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Past Events

Shen Yun

Thursday, Jan 16, 2020 2:00pm
Friday, Jan 17, 2020 7:30pm
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 7:30pm
Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 2:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 10, 2020 7:30pm

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SHEN YUN’S unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures—the five millennia of traditional Chinese culture.


This epic production immerses you in stories reaching back to the most distant past. Y...Read More


Virginia Dance Coalition: DanceFest 2020 Gala

Friday, Jan 24, 2020 7:30pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3011, Dance Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3009, Dance Studio, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Virginia Dance Coalition

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DanceFest 2020 kicks off with an adjudicated Gala Performance featuring member companies of the Virginia Dance Coalition. The Gala is also when the Annual Virginia Dance Coalition Scholarship Awards will be presented to the winners of three different Virginia Dance Coalition Scholarships,...Read More


Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Figures of Speech


Since 1982, visionary choreographer Alonzo King has been redefining contemporary ballet by creating daring new works that marry the science of artistic movement with the beauty of other art forms. In his latest collaboration, Figures of Speech, King ad...Read More


Town Hall with Bill T. Jones: A Conversation on Community, Identity, and Art

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2020 7:30pm
Location: Off Campus Location

Pre-registration is closed. There will be a limited number of walk up seats available day of starting at 7:25.


Off-Campus Location: Old Town Hall (3999 University Dr., Fairfax, Va.)


The Center for the Arts at George Mason University welcomes the return of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company with a th...Read More


Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company

Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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What Problem? (world premiere)


Mason Artist-in-Residence


In this world premiere, co-commissioned by the Center for the Arts, Bill T. Jones examines group identity and its relationship to aloneness set to spoken word and live music. What Problem? includes three thought-pr...Read More


DanceFest Afternoon Festival Performance

Sunday, Feb 02, 2020 5:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Virginia Dance Coalition

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The DanceFest Afternoon Festival Performance is a one-hour performance that features local companies and emerging talent from within our community.


Tickets: $10.00 (General Seating)

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TJHSST Namaste presents iNite 2020: Lead the Legacy

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

International Night, or iNite, is an event organized by Thomas Jefferson High School’s Indian Culture Club, Namaste, to celebrate the cultural diversity in our community.  Started in 2001, this student-run initiative has grown from a performance in the TJ auditorium, to a lifestyle adopted by 650 st...Read More


Russian National Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Saturday, Mar 07, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Romeo and Juliet / Carmen


With lush music and exquisite grace, the Russian National Ballet returns to the Center to perform two of the world's greatest ballets: Romeo and Juliet together with Carmen. Both ballets express the torments of love. Young love, bursting with e...Read More


Russian National Ballet: Cinderella

Sunday, Mar 08, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Cinderella


Some stories never grow old, they only grow more magical and endearing. So is the case with the timeless fairytale Cinderella. This family favorite of finding true love and meeting adversity with grace and kindness will be extravagantly brought to life by the...Read More


Shen Yun

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020 2:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A101, Black Box, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A102, Theatre Dressing Room, Fairfax Campus, Center for the Arts, Concert Hall,…

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SHEN YUN’S unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures—the five millennia of traditional Chinese culture.


This epic production immerses you in stories reaching back to the most distant past. Y...Read More


CANCELLED: Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de Silvia Lozano

Saturday, Mar 21, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

This performance is cancelled. Information for ticket holders can be found here. If you have tickets to a performance that is cancelled, you will be contacted by the Center for the Arts Ticket Office with details about your tickets.


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This joyous company comes direct from Mexico to s...Read More


CANCELLED: Mason Dance Company Gala Concert

Friday, Mar 27, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Dance

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The Gala Concert is Mason Dance Company's crowning season event featuring a program of works by contemporary professional choreographers. This year features Drive by Kyle Abraham, new work by Micaela Taylor, a premiere by Christopher d'Amboise, and Variation 10 by Rafael Bonachela...Read More


CANCELLED Mason Dance Fete

Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 5:30pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A307, Dance Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3011, Dance Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3009, Dance Studio, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Dance

Join us for a special evening celebrating the School of Dance! Featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres, student showcases, and a chance to mingle with students, faculty, and other School of Dance supporters, this event raises much-needed funds for student scholarships.


The School of Dance is one of the pr...Read More


iWeek Reception/Dance Comp

Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 8:00am

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Mason’s international student clubs present dances from around the world in this colorful and lively competition! Come out and support the participating teams and individuals competing in this year's event. Get your ticket at the Center for the Arts Ticket Box Office or the Office of Stud...Read More


CANCELLED: George Mason University: International Dance Competition

Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 7:00pm

Mason’s international student clubs present dances from around the world in this colorful and lively competition! Come out and support the participating teams and individuals competing in this year's event. Get your ticket at the Center for the Arts Ticket Box Office or the Office of Student Involve...Read More


CANCELLED: Spring: New Dances

Thursday, Apr 16, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Apr 17, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Dance

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Meet the next generation of contemporary choreographers.


Tickets: $15 adults, $10 seniors and students, $7 group

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CANCELLED: Dance Innovations

Friday, May 01, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, May 02, 2020 8:00pm

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