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March 2021

The Artist Activist: Centering Black Voices: Lawrence Brownlee

Monday, Mar 01, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

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The Artist Activist: Centering Black Voices speaker series returns with one of America’s foremost modern opera singers Lawrence Brownlee in conversation with distinguished Mason Opera Professor and Director of Vocal Studies Patricia Miller. The evening will continue the series’ mission to d... Read more

Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Ukulele Workshop Series Spring 2021 Level I

Tuesday, Mar 02, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

Registration for this workshop has closed.

Have you always wanted to try the ukulele? Musicians of all skill levels are invited to participate in a four-week series of virtual lessons with Glen McCarthy, a guitar instructor at George Mason University. These teleworkshops will take place Tuesday even... Read more

Dewberry School of Music

Dewberry Artist Series: Wonderful Woodwinds!

Tuesday, Mar 02, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music faculty resume their free recital series with digital pre-recorded performances as part of Mason Arts at Home. Recorded from the Center for the Arts Concert Hall, this performance features the woodwind faculty, including clarinetist Kathy Mulcahy, flu... Read more

Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Ukulele Workshop Series Spring 2021 Level II

Tuesday, Mar 02, 2021 8:00pm
Virtual Event

Registration for this workshop has closed.

Have you always wanted to try the ukulele? Musicians of all skill levels are invited to participate in a four-week series of virtual lessons with Glen McCarthy, a guitar instructor at George Mason University. These teleworkshops will take place Tuesday even... Read more

Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series Spring 2021, Level I

Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 16, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 06, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021 6:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021 6:00pm
Virtual Event

Registration for this workshop has closed.

Have you always wanted to try the guitar, or are you looking for tips to improve your technique? Musicians of all skill levels are invited to participate in an eight-week series of virtual lessons with Glen McCarthy, guitar instructor at George Mason Univer... Read more

Dominion Energy Veterans Guitar Workshop Series Spring 2021, Level II

Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 16, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 06, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021 8:00pm
Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021 8:00pm
Virtual Event

Registration for this workshop has closed.

Have you always wanted to try the guitar, or are you looking for tips to improve your technique? Musicians of all skill levels are invited to participate in an eight-week series of virtual lessons with Glen McCarthy, guitar instructor at George Mason Univer... Read more

Academy of St Martin in the Fields

Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 8:00pm
Virtual Event

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re:connect – Overcoming Distance

One of the world’s premier chamber orchestras, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields invites you to reconnect with classical music in this intimate, pre-recorded digital concert of stirring masterpieces. The re:connect series was launched in response to ... Read more

Dewberry School of Music

Dewberry Artist Series: Percussion, Saxophone, and Steel Pan!

Tuesday, Mar 16, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music faculty resume their free recital series with digital pre-recorded performances as part of Mason Arts at Home. Recorded from the Center for the Arts Concert Hall, this concert will feature Mason faculty John Kilkenny and Jonathan Bisesi on percussion;... Read more

Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Exploring Self & Social Identity with Women Veterans: A Mixed Media Workshop, Sess. I

Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 7:00pm
Thursday, Mar 25, 2021 7:00pm
Thursday, Apr 01, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

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Instructor: Andi Benge, School of Art, George Mason University  

Want to make art at home? Join us for this three-part workshop exploring women Veterans’ self and social identity through mixed media. By learning how to combine several mediums you may already have at home with collaging tech... Read more

Veterans and the Arts Initiative: Exploring Self & Social Identity with Women Veterans: A Mixed Media Workshop, Sess. II

Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 8:00pm
Thursday, Mar 25, 2021 8:00pm
Thursday, Apr 01, 2021 8:00pm
Virtual Event

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Instructor: Andi Benge, School of Art, George Mason University  

Want to make art at home? Join us for this three-part workshop exploring women Veterans’ self and social identity through mixed media. By learning how to combine several mediums you may already have at home with collaging tech... Read more

Hylton at Home

Hylton at Home Story Corner: American Ballet Theatre Presents: “Boys Dance!”

Saturday, Mar 20, 2021 10:15am
Virtual Event

Written by John Robert Allman, Illustrated by Luciano Lozano,
Read with permission of Penguin Random House
Read by Joshua Burnham, Principal Dancer/Assistant Ballet Master (Manassas Ballet Theatre) A lively and encouraging picture book celebrating boys who love to dance, from the renowned American Bal... Read more

Broadway Princess Party

Sunday, Mar 21, 2021 4:00pm
Virtual Event

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Starring Susan Egan, Aisha Jackson, Laura Osnes, and Courtney Reed

Live from the Hylton Center

The digital performance will strictly be available LIVE, Sunday, March 21 at 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

Dust off your tiaras and dig out your glass slippers for this charming digital concert featurin... Read more

Hylton at Home

Manassas Ballet Theatre Artist Chat: Peter and the Wolf & More

Thursday, Mar 25, 2021 7:15pm
Virtual Event

Manassas Ballet Theatre (MBT) goes behind the scenes with Peter and the Wolf & More! choreographers Kaitlin Frankenfield, Ahmed Nabil, and Vadim Slatvitskiy! Together they provide insights into the creative process from the movements and music to costumes and sets. This chat will be moderated by Man... Read more

Manassas Ballet Theatre

Manassas Ballet Theatre: Peter and the Wolf & More

Saturday, Mar 27, 2021 7:30pm
Virtual Event

Enjoy contemporary works in Act I, followed by the beloved ballet Peter and the Wolf with story narration accompanying Peter and his animal friends on this unforgettable adventure.  Portrayed by Manassas Ballet Theatre’s own company dancers performing original choreography and accompanied by the Man... Read more

Dewberry School of Music

Dewberry Artist Series: Brilliant Brass!

Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music faculty resume their free recital series with digital pre-recorded performances as part of Mason Arts at Home. Recorded at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, this performance features the brass faculty including Alan Carr (trombone), Denny Edelbrock (... Read more

Hylton at Home

Community Arts Spotlight

Thursday, Apr 01, 2021 7:15pm
Thursday, Apr 15, 2021 7:15pm
Thursday, May 20, 2021 7:15pm
Thursday, Jun 17, 2021 7:15pm
Virtual Event

The Hylton Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce Community Arts Spotlight, a new initiative which showcases extraordinary artistic talent within the Prince William County cultural community. Four artists or ensembles, who are members of the Prince William County Arts Council will be selected... Read more

Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel: Celebrating Beethoven

Sunday, Apr 11, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

Live from the Hylton Center

Welcome back to the stage virtuoso pianist Jeffrey Siegel for a digital, livestreamed Keyboard Conversations® concert with commentary recorded live from the Merchant Hall stage at the Hylton Center. Siegel celebrates the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth with some of... Read more

Dewberry Artist Series: Duo-Piano and Musical Theater!

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music faculty resume their free recital series with digital pre-recorded performances as part of Mason Arts at Home. Recorded at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, this performance features musical theater faculty vocalist Jim Van Slyke as well as piano fac... Read more

Hylton at Home

Hylton at Home Story Corner: What a Wonderful World

Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 10:15am
Virtual Event

 “What a Wonderful World”  

Based on the Song By Bob Thiele & George David Weiss as sung by Louis Armstrong, Illustrated by Tim Hopgood

Read with permission of Henry Holt and Co.

Read by: Darden Purcell, Director of Jazz Studies, Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music, George Mason University

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Hylton Presents

CANCELED - The Romeros: 60th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 8:00pm
Virtual Event

The Romeros has canceled its 20-21 tour, including this performance at the Hylton Center. 

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Hylton at Home

Asaph Dance Ensemble

Thursday, Apr 22, 2021 7:15pm
Virtual Event

Touching Lives: The Story of the Asaph Dance Ensemble

Get to know the Asaph Dance Ensemble from its inception with the Christian Performing Artist Fellowship where they produced concerts throughout the greater D.C. area to performing on the Bolshoi stage. A resident of Manassas, Virginia for over th... Read more

Dewberry School of Music

Mason Opera

Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 8:00pm
Sunday, Apr 25, 2021 3:00pm

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music’s talented Mason Opera students will present an evening of works featuring The Telephone by Gian Carlo Menotti, Dream Lovers by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, and Act II of Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.  

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Youth Orchestras of Prince William

CANCELED: Youth Orchestras of Prince William: A Grand Finale

Sunday, May 02, 2021 2:00pm

This performance has been canceled.

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Hylton Center Celebration of the Arts Alliance

Thursday, May 06, 2021 7:00pm
Virtual Event

On May 6, the Hylton Performing Arts Center will host a virtual Celebration of the Arts Alliance. This first-ever event will highlight the outstanding artistic contributions and achievements of the Arts Alliance, celebrate their long history with the Hylton Center, and raise funds to support their c... Read more

Manassas Symphony Orchestra

CANCELED: Manassas Symphony Orchestra: Musical Legacies

Saturday, May 08, 2021 7:30pm

This performance has been canceled.

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Hylton at Home

Hylton at Home Story Corner: "Khalida and the Most Beautiful Song"

Saturday, May 15, 2021 10:15am
Virtual Event

Written and Illustrated by: Amanda Moeckel

Read with permission of Page Street Kids.  

Read by: Sheyna Burt

When a song whispers in Khalida's ear late one night, she is determined to catch it. But the next day, no matter how hard she tries, bad timing and a busy schedule get in the way of her creati... Read more

Manassas Ballet Theatre

Manassas Ballet Theatre: Giselle

Saturday, May 29, 2021 7:30pm
Virtual Event

The romantic ballet, Giselle, tells the story of true love and a peasant girl who dies of a broken heart when she learns her lover is betrothed to another. The spirits of girls betrayed, led by their queen Myrtha, take revenge, but Giselle’s love and forgiveness prevail freeing her and her beloved f... Read more

CANCELED - Independence Nontraditional School: Graduation Ceremony

Thursday, Jun 03, 2021 6:00pm
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Manassas Chorale

CANCELED: Manassas Chorale: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Friday, Jun 04, 2021 7:30pm

This performance has been canceled.

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Boyle School of Irish Dance Spring Performance

Sunday, Jun 06, 2021 9:00am
Sunday, Jun 06, 2021 12:45pm
Sunday, Jun 06, 2021 4:30pm
Sunday, Jun 06, 2021 8:15pm
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March 2021