Harris Theatre

2021 Closure: Harris Theatre is getting a complete renovation. No classes, performances, or events will be held in this venue until 2022. 

Harris Theatre
Harris Theatre's acoustics make it suitable for musical events of all kinds.


Arts Opportunities for Mason Students

  • Free tickets: Mason students can get free tickets for many performances happening in Harris Theatre.
  • Perform on professional stages: Mason students perform music, dance, and theater in this fully-equipped space for music, theater, and dance.

Soaring Sounds in an Intimate Setting

When this busy stage reopens, it will once again feature music performances including recitals, chamber music, and larger ensembles, dance performances, theater productions large and small, speakers, and special events.

The venue offers performers and audience members the benefit of optimum acoustics in an intimate setting. The nature of the venue lends itself to a variety of presentations, including speaking events, classical or contemporary theater, music recitals, dance productions, film screenings, and music recording sessions. 

Harris Theatre is a modified proscenium theater. It is not currently available for rental, but may be reserved for events beginning in February 2021.  The venue has been used by community arts organizations, as well ad recording studios seeking a “live” sounding room. Learn more about rentals.

Map and Directions

Harris Theatre
Harris Theatre

Parking: Covered parking is available in the Mason Pond Parking Deck on Mason Pond Drive adjacent to the Center for the Arts.

Getting Here: Exit the parking deck on the 3rd floor. Harris Theatre will be straight ahead.