The Cowles Center for Dance Grand Opening


Above All… To Dance

Event support, documentary production produced this video tracing the history of the Masonic Temple and the Shubert Theater for the gala grand opening of The Cowles Center for Dance. Includes footage of Moving Shubert as seen on The Discovery Channel as well as vintage footage of James Sewell Ballet, Zenon Dance Company, Minnesota Dance Theater and more.

Artistic Director: Paul Auguston
Multimedia Designer: Julie Kistler
Editor & Sound Designer: Nathan Matson

Moving Shubert and Minneaplis dance footage: Paul Auguston

Special thanks to Melodie Bahan and Edie French for project coordination.

Script by Roy Close, voice-over Stephen Yoakam
Additional photography courtesy of Minnesota Historical Society, Michal Daniel and other sources.


Minnesota Center for Dance