Over a decade before it became the illustrious Bijou Nightclub on Washington Street, the Boston Bijou Theater opened in 1882 as the first American playhouse lit entirely by electricity. The electrical system was installed and supervised personally by Thomas Edison. Flash forward 138 years and visitors to Washington Street are able to enjoy the Bijou Nightclub in Boston’s Theater District. Bijou is one of the best nightclubs in Boston. With it’s amazing chart-topping music, great lighting, and spectacular performances courtesy of their stellar visuals and production, the club is able to give its guests an unbeatable night of fun and revelry. Regularly attracting big names in the music scene and famous DJs like Martin Solveig and ZHU, Bijou continues to outperform rival clubs on a weekend nightly basis. For music lovers, this club will soon become a favorite.