ARTS By George

ARTS By George Visit our website at http://artsbygeorge.gmu.edu For ticket information, call 703-993-4188 email [email protected]
An evening like no other, Arts by George! celebrates the Arts at Mason to benefit student scholarships and the Great Performances at Mason season. The 13th-annual Arts by George Celebration will take place on Saturday September 29, 2018, at the Center for the Arts at George Mason University, Fairfax Campus.

George Mason University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) celebrates the 11th-annual ARTS by George! this fall. This annual benefit event is dedicated to providing scholarship support for CVPA students in the areas of visual arts, dance, music, theater, film and video studies, computer game design and arts management, as well as George Mason University’s Center for the Arts’ Great Performances at Mason series. Held on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2015 at 5 p.m., ARTS by George! will be located in and around the de Laski Performing Arts Building. This extraordinary evening commences with multi-disciplinary showcases of the work of outstanding CVPA student and faculty amid a delectable array of food and beverages. The festivities also include a silent auction of unique arts-related items and experiences. The evening culminates in the Concert Hall with an electrifying performance by The Midtown Men, featuring the original cast from Broadway’s Jersey Boys. ARTS by George! is generously supported by many metro-area individuals and businesses. Arts supporters. The 11th Annual ARTS by George! is co-chaired by Mark and Merril Shugoll.

Mission: All net proceeds benefit student scholarships in Art, Dance, Music, Theater, Arts Management, Film and Video Studies, and Computer Game Design, as well as the Center for the Arts Great Performances at Mason.

We’re excited to announce Bonefish Grill will be a featured restaurant station at this year’s ARTS By George! Ticket...
06/26/2019
Bonefish Grill

We’re excited to announce Bonefish Grill will be a featured restaurant station at this year’s ARTS By George!

Tickets on sale now: artsbygeorge.gmu.edu

Your local seafood restaurant in Alexandria, VA specializing in market-fresh seafood & fish cooked over a wood-burning grill. Join us today & try one of our great apps, martinis or cocktails!

New for this year! Ornery Beer Company in Old Town Fairfax joins us for this year’s ARTS By George! Tickets on sale no...
06/19/2019
Ornery Beer Company

New for this year! Ornery Beer Company in Old Town Fairfax joins us for this year’s ARTS By George! Tickets on sale now: artsbygeorge.gmu.edu

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ARTS By George headliner Audra McDonald takes the stage as a presenter at Sunday's Tony Awards! The live broadcast featu...
06/07/2019
Ben Platt, Audra McDonald, Darren Criss Among 2019 Tony Award Presenters | Playbill

ARTS By George headliner Audra McDonald takes the stage as a presenter at Sunday's Tony Awards! The live broadcast features past headliners Sutton Foster, Laura Benanti, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and Kelli O'Hara, who is also a nominee this year!

James Corden will host the 73rd annual ceremony June 9 at Radio City Music Hall.

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04/11/2019

ARTS By George's cover photo

The College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University is thrilled to announce ARTS By George​ returns f...
04/11/2019

The College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University is thrilled to announce ARTS By George​ returns for its 14th year on Saturday, September 28 featuring Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award winner Audra McDonald​!

Learn more: cvpa.gmu.edu/arts-by-george

A private jet experience and a conducting experience with Anthony Maiello of the American Festival Pops Orchestra are ou...
09/27/2018

A private jet experience and a conducting experience with Anthony Maiello of the American Festival Pops Orchestra are our two live auction items this year! Learn more and place your bids on Saturday!

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09/13/2018
George Mason University's Center for the Arts

A special ARTS by George! message from Rick Davis, Dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University!

Just for you! A special ARTS by George! message from Rick Davis, Dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University.

Tickets & sponsorship packages: artsbygeorge.gmu.edu

Join us for ARTS by George! on Saturday, September 29 as Grammy-Award winning The Manhattan Transfer takes the stage wit...
06/04/2018
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Join us for ARTS by George! on Saturday, September 29 as Grammy-Award winning The Manhattan Transfer takes the stage with the American Festival Pops Orchestra!

The evening includes 10 open studios showcasing talented Mason students, plus award-winning wine and cuisine from Northern Virginia’s finest restaurants.

Get tickets today at artsbygeorge.gmu.edu.

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06/04/2018

ARTS By George's cover photo

Bette or Bernadette? Which Dolly will you see? This year’s ARTS by George! live auction includes an exclusive Hello, D...
09/21/2017

Bette or Bernadette? Which Dolly will you see?

This year’s ARTS by George! live auction includes an exclusive Hello, Dolly! experience with two prime orchestra seats to the hit Broadway production Hello, Dolly!, a backstage tour with cast member and Tony Award nominee Kate Baldwin, two nights of accommodations at the New York Hilton Midtown Manhattan Hotel, and round trip Amtrak Acela transportation from Union Station. Bette Midler plays the title role through January 14, 2018, and ARTS by George! 10th anniversary headliner Bernadette Peters joins the cast as Dolly on January 20, 2018!

ARTS by George! is only three days away! We’re putting the finishing touches on the silent auction, but you can begin ...
09/20/2017

ARTS by George! is only three days away! We’re putting the finishing touches on the silent auction, but you can begin bidding now at artsbygeorge.gmu.edu!

ARTS By George's cover photo
04/17/2017

ARTS By George's cover photo

ARTS By George's cover photo
03/31/2017

ARTS By George's cover photo

09/24/2016

It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing! #ArtsbyGeorge #Jazz4Justice

We're going #live in a few short minutes! Can't wait to share the performance by these amazing students! #ArtsbyGeorge
09/24/2016

We're going #live in a few short minutes! Can't wait to share the performance by these amazing students! #ArtsbyGeorge

#ArtsbyGeorge attendees loved playing the Game of GAMS this evening! Guests created their own special event with the hel...
09/24/2016

#ArtsbyGeorge attendees loved playing the Game of GAMS this evening! Guests created their own special event with the help of Graduate Arts Management students! #wemanage

09/24/2016

The audience is loving selections from Harry Potter! #ArtsbyGeorge

We're all enjoying the dynamite food at #ArtsbyGeorge. It's a food lovers paradise!
09/24/2016

We're all enjoying the dynamite food at #ArtsbyGeorge. It's a food lovers paradise!

The School of Theater and Music present selections from The Threepenny Opera for #ArtsbyGeorge guests!
09/24/2016

The School of Theater and Music present selections from The Threepenny Opera for #ArtsbyGeorge guests!

We are loving the jazzy tunes being provided by the School of Music students! #ArtbyGeorge
09/24/2016

We are loving the jazzy tunes being provided by the School of Music students! #ArtbyGeorge

Guests are lining up and signing in for #ArtsbyGeorge! We've got a evening full of electric performances and dynamite fo...
09/24/2016

Guests are lining up and signing in for #ArtsbyGeorge! We've got a evening full of electric performances and dynamite food!

09/24/2016

Today is the day!!! We are so excited about the 11th annual ARTS by George! Gala! We cant wait to see you there!

09/23/2016

Looking for an art based getaway to New York City? Hop aboard the Mason Arts Bus and discover the Museums of New York City with a personalized tour curated to suit your artistic tastes by the Director of the School of Art, Peter Winant. Winant, a panelist on WETA’s Around the World, will help you select museums and exhibits that will inspire your artistic side. Thank you to the School of Art for donating this experience! #ArtsbyGeorge

09/23/2016

Take three friends with you on an exclusive tour of PBS NewsHour and Washington Week with Gwen Ifill. Following your tour, you will have front-row seats in the control room to view a live broadcast of Washington Week. Thank you to WETA for your continued support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/22/2016

Bring a friend and enjoy contemporary new works and classic reinventions of musical sand plays with a season subscription at the Helen Hayes and Tony Award winning Signature Theatre’s 2016-2017 plus a $50 gift card to Copperwood Tavern in Shirlington. Thank you to Signature Theatre and Copperwood Tavern for their continued support of the Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/22/2016

We’ve got a slam-dunk package for basketball fans! Enjoy two lower-level seats at a Wizard’s game of your choice (some exclusions apply), watch pregame warm-ups courtside and receive two Wizards gift bags, and a group photo on the court. Thank you to the Washington Wizards for your continued support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/21/2016

Get ready to #RocktheRed at a Washington Capitals game! Watch the Capitals pregame warm-ups from the Penalty Box and take home two Caps gift bags and an autographed puck from a Caps player. Thank you to the Washington Capitals for your continued support of the Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/21/2016

In need of some retail therapy? Spend an afternoon in Annandale shopping the day away with a $250 gift card from AnnSandra Gift Shop and a $300 gift card from Lambros Goldsmiths. AnnSandra offers high-end giftware and specialized gifts for babies and loved ones. Lambros Goldsmiths, an award-winning jeweler, creates handcrafted one-of-a-kind custom fine jewelry. Thank you to AnnSandra Gift Shop and Lambros Goldsmiths for your continued support of the Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

Enjoy an unforgettable dining experience for six hosted by Youssef Essakl, owner of Bistro L’Hermitage. Sip specially ...
09/21/2016

Enjoy an unforgettable dining experience for six hosted by Youssef Essakl, owner of Bistro L’Hermitage. Sip specially imported and paired French wine and tour the kitchen as Executive Chef Dawn Burkhart prepares your delicious five-course meal. Thank you to Bistro L’Hermitage for this generous donation and for your continued support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/20/2016

Have a football fanatic in your life who loves the Washington Redskins? Will they score another victory? See the action for yourself with four terrace-level midfield seats and premium reserved parking. Thank you to Barbara Lubar for your generous donation for the #AbyGSilent Auction and for your continued support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/20/2016

Turn your kitchen into the finest cucina Italiana! Enjoy the finest extra virgin olive oil and assorted balsamic vinegars from Fratelli Carli, penne pasta from Gragano, Almond Cantuccini, oil and vinegar pitchers, a cheese plate, a bottle of Siema Cabernet Sauvignon, and a bottle of Siema Pinot Grigio. Thank you to Shelly Goldman for donating this amazing Italian themed basket. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/19/2016

According to the Farmer’s Almanac, it’s going to be another chilly winter. Make sure you bundle up with a beautiful sweater that was hand-knit with the finest Peruvian alpaca yarn. Thank you to Shelly Goldman for donating this gorgeous piece of wearable art and for your ongoing support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/19/2016

The National Harbor Ride & Dine Experience is back again! Enjoy exquisite cuisine from Fiorella’s Italian Kitchen with 11 of your closest friends. Following this amazing dinner, enjoy VIP tickets to ride the Capitol Wheel. Thank you to the Peterson Family Foundation and the Fireman Hospitality Group for your continued support of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Mason and for making this amazing experience possible. #ArtsbyGeorge

09/19/2016

We are only days away from our 11th annual ARTS by George! Gala. Over the next week we will be highlighting the donors who have made our Silent Auction possible. #ArtsbyGeorge

P.F Chang’s is back with your favorite Chang’s Spicy Chicken! Join us Saturday September 24th for an evening celebra...
09/17/2016

P.F Chang’s is back with your favorite Chang’s Spicy Chicken! Join us Saturday September 24th for an evening celebrating the Arts at Mason! Buy your tickets now!: http://bit.ly/2aUuopk

Bonefish Grill returns for this year’s annual Arts by George Gala! Sample their amazing saucy shrimp and much more! Jo...
09/16/2016

Bonefish Grill returns for this year’s annual Arts by George Gala! Sample their amazing saucy shrimp and much more! Join us Saturday September 24th for an evening celebrating the Arts at Mason! Buy your tickets now!: http://bit.ly/2aUuopk

We are excited to announce that Legal Sea Foods will be providing mini crab cakes at ARTS by George! “If it isn’t fr...
09/15/2016

We are excited to announce that Legal Sea Foods will be providing mini crab cakes at ARTS by George! “If it isn’t fresh, it isn’t Legal!” at #ArtsbyGeorge! Join us Saturday September 24th for an evening celebrating the Arts at Mason! Buy your tickets now!: http://bit.ly/2aUuopk

Daniel Reichard, a member of The Midtown Men, is a Cleveland native and best known for his portrayal of chief songwriter...
09/14/2016

Daniel Reichard, a member of The Midtown Men, is a Cleveland native and best known for his portrayal of chief songwriter and original Four Seasons member Bob Gaudio in the box-office smash “Jersey Boys, a role he originated both on Broadway and in the La Jolla Playhouse premiere. Join us Saturday September 24th to hear Daniel Reichard and The #MidtownMen at #ArtsbyGeorge!

Michael Longoria is proud to be joining his co-stars from the original cast of “Jersey Boys” as The Midtown Men. Lon...
09/14/2016

Michael Longoria is proud to be joining his co-stars from the original cast of “Jersey Boys” as The Midtown Men. Longoria made his Broadway debut in the smash-hit musical Hairspray and is best known for his role as Frankie Valli in the Tony-Award Winning musical “Jersey Boys.” Join us on Saturday September 24th to hear Michael Longoria and The #MidtownMen at #ArtsbyGeorge!

J. Robert Spencer, a Tony Award and Helen Hayes Award nominee, is the second member of The Midtown Men. Spencer graduate...
09/14/2016

J. Robert Spencer, a Tony Award and Helen Hayes Award nominee, is the second member of The Midtown Men. Spencer graduated cm laude from Shenandoah University’s musical theater program and received an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts in 2009. Join us Saturday September 24th to hear J. Robert Spencer and The #MidtownMen at #ArtsbyGeorge!

Tony Award-winning actor, singer and entertainer Christian Hoff, a member of The Midtown Men, grew up in San Diego and a...
09/13/2016

Tony Award-winning actor, singer and entertainer Christian Hoff, a member of The Midtown Men, grew up in San Diego and at the age of 8 he became involved in San Diego Junior Theater. Within months of joining, Hoff knew theater was what he wanted to do for his career and by age ten he appeared with Shirley MacClaine on her television special “Every Little Movement.” Join us Saturday September 24th to hear Christian Hoff and The #MidtownMen at #ArtsbyGeorge!

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ARTS BY GEORGE! SCHEDULE 5–7:30 p.m. Multi-disciplinary showcases of the arts from all academic disciplines in George Mason University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts 5–7:30 p.m. Silent Auction of unique arts-related items, services and experiences 5–7:30 p.m. Sumptuous cuisine and bars throughout the performance spaces and the tented plaza 8:30 p.m. Gala performance by The Manhattan Transfer in George Mason University’s Center for the Arts Concert Hall 10:00 p.m. Champagne and dessert reception on stage with The Manhattan Transfer

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