The Cowles Center for Dance & The Performing Arts Hosts Open House
Featuring Performances by James Sewell Ballet, TU Dance, Zenon Dance Company, and B-Boy J-Sun
Sunday, October 20, 2013 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Minneapolis, MN (October 3, 2013) – The Cowles Center is hosting a free community open house on Sunday, October 20 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. During the three-hour-long event, visitors are invited to take a self-guided, behind-the-scenes tour of the building, meet the staff, and enjoy refreshments from Mason’s Restaurant.
The day will feature “sneak-peek” performances by James Sewell Ballet, TU Dance, Zenon Dance Company, and B-Boy J-Sun. There will also be the opportunity for dance lessons in the Target Education Studio, ticket giveaways, and photo opportunities with Crumpet from Frank Theater’s production Santaland Diaries.
“We are opening all the doors of The Cowles Center and sharing this accessible entertainment and education option in our community,” said Lynn A. Von Eschen, executive director. “This event is free and for the entire family. We want everyone to feel welcome at The Cowles Center.”
*Open House Schedule Sunday, October 20, 2013 1:00 – 4:00 pm
528 Hennepin Ave Minneapolis, MN 55403
1:00 pm Self–Guided Tours Begin
1:15 pm Hip Hop Demo in the Goodale Theater 1:30 pm Dance Class in the Target Education Studio
1:45 pm TU Dance in the TEK Box
2:00 pm Hip Hop Demo in the Goodale Theater
2:15 pm Dance Class in the Target Education Studio
2:30 pm James Sewell Ballet in the TEK Box
2:45 pm Hip Hop Demo in Goodale Theater
3:00 pm Dance Class in the Target Education Studio
3:15 pm Hip Hop Demo in the Goodale Theater
3:30 pm Zenon Dance Company in the TEK Box
*Open house activities made possible by the Douglas and Wendy Dayton Foundation.
About The Cowles Center
The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts is the flagship for dance in Minnesota. Centrally located in downtown Minneapolis, The Cowles Center includes the refurbished 500-seat Goodale Theater; office and rehearsal space for 20 leading dance and performing arts organizations; the state-of-the-art Target Education Studio, housing The Cowles Center’s distance learning program; the Illusion Theater; the James Sewell Ballet TEK Box; and the U.S. Bank Atrium. The Cowles Center is a catalyst for the creation, performance, education and celebration of dance and the performing arts. Within these walls, people come together to create, to perform, to teach to celebrate and above all…TO DANCE!