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George Mason University

A Creative Future

Our graduates have impressive careers in the arts. You will, too.

The list is extraordinary and keeps growing. Alumni from the College of Visual and Performing Arts work at The Smithsonian Institute, MTV, HBO, the Museum of Modern Art, The National Endowment for the Arts and countless other famous arts organizations.

instructor with dancers

Billy Smith, a Mason alum and dancer with Mark Morris Dance Group, works with Mason students.

Our alumni are successful artists, musicians, actors, dancers, directors, producers, choreographers, writers, technicians, designers, teachers, entrepreneurs, and administrators working in 47 states and 15 countries. 

Adventure Theatre MTC 

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 

Radio Disney 

American Dance Institute 

Joyce Theater 

Round House Theatre 

Americans for the Arts 

Levine School of Music 

Shakespeare Theater 

Arena Stage 

Live Nation, Inc. 

Signature Theater 

Arlington Arts Center 

Living Social 



Lorton Arts Foundation 


Arts Council of Fairfax County 

Mark Morris Dance Group 

Studio Theatre 

Association of Performing Arts Presenters 

Metro Goldwyn Mayer 


Bowen McCauley Dance

Metropolitan Museum of Art 

The Limon Company 

Capital Fringe 

MTV Networks 

The Phillips Collection 

Carnegie Hall 

Museum of Modern Art 

The Walt Disney Company

Center Stage 

National Endowment for the Arts 

The Washington Ballet 

Cirque de Soleil 

National Endowment for the Humanities 

Virginia Opera 

CityDance Ensemble 

National Geographic 

Washington Ballet

Corcoran Gallery of Art 

New York City Ballet 

Washington Opera


New York Foundation for the Arts 

Washington Performing Arts Society 

Discovery Communications 

Parsons Dance 

Washington Stage Guild


Patricia M. Sitar Center for the Arts WETA

Ford's Theatre 


Wolf Trap

Greater Reston Arts Center 

Potomac Arts Academy 

Woolly Mammoth Theatre

Hirshhorn Museum

Prince William Symphony Orchestra 

Workhouse Arts Center

Hylton Performing Arts Center

Pyramid Atlantic 


Radio Disney 

Schools & Programs