Friends of Theater

Scholarship donors Mack and Paulette Miller


Scholarship donors Mack and Paulette Miller have been volunteer leaders in the arts at George Mason University for the past two decades.

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CVPA’s signature event for the performing arts supports student scholarships and the Great Performances at Mason season.

Your contributions to the Friends of Theater make it possible to expand opportunities and offer scholarships to great students.

The Friends of Theater at Mason raise awareness in the community, encourage attendance at our performances, fund scholarships and support the School of Theater’s engagement of professional guest artists. We invite you to become a Friend; your support makes a dramatic difference in the lives of young artists and helps foster our distinctive Theater program at George Mason University. 

Join the Friends of Theater at Mason

We appreciate all gifts; even the small ones can have a big impact.


For more information, or to become a Friend of Theater, please email Friends of Theater or call 703-993-1087.

All friends enjoy:

  • Recognition in School of Theater playbills
  • Inclusion in Master Classes by guest artists
  • Invitations to receptions and events
  • Participation in select educational opportunities
  • The School of Theater newsletters

Levels of giving are listed in playbills as:

  • Friend (up to $199)
  • Performer ($200-$499)
  • Producer ($500-$999)
  • Patron ($1,000-$4,999)
  • Angel ($5000+)

Gifts are tax deductible to the fullest extent the law allows.

...This award will help me to continue my studies here at George Mason University where I’m pursuing a BFA in theater. This award will allow my family to breathe a sigh of relief, that some financial burdens are lifted off of our shoulders. Thank you so much!

Asia Cooper, Friends of Theater scholarship recipient, 2023