, Valerie and Dr. Ramine Nabizadeh, Emily Cotton, Rachel LeBaron, Karen Lix and Eric, Sherry Berliner and Katrina and Dr. Dean Joines.

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