Performances

Details for purchasing tickets to performances in 2021 will be announced later in the fall of 2020. Learn more for the Center for the Arts and for the Hylton Performing Arts Center.

January 2021

Mason Cabaret: Sing Happy! The Music of Kander & Ebb

Sunday, Feb 14, 2021 4:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason Cabaret

Directed by Erin and James Gardiner, Musical Direction by Joe Walsh

Composer John Kander and Lyricist Fred Ebb created some of the most iconic shows on Broadway, including Cabaret, Chicago, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Woman of the Year, and Curtains just to name a few. Through a pre-recorded, digital ...Read More


Come My Beloved

Friday, Mar 12, 2021 8:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Written by Emma Weinstein
Directed by Jacob Horowitz 

Mason School of Theater presents Come My Beloved, a play about race, intimacy, and Detroit. The play chronicles a Friday night in the lives of three Black and Jewish couples at different points in time – the 1930’s, the 1970’s, and today. 

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Chimichangas and Zoloft

Friday, Mar 19, 2021 8:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Written by Fernanda Coppel 
Directed by Esteban Marmolejo-Suarez 

Mason School of Theater presents Chimichangas and Zoloft. This irreverent story examines the search for happiness and the mysteries of sexuality through the eyes of two brazen teenagers, Jackie and her best friend Penelope. Jackie’s mo...Read More


Are You There?

Friday, Apr 09, 2021 8:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Written by Vivian Barnes, Jonathan Norton, and Gab Reisman 
Directed by Mimsi Janis

What does it mean to be connected? How has technology, from the telephone to social media, changed our relationships? The high-tech revolution changed our lives for the better, right?? New pathways, or new interruptio...Read More


1001 Plays

Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021 8:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Directed by Kristin Johnsen-Neshati and Nicholas Horner
Staged readings

This international 10-minute play exchange is a recurring component of the Mason Players’ season. Mason students perform staged readings of plays written by student playwrights from around the world, and have their own work read ...Read More


Runaways

Friday, Apr 30, 2021 8:00pm
Saturday, May 01, 2021 2:00pm
Saturday, May 01, 2021 8:00pm
Location: Virtual Event
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

Written and Composed by Elizabeth Swados 
Directed by Erin Gardiner, Musical Direction by Joe Walsh

Elizabeth Swados conducted interviews and workshops with young runaways in New York City in the 1970s, most of whom were living on the streets. Their stories are brought to life in this unique presentat...Read More


January 2021