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Address: George Mason University, 4400 University Dr., MS 2F5, Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone Number: 703-993-8888
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Our own wonderful Performing arts center right here in Fairfax, VA

How lucky are we to live in Fairfax City and be able to walk to this venue. We make an effort to go at least 3 or 4 times a year. The center offers everything from concerts, to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2015
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Chantilly, Virginia
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21 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

This was the first time I attended a performance at the Center for the Arts at George Mason University (Northern Virginia) and was surprised to see the layout of the theatre. Normally, there is a center aisle that "cuts" the number of seats in half, creating two or more sections and making it easy for attendees to exit either via... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

How lucky are we to live in Fairfax City and be able to walk to this venue. We make an effort to go at least 3 or 4 times a year. The center offers everything from concerts, to plays, to opera and ballet. The acoustics are wonderful. There is not a bad seat in the house. With a large variety,... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

The George Mason Center for the Arts makes Fairfax proud. It's a convenient venue for those of us who live in the neighborhood, but the quality of the performances makes it worth traveling from Marylland and DC, as many of my friends do.

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Thank MariaandGeorge2014
Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Overall, access is good from surrounding neighborhood and parking is convenient and easy. We attend concerts, opera, dance and theatre events. Volunteers help with seating and staff are very friendly. There is something for everyone on offer at any given time to make everyone happy. and wanting to return.

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Thank Wabbit011
Fairfax, Virginia
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This theatre is in a neighborhood, first-class university setting. Top-notch performances & plenty of parking set this venue aside--no need to travel to DC.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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610 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

One of the regional homes of the Virginia Opera, this is a full cultural events center that has classical and jazz concerts, christmas programs, opera and a whole lot more.

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Thank Chinapjs
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22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

I've gone to this venue multiple times with friends, family, and on dates. There is always a plethora of shows to choose from for all types of people. I always buy season tickets.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beautiful and clean concert venue. The Fairfax Symphony concert was a delight. The adjacent parking garage is very convenient.

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Thank Benjamin J
Manassas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great shows - comfortable venue. Good seats for everyone who attends. Always nice to be on the George Mason University campus as well.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

fabulous contribution to the community - the variety of presentations is amazing I will admit to being a friend of the center but that's only because I want to support this asset!!

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