Shining in the Spotlight

From day one, students sing, play and act in fully produced performances.

Making Mason Your Stage

Our choice of professional stages are second to none

Supporting Our Students

If you prefer to work behind the scenes, we have you covered.

Artist Teachers Inpire

Our professional faculty, many of whom are artists in their own right, are on our stages, in our classrooms, and with our students

A Rich Theatrical Experience

The Mason Players offers a wide variety of programming throughout the year.


Enjoy a Trailer from School of Theater's 'Footloose.'

Welcome to Theater at Mason, where we stress the ideal that serious practical training and experience, combined with the breadth and vigor of liberal arts study, offer our graduates the best preparation for a life in the theater. Our mission is to use theater as a means of preparing students for a complex and challenging future, through rigorous, concentrated, and individualized training. There is a place for you here, regardless of where your interests may lead you. We hope you will take the time to join us for an open house, campus tour, or performance.

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#1 Theater School In Virginia
According to and
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Students Direct
Half of each season's productions are student led.
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Tlaloc Rivas

Omi Osun Joni L. Jones

Julia Cho and chey yew

Mary Kathryn Nagle

Nikkole Salter

​Luis Alfaro