Ballet Folclorico Nacional de Mexico de Silvia Lozano

George Mason Center for the Arts 4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA

This joyous company comes direct from Mexico to share its country’s rich cultural gifts of dance, music, folklore, and costumes. In this spellbinding performance, Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de Silvia Lozano showcases its country’s finest music and dance, pulsating with hypnotic rhythms and swirling colors, including a mosaic of traditional folk dances such as […]

Russian National Ballet: Cinderella

George Mason Center for the Arts 4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA

Some stories never grow old, they only grow more magical and endearing. So is the case with the timeless fairytale Cinderella. This family favorite of finding true love and meeting adversity with grace and kindness will be extravagantly brought to life by the world-renowned Russian National Ballet, known their grand productions of treasured classics. When […]

Russian National Ballet: Romeo and Juliet/Carmen

George Mason Center for the Arts 4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA

With lush music and exquisite grace, the Russian National Ballet returns to the Center to perform two of the world's greatest ballets: Romeo and Juliet together with Carmen. Both ballets express the torments of love. Young love, bursting with exhilarating passion, is at the heart of Romeo and Juliet, with the perilous fate for the […]

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company

George Mason Center for the Arts 4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA

For  more than  35 years, the landmark Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company has revolutionized modern dance while exploring issues of identity  through social commentary. In this world premiere, co-commissioned by the Center for the Arts, Bill T. Jones examines group identity and its relationship to aloneness through his iconic choreography, set to spoken word and live music. Lauded […]

Alonzo King LINES

George Mason Center for the Arts 4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax, VA

Since 1982, visionary choreographer Alonzo King has been redefining contemporary ballet by creating daring new works that marry the science of artistic movement with the beauty of other art forms. In his latest collaboration, Figures of Speech, King addresses the fact that languages of the world are vanishing at an alarming rate, and draws on […]