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We Speak with One Voice

Article One of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and human rights.” This affirmation has informed the Strategic Plan, Mission, and Values of the Paramount Center for the Arts. Our goal is to present inclusive arts experiences that inspire cultural curiosity. Our values include

Featured Artist: Minnesota Dance Ensemble

Minnesota Dance Ensemble was set to perform their Choreography Showcase on the Paramount stage on April 2nd. Their performance has been indefinitely postponed due to COVID-19. We had a chance to connect with Samantha Collen, Artistic Director, about what she and the dancers are doing during this time. Read all about it below, and visit

Featured Artist: Walter’s Wheelhouse

Walter’s Wheelhouse was scheduled to play on the Paramount’s Local Roots Series on May 1st, 2020. Due to COVID-19, the performance has been indefinitely postponed. We had a chance to catch up with Janelle Kendall and the rest of Walter’s Wheelhouse to see what they are up to during their time at home. Be sure

Featured Artist: Katha Dance Theatre

Katha Dance Theatre was scheduled to perform on the Paramount stage on Friday, May 22nd, 2020.  Due to the Coronavirus, the performance has been indefinitely postponed. We caught up with Rita Mustaphi, founder and artistic director for Katha Dance Theatre, to find out more about their art form what she and the dancers have been up

#aworldofheARTS

We’re all in this together and we support you with all of our heARTS! ~ Your friends at the Paramount #aworldofhearts   Want to add your heART to our windows? Mail them to us at: Paramount Center for the Arts, 913 W. Saint Germain St., St. Cloud, MN 56301  

Student Awards – High School Juried Art Exhibition 2020

We are excited to announce the student awards for the Paramount Center for the Arts High School Juried Art Exhibition! We are so impressed by all of the artwork our young area artists have created for this exhibit.  The Paramount would like to thank all of the students, teachers, sponsors, and our community for their