In 1959, Maria Luiza is a rich and dutiful woman who has always depended on her father and husband. After being left alone in Rio, against her better judgment — and to the chagrin of her strict father — Maria Luiza decides to stay in the city and dedicate herself to turning her husband's property into a Bossa Nova club. In this passion-driven transformation in Maria Luiza, she will be inspired by liberal and feminist new friends: Adélia, Lígia and Thereza.
Someone from Malu's past comes back and surprises her. Ivone participates in a radio competition. Adélia makes a difficult decision.
Coisa Mais Linda celebrates the new year with a famous guest. Nelson begs Adélia for a favor. Lígia and Chico are offered an exciting opportunity.
Augusto's trial stirs controversy. Malu and Thereza risk sharing Ligia's story. Ivone competes nationally using Ligia's lyrics.
Pedro gets into trouble at the club. Thereza and Nelson fight about their relationship and her new job. Adélia suffers from stomach pains.
Pedro's debt lands his wife in trouble with a shady creditor. Adélia has a heart to heart with Cap about Conceição. Malu gets closer to Chico.
At the club's opening, Chico's antics threaten to ruin the night, and Nelson approaches Adélia. The next day, Malu reads a critic's review of the club.
A conversation with her mother inspires Malu to not give up the club and ask forgiveness from Adélia. Thereza and Helô are warned at work.
Adélia prepares for her wedding day while Cap's friend strikes Ivone's interest. Malu's lawyer gives her troubling legal news about Coisa Mais Linda.
Malu is greeted with multiple surprises — good and bad as she begins recovering from her injuries. Thereza explores a new job opportunity in radio.
When Maria Luiza's husband goes missing, she feels lost and alone -- until the city of Rio and her love of music inspire her to make a fresh start.
Maria Luiza offers Adélia a proposal. Lígia rediscovers her passion for singing. Thereza tries to convince her boss to hire a second female writer.
A city councilor makes life difficult for Malu just as she plans a women's night for the club. Adélia tells Nelson a secret about her health.
Adélia comes clean to Nelson. Lígia reveals startling news. Malu gets a worrying call from her mother. Thereza begins a new role as editor-in-chief.