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America’s Got Talent Finalists Sons of Serendip Perform Christmas: Beyond the Lights at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts on November 26th

October 26, 2016
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FAIRFAX, VA, Tuesday, October 26, 2016 – Begin celebrating the holiday season with the inspiring sounds of this original new ensemble Sons on Serendip in Christmas: Beyond the Lightson Saturday, November 26th at 8 pm at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts in Fairfax.

Gorgeous vocals accompanied by harp, cello, and piano sing in the season as the Sons of Serendip perform their soul-infused interpretations of popular holiday favorites. Through serendipity, these four friends from graduate school found themselves as finalists on America's Got Talent for the 2014 competition. They quickly earned recognition for their signature sound with unique interpretations of popular works, and their stunning vocals and brilliant instrumentation. This concert includes songs from their album Christmas: Beyond the Lights, featuring the most beloved Christmas songs and carols performed with their singular style that invokes peace and serenity. In their first performance at the Center, the Sons of Serendip are sure to be an inspirational start to your holiday season.

There will be a pre-performance discussion with a Member of the Company beginning 45 minutes before the start of the performance.

Ticket Information

Tickets for Sons of Serendip’s performance of Christmas: Beyond the Lightsare $55, 47, and $33. Youth Discount Tickets (half price tickets for youth through grade 12) are available for this event. Tickets are available online at, by phone at 888-945-2468, or in person at the Center for the Arts ticket office. One free student ticket will be available with Mason ID beginning on November 15, 2016.

The Center for the Arts complex is located on George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus at the intersection of Braddock Road and Route 123. Paid parking is located in the Mason Pond Parking Deck adjacent to the Center for the Arts and free parking is located in university Lot K.

About George Mason University’s Center for the Arts

The Center for the Arts is the centerpiece of performing arts on the Fairfax campus of George Mason University. Each year, the Center welcomes hundreds of thousands of community members into its 2000-seat Concert Hall for performances by renowned professional artists, accomplished faculty, and emerging student artists. Great Performances at Mason, an annual season of national and international artists, features the best of classical music, opera, jazz, world music, dance, theater, global music and dance, and more. As a part of George Mason University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts, the Center hosts many student and faculty performances presented by the Schools of Music, Theater, and Dance. The Center for the Arts is also the performing home for the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra.

About George Mason University

George Mason University is Virginia’s largest public research university. Located near Washington, D.C., Mason enrolls more than 33,000 students from 130 countries and all 50 states. Mason has grown rapidly over the past half-century and is recognized for its innovation and entrepreneurship, remarkable diversity and commitment to accessibility. Mason is also one of the best values in higher education, producing graduates who lead all Virginia schools with the highest annual salaries.