Fairfax Campus Hosts a Full Weekend of Cultural Events

Posted: September 29, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Fairfax Campus is the setting for a full weekend of theatrical and musical events. For tickets to the following performances, see www.tickets.com, call 703-218-6500, or visit the ticket office in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall lobby, which is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Silence & Darkness, “a live movie for the cell phone age,” continues its run, with weekend presentations on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m., in Harris Theatre. There are also performances tonight, tomorrow, and Friday at 8 p.m. Tickets are free for Mason students, faculty, and staff; $10 for general admission; or $5 for non-Mason students with an ID.

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a new musical for the entire family by Ken Ludwig and Don Schlitz. This special stop on the Kennedy Center’s Imagination Stage on Tour will be presented Friday, Oct. 1, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 2, at 10 a.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under.

The Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra will present its “Tribute to Tito Puente” on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Tickets are $36, $28, and $18, with children’s tickets (12 and under) half price.

Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel will feature “Splendor from Silence: Beethoven, Smetana, and Fauré” on Sunday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Tickets are $35, $27, and $17.50. Tickets are half price for children 12 and under.

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