College of Visual and Performing Arts
George Mason University
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Student Opportunities

There are many ways to get involved with Theater at Mason.

Audition for our plays

Audition for our Theater productions. Auditions are open to all full-time degree-seeking Mason students, including freshmen, all of whom are given equal consideration during the casting process, or volunteer to work behind the scenes. Contact us for more information.

Mason theater students on stage

Students in The Fantasticks, 2017

Get Free Tickets

Take in performances and exhibitions by national and international artists, as well as faculty and students, at our performing arts centers and galleries. Mason students get free tickets for more than 100 events each year. No matter what you study at Mason, enrich your life with performances, lectures, exhibitions, and more at the Center for the Arts, Hylton Performing Arts Center, and other campus venues.

Discover our student organizations

  • The Mason Players serve as the student production organization led by a staff modeled after professional theater standards.
  • Learn about Mason's chapter of Alpha Psi Omega, the national theater service fraternity for men and women.
  • If you enjoy improvisational comedy, check out a Mason Improv Association performance. MIA holds yearly auditions and invites students to participate in many of their activities.

Study Abroad

The School of Theater offers the winter London Theatre Tour where you can combine your study of the arts with an international experience in your field. For more information, visit the Global Perspectives page.

Mason theater students behind the scenes

Students work behind the scenes in stage management.

Schools & Programs