Play About Cocoanut Grove Fire Coming To Boston StageNearly 500 people died in an overcrowded Boston nightclub in 1942.
Play About Cocoanut Grove Fire Coming To BostonThe play "Inferno! Fire At The Cocoanut Grove 1942" will run later this month at the Boston Center for the Arts--only half a mile from where the Cocoanut Grove nightclub used to stand.
Boston Street Renamed 71 Years After Deadly Cocoanut Grove FireThe city of Boston is marking the 71st anniversary of the deadly Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire that killed 492 people by renaming the street where the club was once located.
70 Years Later Cocoanut Grove Still Considered Deadliest Night Club FireTo this day, the Cocoanut Grove fire that killed 492 people in downtown Boston is still considered the deadliest night club fire in United States history.