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The College of Visual and Performing Arts at George Mason University cordially invites you to attend our Fall Open House on Saturday, October 15. You will have the opportunity to tour campus and see the spaces wehre you'll be performing, practicing and perfecting your craft. Join us to gain an in-depth understanding of opportunities in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

Many of our undergraduate programs offer auditions, mock auditions, and official and unofficial portfolio reviews. In the afternoon, all are invited to a reception, special exhibits, performances, film screening, presentations, and opportunities to meet faculty, staff, and students.

 

College of Visual and Performing Fall Open House
Saturday, October 15, 2016
10:00 am - 5:30 pm*
*Times vary based on academic interest
George Mason University, Fairfax Campus

 

We hope you are interested in learning first-hand about some of the dynamic opportunities the college has to offer and how they can impact not only your Mason experience, but also your promising future. Please join us on Saturday, October 15 for the College of Visual and Performing Arts Fall Open House.

 

EVENT SCHEDULES BY MAJOR

Please click on your intended major to learn more about your schedule for the day.

 

11:00 am -1:30 pm

Portfolio Reviews - Art & Design Building, Room 2050
We will offer 20-minute sessions either for admissions portfolio review or
"unofficial" high school portfolio preparation review.

2:00 pm -3:00 pm

Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner

3:30 pm -5:30 pm

Reception and Open House
Meet Faculty, Staff, Alumni and Fellow Students! Student artwork is on display throughout the building.
You will also have the opportunity to see open graduate studios and open classrooms (sculpture, printmaking, labs and more!)

 

1:00 pm-1:50 pm

Overview of the Game Design Program - Art & Design Building, Room 1018
Game faculty and students will talk about what it's like to study Game Design and attend George Mason University. Includes Question and Answer session.

2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner

3:30 pm-5:30 pm

Reception and Open House
Academic Game Arcade: Play featured games designed by Computer Game Design majors, and meet Computer Game Design faculty, students, and staff.

 

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Question & Answer Session and Facility Tours
Speak candidly with School of Dance Director, Susan Shields, and tour dance spaces observe dance rehearsals taking place.

2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner

3:00 pm-3:30 pm

Reception
Meet Faculty, Staff, and fellow students!

3:30 pm-4:45 pm

Studio Performance
Performed by the Mason Dance Company

Student Performance
Performed by the School of Music

5:00 pm-5:30 pm

Technical Rehearsal
The Threepenny Opera

School of theater engages the audience in performance and/or design decisions during a live pre-production process. Meet at 4:45pm in the Lobby of the de Laski
Performing Arts Building to walk as a group to the Concert Hall.

 

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Question and Answer Session and Facility Tours- de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3019
Tour the Film and Video Studies spaces, led by current Film and Video Studies majors!
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner
3:00 pm-5:30 pm Reception and Open House - Art and Design Building, Room 1007
Meet Film and Video Studies faculty and learn about the student experience at a screening of student work. Arrive at any time.

 

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Instrumental College Audition and Prep Session

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Mock Auditions

2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner

3:00 pm-3:30 pm

Reception
Meet Faculty, Staff, and fellow students!

3:30 pm-4:45 pm

Studio Performance
Performed by the Mason Dance Company

School of Music Peformance
Performed by the School of Music

5:00 pm-5:30 pm

Technical Rehearsal
The Threepenny Opera

School of theater engages the audience in performance and/or design decisions during a live pre-production process. Meet at 4:45pm in the Lobby of the de Laski
Performing Arts Building to walk as a group to the Concert Hall.

 

10:00 pm-2:00 pm

School of Theater Auditions

2:00 pm -3:00 pm

Welcome and Admissions Information Session - de Laski Performing Arts Building, Room 3001
College of Visual and Performing Arts Dean, Rick Davis
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions, Lauren Wagner

3:00 pm-3:30 pm

Reception
Meet with Faculty, Staff, and students!

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Studio Performance
Performed by the Mason Dance Company

School of Music Peformance
Performed by the School of Music

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Technical Rehearsal
The Threepenny Opera

School of theater engages the audience in performance and/or design decisions during a live pre-production process. Meet at 4:45pm in the Lobby of the de Laski
Performing Arts Building to walk as a group to the Concert Hall.


 

Unable to join us on October 15? We invite you to register for the Mason Fall Premiere Open House on Sunday, October 16. Visit http://admissions.gmu.edu/rsvp/fallpremiere to learn more about the event and the registration process. 

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

 

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