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As part of our collective effort to minimize the impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 to our community, all performances at the Hylton Performing Arts Center have been cancelled through May 18, 2020. This includes performances by the Hylton Center Arts Partners, and all events sponsored by external organizations. Information for ticket holders can be found here. If you have tickets to a performance that is cancelled, please contact the Hylton Center Ticket Office.

CANCELLED: Matinee Idylls: Virginia Opera

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 12:30pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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A Taste of Opera

Whet your appetite for opera with an ins...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: Level 1

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 07, 2020 7:00pm

Update: The Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series will continue to take place through teleworkshops as of Tuesday, March 17!  We invite all who are registered for this class to join us every Tuesday evening for our usual guitar workshop at its regularly scheduled time....but through your c...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: Level 2

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 07, 2020 8:00pm

Update: The Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series will continue to take place through teleworkshops as of Tuesday, March 17!  We invite all who are registered for this class to join us every Tuesday evening for our usual guitar workshop at its regularly scheduled time....but through your c...Read More


CANCELLED: LLI: The Postwar Relationship Between John Singleton Mosby and Ulysses S. Grant

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Lg Rehearsal Hall, Science and Technology Campus
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Speaker: David M. Goetz

10:00 a.m. - refreshments
10:30 a.m.- noon - speaker

Mr. Goetz’s presentation is based on his book, Hell is Being a Republican in Virginia: The Postwar Relationship Between John Singleton Mosby and Ulysses S. Grant. He will explore the profound and dynamic post-war relationsh...Read More


CANCELLED: Galileo's Science Cafe: Exploiting the Geospatial Revolution to Improve Community Resilience

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 7:00pm

Dr. Kathryn Laskey

Hear about the latest findings surrounding hot topics in science, engineering, and health that affect our everyday lives and the decisions that we make!  Bring your family and friends for a casual, interactive science discussion. Learn from the experts, as George Mason University ...Read More


Research Opportunity: Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Ukulele Workshops with Glen McCarthy

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 7:00pm
Wednesday, Apr 08, 2020 7:00pm

UPDATE: Currently, we are planning for the ukulele workshops to continue through teleworkshops!  We invite you to join us....but through your computer or smart phone!

We are working to determine when the ukulele workshops can take place, and what remote platform we will use to conduct them. As soon ...Read More


Draw with Deb

Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 12:00pm
Location:
Presented By: Center for the Arts

Costume and Scenic Designer and Mason Professor Deb Sivigny guides us through her already-popular #drawwithdeb segment.

Tune in today for a special Mason-themed drawing, and let the whole family get creative!

Costume

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CANCELLED: Princess Diana: Queen of the People’s Hearts

Saturday, Apr 04, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Apr 04, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Angela Knight Music Productions

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Angela Knight Music Productions presents a modern, new mu...Read More


CANCELLED: I Draw Slow

Saturday, Apr 04, 2020 8:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Appalachia meets the Emerald Isle with the energetic Dubl...Read More


CANCELLED: Educational and Charitable Foundation: 21st Annual Book Signing

Sunday, Apr 05, 2020 12:30pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Didlake Grand Foyer, Science and Technology

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The Educational and Charitable Foundation in affiliation with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Lambda Kappa Omega cordially invite you to its 21st Annual Book Signing and Scholarship Awards Ceremony with featured guest Blair Underwood. 

Tickets: $130, $120, $105

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CANCELLED: LLI: Giants: The Big Planets of the Outer Solar System

Tuesday, Apr 07, 2020 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Lg Rehearsal Hall, Science and Technology Campus
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Instructor: Dr. James Zimbelman

Our solar system is separated into two types of planets, the inner “rocky” terrestrial planets and the outer “gas giant” planets, with the asteroid belt in between these groups. This lecture will discuss the four giant planets, all of which are much larger than the Ea...Read More


CANCELLED: Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel: The Joyous Music of Beethoven

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 2:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Enjoy the classics with Jeffrey Siegel, virtuoso pianist ...Read More


CANCELLED: Gallery Exhibition: Changing Landscapes: The Digital Age, Encroachment, and Eventual Outcomes

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2020 10:00am

Wayne Paige
April 14 - May 9

Wayne Paige creates surreal pointillist-inspired drawings and paintings featuring mythical figures and dreamlike landscapes. The artist deploys elements of science-fiction, humor, and visionary imagery to slyly comment on digital technology’s transformation of our psychic...Read More


CANCELLED: 10th Anniversary Gala

Friday, Apr 17, 2020 6:00pm

The 10th Anniversary Gala provides critical funding to support the Hylton Center’s many artistic performances, arts education programs, and outreach initiatives, as well as the Hylton Center’s Endowment. Join us for an elegant reception, dinner on Merchant Hall stage, silent and live auctions, and a...Read More


CANCELLED: 10th Anniversary Gala After Party

Friday, Apr 17, 2020 8:30pm

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Party for a Cause!

Just as the Hylton Center Gala winds down, the best party in town begins—and both support the arts!  Enjoy a silent auction, hand-crafted gin and whiskey cocktails from local distillery MurLarkey, sweet desserts and savory bites, and dancing with premier dance band, Th...Read More


CANCELLED: Creative and Performing Arts Center: Annie, Jr

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 3:00pm
Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 3:00pm
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 3:00pm
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Creative and Performing Arts Center

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Set in the 1930’s, a precocious, cheerful orphan named An...Read More


CANCELLED - Asaph Dance Ensemble Spring Showcase

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 4:00pm

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Speaking Through Dance

Artists of the Asaph Dance Ensemble express their unique styles and perspectives through original choreography in this lively show.  Seasoned and new choreographers showcase their dance voices in an afternoon of beauty, creativity, and inspiration. 

$30 adults, $20...Read More


CANCELLED - USCIS: Naturalization Ceremony

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2020 10:00am
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CANCELLD - LLI: Two Virginia Secessions and a Bitter Divorce: The Birth of West Virginia

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Instructors: Jack W. Lewis and Carol Lewis

Many Virginians choose to know very little about how our neighbor state of West Virginia was born. And perhaps for good reason, since its violent birth resulted in the loss of over a third of Virginia’s territory and brought disgrace on the head of Robert E...Read More


CANCELLED: Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 8:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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The Hylton Center welcomes banjo superstars Béla Fleck an...Read More


CANCELLED - Northern Virginia Ballet: Peter and the Wolf + Paquita

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 6:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Set to Prokofiev’s delightful score, this charming classi...Read More


CANCELLED: The Okee Dokee Brothers

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 1:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Bluegrass and American roots music fans, bring your young...Read More


CANCELLED - InTune Music Studios: Spring Recital

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 1:00pm
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 4:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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The Okee Dokee Brothers

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 4:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Bluegrass and American roots music fans, bring your young...Read More


Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Ukulele Workshop Series: Level I

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2020 6:30pm
Tuesday, May 05, 2020 6:30pm
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 6:30pm
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 6:30pm

UPDATE: We are currently accepting registrations, though location/platform is TBD.

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Instructor: Glen McCarthy, Guitar Instructor, School of Music, George Mason University

If you have ever wanted to try your hand at the tiny, musical marvel that is the ukulele, now is your chance! Back by pop...Read More


Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Ukulele Workshop Series: Level II

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2020 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 05, 2020 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 7:30pm

UPDATE: We are currently accepting registrations, though location/platform is TBD.

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Instructor: Glen McCarthy, Guitar Instructor, School of Music, George Mason University

If you have ever wanted to try your hand at the tiny, musical marvel that is the ukulele, now is your chance! Back by pop...Read More


CANCELLED - Pied Piper Theatre: Rogers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Saturday, May 02, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, May 02, 2020 7:00pm
Sunday, May 03, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Rehearsal Room, Science and Technology

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Enjoy an enchanting evening of Rogers & Hammerstein’s Cin...Read More


CANCELLED: LLI: A Musical Journey: From Classical to Popular to Jazz

Wednesday, May 06, 2020 1:30pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Lg Rehearsal Hall, Science and Technology Campus
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Music has existed since the beginning of time. Mankind has defined music as pleasingly harmonious vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion. In all ages, across this planet, across the expansion of our nation, human...Read More


CANCELLED: Galileo’s Science Café: Combating Pediatric Obesity to Promote Healthy Futures in the Latino Community

Wednesday, May 06, 2020 7:00pm

Dr. Sina GalloAssistant Professor, Nutrition and Food Studies

Current pediatric weight management programs are either inadequate or inaccessible for many Latino families in our community. Mason’s College of Health and Human Services Nutrition and Food Studies multidisciplinary team, which includes...Read More


CANCELLED: Manassas Symphony Orchestra: From the Old World and New

Saturday, May 09, 2020 7:30pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Manassas Symphony Orchestra

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Manassas Symphony’s season closes with the return of pian...Read More


CANCELLED: Virginia National Ballet: Snow White

Sunday, May 10, 2020 2:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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Don’t miss VNB’s popular production of Snow White, led by...Read More


CANCELLED: Manassas Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote

Friday, May 15, 2020 7:30pm
Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:00pm
Saturday, May 16, 2020 7:30pm
Sunday, May 17, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Manassas Ballet Theatre

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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MBT’s season closes with the sensational and spicy, class...Read More


CANCELLED: Bumper Jacksons

Friday, May 15, 2020 8:00pm

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 Hylton Center Ticket Office with details about your tickets.

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The Bumper Jacksons create a unique fusion of bluegrass a...Read More


Youth Orchestras of Prince William: Ever Onward

Friday, May 22, 2020 7:30pm

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YOPW concludes its season with Ever Onward, a celebration of what has passed and what is to come.  The repertory, concert ,and youth symphony orchestras will join forces for this grand season send-off. 

$10 for adults, free for students 17 and under

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OBCO Goes to the Movies: A Salute to John Williams

Saturday, May 23, 2020 7:30pm

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Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra is going to the movies and you are invited!  This tribute to the film scores of John Williams is sure to delight with some of the composer’s biggest hits:  Summon the Heroes, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Superman, Jurassic Park, and Star Wars.  $20 adults, $1...Read More


Northern Virginia Ballet: Spring Recital

Sunday, May 24, 2020 3:00pm
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Manassas Chorale: My Favorite Decade!

Friday, May 29, 2020 7:30pm

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Join the Manassas Chorale and the Greater Manassas Children’s Choir in a showcase of music from across the decades. Listen for your favorites in this musical time machine of melodies and harmonies that have stood the test of time.

This performance is family friendly.

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Sistas: The Musical

Saturday, May 30, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, May 30, 2020 7:00pm
Sunday, May 31, 2020 3:00pm
Saturday, Jun 06, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Jun 06, 2020 7:00pm
Sunday, Jun 07, 2020 3:00pm

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After a matriarch’s death, the women in the family clean Grandma’s attic and find love and old memories packed away, and in the process, hit tunes that trace the history of black women, from the trials of the 1930’s through the Girl Groups of the ‘60s, to the empowerment of the ‘90s.  So...Read More


Powerworx Dance: Lights! Dance! Power!

Saturday, May 30, 2020 6:30pm

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The premiere dance destination in western Fairfax/eastern Loudoun County, Powerworx Dance teaches students of every level to harness the precision, passion and power of dance.  The Spring show highlights dancers from ages 2-18 from beginner to advanced team dances.

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County Executive's Staff Breakfast

Friday, Jun 12, 2020 9:00am

Prince William County

By invitation.

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USCIS: Naturalization Ceremony

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2020 10:00am
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Virginia Dance Center: Dancing with Beauty

Saturday, Jun 20, 2020 12:00pm
Saturday, Jun 20, 2020 5:00pm

On behalf of Virginia Dance Center, “Be Our Guest” as the VDC dancers tell stories of adventure, dreams, and love through the magic of dance.  Enjoy performances in ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop dance, and more!  There’s something for everyone in this exciting variety of dance the entire family will...Read More


Summer Performances for Young Audiences: Mark H Rooney

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 11:00am

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Taiko, The Art of Japanese Drumming

Explore taiko - traditional Japanese "full-body drumming" - and discover the fun history behind this dynamic art form!  Audience volunteers will enjoy trying their hands at these grand instruments in this engaging, high-energy performance.

Recommended ...Read More


Summer Performances for Young Audiences: Chicago Improv Productions

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020 11:00am
Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020 12:30pm

This professional ensemble of actors from the birthplace of modern improvisational theatre leads hilarious, highly interactive improv games that teach as they entertain. The actors emphasize the “who/what/where” of improv, giving a fresh understanding of how to create characters, settings, and stori...Read More


Prince William Little Theatre: Godspell (2012 Revised Version)

Friday, Jul 17, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Jul 19, 2020 2:00pm
Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 8:00pm
Friday, Jul 24, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Jul 26, 2020 2:00pm
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Summer Performances for Young Audiences: Geoff Marsh - Juggling & Circus

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2020 11:00am
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2020 12:30pm

Don't just watch this fun-loving circus, become part of it! Geoff Marsh has traveled the world with his unique circus stunts. With a personality that captures and intrigues audiences, Marsh performs stunning tricks with mouth sticks, balls, and cylinders; musical plate spinning; and juggling acrobat...Read More


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