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Studio Series: Twelfth Night

Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 8:00pm
Friday, Nov 22, 2019 8:00pm
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 2:00pm
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 8:00pm
Sunday, Nov 24, 2019 2:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Kayla Schultz

One of Shakespeare's greatest comedies, Twelfth Night comes to life in 1969 during the infamous “three days of peace and music”–Woodstock! Highlighting themes of music and love, the land of Illyria flourishes with vivid colors and a...Read More


Celebrating the Great American Songbook! The Mason Cabaret in Concert

Friday, Jan 31, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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Celebrating the Great American Songbook!
The Mason Cabaret in Concert

Directed by James Gardiner & Erin Gardiner
Accompaniment by Joe Walsh

(Also at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Theater on Feb 7, 8pm)

A perennial favorite, our Musical Theater ambassadors, the Mason Cabaret, r...Read More


Studio Series: The Women of Lockerbie

Thursday, Feb 27, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Feb 28, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Mar 01, 2020 2:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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By Deborah Brevoort
Directed by Em German

Set in the rolling green hills of Lockerbie, Scotland seven years after the terrorist attack on Pan Am Flight 103 rained carnage on the town, a mother and father arrive from New Jersey to search for their son’s remains and belongings. Presented in...Read More


Special Presentation, MFA Directing Project: The Chairs

Friday, Mar 06, 2020 5:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

By Eugene Ionesco
Directed by Nicholas Horner

Free and open to the public

A tragic farce following two very special people who are about to learn "the secret of life."

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The Mason Players Staged Reading Series: Blood at the Root

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 3:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

By Dominique Morisseau
Directed by Samuel Dunn III

New this season! Staged readings of cutting edge plays, selected and directed by our students, on four Friday afternoons throughout the year, free of charge!

Presented in Collaboration with Collections for the Culture

Inspired by real events, Morisse...Read More


Men on Boats

Thursday, Mar 26, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Mar 27, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 8:00pm
Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Apr 03, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 04, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Apr 04, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Apr 05, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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By Jaclyn Backhaus
Directed by Mimsi Janis

Ten Men. Four Boats. One Grand Canyon. Flipping gender, historical, and theatrical conventions on their heads, follow the true(ish) history of the 1869 expedition when a one-armed captain and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart...Read More


The Mason Players Staged Reading Series: Gruesome Playground Injuries

Friday, Apr 17, 2020 3:00pm
Location:
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Location: TBA

By Rajiv Joseph
Directed by Allison Gryder

New this season! Staged readings of cutting edge plays, selected and directed by our students, on four Friday afternoons throughout the year, free of charge!

Over the course of 30 years, the lives of two childhood friends intersect at the most ...Read More


Fringe: The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Apr 24, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 2:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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By Stephen Adly Guirgis
Directed by Tyler Shores

How do you forgive a man who was unable to forgive himself? Guirgis’ play poses questions that are debated to this day. Does the truth really set us free? What is justice, and is it a fair system? Do our past mistakes define who we are? Do ...Read More


Fringe: The Servant of Two Masters

Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 2:00pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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By Carlo Goldoni
Directed by David Gaines

A lowly servant tries to do the job of two men while working desperately to conceal that fact from both employers. A classic Italian comedy from the 18th century, this is a casual, comical, and colloquial rendition, with liberties taken, steeped i...Read More


A Concert Presentation of Spring Awakening

Friday, May 01, 2020 3:00pm
Friday, May 01, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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A Concert Presentation of Spring Awakening

Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Directed by James Gardiner & Erin Gardiner
Musical Direction by Joe Walsh
Choreography by Amelia McGinnis

Winner of eight Tony Awards, this contemporary rock musical, based on the 1891 German pla...Read More


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