Arts and Culture

Mason’s Patriot Center 56th in World Venue Ticket Sales

Posted: January 22, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 21, 2015 at 4:36 pm

The 10,000-seat arena bests many double the size, drawing 289,000 visitors a year.

Mason Nation Observes MLK Jr. Day of Service

Posted: January 16, 2015 at 5:53 pm, Last Updated: January 20, 2015 at 3:01 pm

Many members of the George Mason University community consider Jan. 19 “a day on, not a day off”—commemorating the birthday of the civil rights legend with a Day of Service.

Mason Professor’s Award-Winning Show Comes to Campus in February

Posted: January 15, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: January 14, 2015 at 3:52 pm

Mason professor and award-winning actress brings her one-woman show, “A Sense of Wonder” to campus next month.

Mason Junior Finds His Field of Dreams in Sport History

Posted: January 15, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 13, 2015 at 6:01 pm

Kleine took courses on U.S. sport history and basketball history with Professor Chris Elzey in Mason’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Mason School of Theater Director Makes Leap from Theater Stage to Political Stage

Posted: January 12, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: January 16, 2015 at 12:11 pm

Elston, who has been the director of the School of Theater four of his 13 years at Mason, says the experience will help him be a better local lawmaker.

New Series Celebrates the Inclusion of the Arts in STEM

Posted: January 12, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: January 16, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The STEAM Table features a series of special events taking place throughout 2015 that will examine the relationship between the arts and sciences, arts and education, and arts and technology.