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Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 02, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 02, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 7:00pm
Tuesday, May 07, 2019 6:00pm
Tuesday, May 07, 2019 7:00pm

This workshop series has reached capacity and is no longer accepting registrations.

Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Instructor: Glen McCarthy, George Mason University

Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring their own guitar or try one of ours in this ten-week series of lessons with Glen ...Read More


Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series: Level II

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 02, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 8:00pm
Tuesday, May 07, 2019 8:00pm

This workshop series has reached capacity and is no longer accepting registrations.

Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Instructor: Glen McCarthy, George Mason University

Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring their own guitar or try one of ours in this ten-week series of lessons with Glen ...Read More


Galileo's Science Cafe: Sports-Related Concussion and Kids

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 7:00pm

“Sports-Related Concussion and Kids: Staying Ahead of the Game,” presented by Shane Caswell, Ph.D. Co-Director, Sports Medicine Assessment Research and Testing (S.M.A.R.T.) Laboratory Athletic Training Education Program; Exercise, Fitness and Health Promotion

Learn about current practices and emergi...Read More


9th Anniversary Gala

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 6:30pm

The 9th Anniversary Gala provides critical funding to support the Hylton Center’s many performances, arts education programs, and outreach initiatives such as the Veterans and the Arts Initiative, and the Hylton Center’s Endowment. Join us for an elegant reception, dinner on the Merchant Hall Stage,...Read More


Party for a Cause: 9th Anniversary Gala After Party

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 8:30pm

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Join us at the Hylton Center for a great party for a great cause! Just as the 9th Anniversary Gala winds down, the After Party begins! Don't miss the best party in the area - and all in support of the arts! You'll enjoy craft cocktails by MurLarkey distillery, late night snacks and sweet...Read More


Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Papermaking Workshop

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 9:00am

Instructor: Patrick Sargent, USAF (Ret.), Artist, Printmaker, Papermaker

This workshop covers the basic techniques of hand papermaking using rags or old clothes and includes deconstructing materials using the Hollander Beater; pulp preparation; sheet forming; couching; pressing; and drying. Instruct...Read More


Manassas Chorale: Silver Voices

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 7:30pm

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The Manassas Chorale and the Voices United Workshop Choir combine resources for a joyful evening of sacred music. Led by Artistic Director Becky Verner and guest Clinician Dr. Rollo Dilworth, over 150 singers will raise the roof in this celebratory program. Come marve...Read More


Exploring Identity with Women Veterans: Smart Phone Photography Workshop

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 1:00pm
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 1:00pm

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Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Instructor: Danielle Dravenstadt, Photography Instructor, School of Art, George Mason University

Want to learn to take great pictures? Join us for this four-part workshop series that explores Women Veteran identities through photography. Learn to maximize th...Read More


LLI: S'Wonderful: The Music of George Gershwin

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Instructor: Dan Sherman

Although he died at age 38, George Gershwin produced some of the most memorable tunes in the Great American Songbook, in addition to masterpieces such as “Rhapsody in Blue” and “Porgy and Bess.” This class will cover Gershwin’s life and career and include recordings from many...Read More


The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 2:00pm
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 4:00pm

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A beloved classic makes its way off the page and onto the stage. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets, faithfully adapting four popular stories by children’s author, Eric Carle: The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, Mister Seahors...Read More


Gallery Exhibit: David Barr

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 10:00am

Torn

April 2 – May 18

A series of work that explores color, typography, and pattern in a disruptive out-of-context nature. This body of work looks to tear apart these comfortable safeguards that people find in recognizable and organized patterns to create a new balance and connection with the viewer...Read More


Mason Dance Company Gala at the Hylton

Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 4:00pm

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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 our guest choreographers will be the Spanish modern ballet dancer and choreographer, and currently artistic director of the Berlin State Bal...Read More


Matinee Idylls: Thomas Pandolfi

Tuesday, Apr 02, 2019 12:30pm

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12:30 pm. Lunch/1:30 p.m. Concert

His previous Hylton Center performances have enraptured enthusiastic audiences, and now virtuoso pianist Thomas Pandolfi returns to the Matinee Idylls series with a program showcasing his passionate artistry and stunning technique. En...Read More


LLI: What's New at NOVA (Northern Virginia Community College)?

Wednesday, Apr 03, 2019 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Rehearsal Room, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Speakers: Dr. Scott Ralls, Dr Chad Knights and Dr. Molly Lynch

10:00 a.m. refreshments
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. speaker

Northern Virginia Community College is continually working to create programs to meet the needs of students and the workforce. This forum will highlight some of NOVA's new programs and i...Read More


LLI: Legends and Discoveries

Friday, Apr 05, 2019 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

From the Inca Trail to the Galapagos Islands

Instructors: Dr. Rebecca Hayes and Tom Sakole

Dr. Rebecca Hayes and her husband Tom Sakole visited Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands last year. They especially wanted to visit the Galapagos Islands because visits to the islands will likely be limited...Read More


Russian National Ballet

Friday, Apr 05, 2019 8:00pm

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Swan Lake

Be enchanted by one of the most beloved storybook ballets. Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s first ballet, Swan Lake, charms time and again with the stunning grace of classical dance, its breathtaking sets and costumes, and the sublime music of one of the great Russian co...Read More


The Seldom Scene

Saturday, Apr 06, 2019 8:00pm

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Sometimes irreverent, always entertaining, The Seldom Scene makes a long-awaited Hylton Center debut with their signature sound that has led to an international following and helped launch the progressive bluegrass movement. Today, the band features Ron Stewart on banjo, Dudley Connell o...Read More


Exploring Identity with Women Veterans: Smart Phone Photography Workshop

Sunday, Apr 07, 2019 1:00pm

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Veterans and the Arts Initiative

Instructor: Danielle Dravenstadt, Photography Instructor, School of Art, George Mason University

Want to learn to take great pictures? Join us for this four-part workshop series that explores Women Veteran identities through photography. Learn to maximize th...Read More


Raising Voices

Sunday, Apr 07, 2019 4:00pm

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Showcasing Washington National Opera's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists and Mason Opera

Some of the best young voices in the nation come to our region to perfect their art and craft.  The Washington National Opera's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program auditions hundreds of postgraduate, em...Read More


LLI: Prince William County: An Aerial Perspective

Monday, Apr 08, 2019 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Speaker: Roger Snyder

1:00 p.m. refreshments

1:30-3:00 p.m. speaker 

Roger Snyder is returning to LLI to present a third forum based on his work since his retirement in 2002. He will present and describe recent aerial photographs depicting public and private development that is constantly changing th...Read More


LLI: Rare Earth

Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Instructor: Dr. James R. Zimbelman

In the last twenty years we have learned that at least thousands of planets orbit stars beyond our Sun, yet very few of these newly discovered planets appear to be similar to Earth. How ‘rare’ is our Earth? This lecture is based around the many factors that contrib...Read More


Gallery Reception: David Barr

Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 6:00pm

Gallery receptions are free and open to the public.  Wine and light fare will be served. Please RSVP to smeyer3@gmu.edu.

A series of work that explores color, typography, and pattern in a disruptive out-of-context nature. This body of work looks to tear apart these comfortable safeguards that people...Read More


Asaph Dance Ensemble: New Beginnings

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 4:00pm

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The Asaph Dance Ensemble begins a new era with original choreography that will awaken your heart and inspire your life!

Tickets: $30, $25 adults; $20, $15 children under 12; and seniors 65+

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Galileo's Science Cafe: Changing the Trajectory of Substance Use and Depression in Virginia

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 7:00pm

“Changing the Trajectory of Substance Use and Depression in Virginia: A Value, Impact, and Quality (VIQ) Analysis of the Virginia Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral (VA-SBIRT) Project,” presented by Lora Peppard, PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BC Associate Professor; Associate Director for Treatment & Pre...Read More


A Raisin in the Sun

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 2:00pm
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 7:00pm
Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 3:00pm
Saturday, May 04, 2019 2:00pm
Saturday, May 04, 2019 7:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: The Creative and Performing Arts Center

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“A Raisin in the Sun,” a lauded drama written by esteemed playwright, Lorraine Hansberry, is set in the aftermath of World War II. It follows the Youngers, an African-American family living together in an apartment in Chicago. Following the death of their patriarch, the family tries to d...Read More


Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8:00pm

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Rags to Riches

Embark on a musical journey with piano virtuoso Jeffrey Siegel. In this program, Siegel guides the audience through music with fascinatin’ rhythms! He will perform Scott Joplin’s Wall Street Rag, I Got Rhythm by Gershwin, elegant waltzes by Chopin, the ...Read More


VA National Ballet: Carmen

Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 3:00pm

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Virginia National Ballet presents Carmen and The Eagles!  The show opens with a rocking tribute to The Eagles with their most famous hits, and is followed by Carmen which VNB debuted in 2016.  This incredible choreography to Bizet’s famous opera Carmen about the tragic Gypsy and her star...Read More


LLI: Northern Virginia Transportation

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 10:00am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

Speaker: Michael Longhi

10:00 a.m. refreshments
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. speaker

The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) is our regional multi modal (trains, roads, buses etc.) transportation planning organization. Since 2014 the NVTA has funded over $2 billion in transportation projects in ...Read More


American Festival Pops Orchestra: Movie Music Magic

Friday, May 03, 2019 8:00pm

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It's difficult to imagine bigger-than-life film characters like Darth Vader and Indiana Jones without their iconic musical themes. Since the invention of cinema with sound, Hollywood's film composers have worked their magic behind the scenes to help create memorable m...Read More


Manassas Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven Festival

Saturday, May 04, 2019 7:30pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Manassas Symphony Orchestra

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Beethoven Festival

The Manassas Symphony closes the season in a grand way joined by 100 choir students from Osbourn Park HS and other Prince William County Schools on an all-Beethoven program. The concert ends with movements from the master’s Mass in C Major and the m...Read More


InTune Music Studios: Spring Recital

Sunday, May 05, 2019 1:00pm
Sunday, May 05, 2019 4:00pm

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Join the students and faculty of InTune Music Studios in a presentation of their current repertoire.

Tickets: $10; free for children under age 3 

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CANCELLED: Youth Orchestras of Prince William: Serendipity

Sunday, May 05, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Youth Orchestras of Prince William

YOPW’s season closes with a performance featuring all its performing ensembles from the youngest to the oldest. In what seems like a stroke of serendipity, all 200 youth musicians come together in a memorable musical finale of youthful energy and exquisite musicianship. Enjoy a complimentary light r...Read More


Northern Virginia Ballet: Coppelia

Sunday, May 05, 2019 3:00pm

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NVB presents its version of the 1870 classic comedic ballet about love, magic, and mistaken identity.  Fun for the whole family, the production is supported by imported Russian sets, gorgeous costuming, and the award-winning dancers of Northern Virginia Youth Ballet/Academy of Russian Ba...Read More


Women's Leadership Lunch

Tuesday, May 07, 2019 11:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Didlake Grand Foyer, Science and Technology

Attaining the Unattainable, From Determined Mom to PR Powerhouse

Join the Prince William Chamber of Commerce for an empowering afternoon where attendees and others will share 

inspiring stories of success during the table top discussions. Plan to visit the various exhibit booths. Be inspired by spea...Read More


ANNIE

Saturday, May 11, 2019 2:00pm
Saturday, May 11, 2019 7:00pm
Sunday, May 12, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Center for the Arts' Pied Piper Theatre

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This rags to riches story of a young orphan growing up during the great depression is an American classic.  Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, this Broadway version of “Annie” with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and book by Thomas Meehan, made its Broad...Read More


LLI: Why Are There Yellow Buses at the Hylton Center?

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

PAK’s Mission of Education 

Facilitators: Claire Machosky and Marit Majeske

Performing Arts for Kids, also known as PAK, is a non-profit organization that works exclusively with the Hylton Performing Arts Center to provide a rich cultural repertoire for school age children. Since 2013, PAK has suppo...Read More


LLI: Space Satellites

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 10:30am
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology
Presented By: Lifelong Learning Institute, Manassas

What They Are and How They Benefit the U.S.

Instructor: Gary Jacobsen

This non-technical, unclassified overview of the American space program will focus on nine categories of satellites and the functions that are unique to each. Communications satellites are discussed in depth, along with satellites...Read More


Galileo's Science Cafe: The NASA/New Horizons Flyby of Dwarf Ice Planet 2014MU69

Thursday, May 16, 2019 7:00pm

The NASA/New Horizons Flyby of Dwarf Ice Planet 2014MU69 (Ultima Thule): Our New View of the Outer Solar System, presented by Michael Summers, Ph.D., University Professor; Department of Physics and Astronomy.  Learn about the latest scientific and medical discoveries explained by university faculty....Read More


Manassas Ballet Theatre: The Sleeping Beauty

Friday, May 17, 2019 7:30pm
Saturday, May 18, 2019 3:00pm
Saturday, May 18, 2019 7:30pm
Sunday, May 19, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Manassas Ballet Theatre

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This timeless, fairy tale ballet has all the magical elements of a classic – a princess, prince, fairy godmothers, the evil fairy Carabosse, and a beautiful score by Tchaikovsky. All ages will delight in this performance featuring the popular storyline and accompaniment by Manassas Balle...Read More


Gallery Exhibit: Jordann Wine

Sunday, May 19, 2019 10:00am

Holding and Releasing

Exhibit runs May 19 – July 9

Gallery Reception: May 23 from 6-8 p.m.

Glitter, commonly dismissed as an ordinary craft material, is elevated to a painterly standard as Jordann Wine foregrounds the material’s inherent qualities of holding and releasing light. The childish or gari...Read More


McKinney Boyd High School Bands Concert

Monday, May 20, 2019 8:00pm

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Director’s Choice

The McKinney Boyd High School Band performs under the direction of Joe Nunez, Director of Bands, with guest conductor, Anthony Maiello, George Mason University. Located north of Dallas, Texas, McKinney Boyd’s band program includes four concert bands and a color guard/wi...Read More


Gallery Reception: Jordann Wine

Thursday, May 23, 2019 6:00pm

Holding and Releasing

Exhibit runs May 19 – July 9

Gallery receptions are free and open to the public.  Wine and light fare will be served. Alcoholic beverages will not be served at the January 26 reception.  Please RSVP to smeyer3@gmu.edu.

Glitter, commonly dismissed as an ordinary craft material, ...Read More


OBCO Goes to Broadway

Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:30pm

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OBCO invites you to a night on Broadway.  The symphony will feature works from “An American in Paris,” “West Side Story,” “Les Miserables,” “Phantom of the Opera,” and “The Sound of Music.”  Join us as the Theater District comes to the Hylton Center!

Tickets: $20 adult, $15 Senior, $0 ch...Read More


Northern Virginia Ballet: 2019 Recital

Sunday, May 26, 2019 3:00pm

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NVB presents its version of the 1870 classic comedic ballet about love, magic, and mistaken identity.  Fun for the whole family, the production is supported by imported Russian sets, gorgeous costuming, and the award-winning dancers of Northern Virginia Youth Ballet/Academy of Russian Ba...Read More


Manassas Chorale: Silver Salute (to the Red White and Blue)

Friday, May 31, 2019 7:30pm

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O say, can you see! Join the Manassas Chorale and the Greater Manassas Children’s Choir as they salute our country through stirring songs of patriotism and devotion. Help celebrate the close of the Chorale’s Silver Anniversary with this tribute to the U. S. A., its hi...Read More


Virginia National Ballet: Spring Recital

Saturday, Jun 01, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology
Presented By: Virginia National Ballet

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See the students of Virginia National Ballet perform a wide variety of dance and musical selections.  Virginia National Ballet is Northern Virginia’s most exciting professional dance company and the school was voted “Best Dance Studio 2017” in Northern Virginia Magazine.  See dancers per...Read More


Children of the World School Graduation

Saturday, Jun 08, 2019 3:00pm

Class of 2018

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