Studio 54 opened its doors on April 26th, 1977, like it was yesterday. The club sparked immediate buzz. Cher made an appearance in suspenders and a straw hat, photographed for the cover of the New York Post, and eventually there were fables, like the one about Bianca Jagger riding in on a horse (fact check: she simply mounted it.)

When Scott went to see the former Opera house & TV studio, Schrager and Rubell weren't there, but he immediately had a vision that would capture the pulse of the time, "Everyone wants to be on the stage, let's make the stage the dance floor"