College of Visual and Performing Arts
George Mason University
George Mason University Mason
George Mason University

Program Advertising

An advertisement in the Center for the Arts' program books offers your business direct and repeat exposure to over 100,000 people in the affluent and sophisticated communities of Northern Virginia.

In addition to knowing that we will present the finest artists in music, dance, theater, and opera, our audiences trust us to showcase the finest products and services available. By advertising to the Center's audience, you reach leading members of the Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia metropolitan area's business, social and cultural communities. Your advertisement will appear in playbills for Great Performances at Mason events.

Advertising Options

Choose to advertise in the full season of program books, the fall or spring season, or customize your advertising in specific programs.

Full Season

Circulation: 100,000+; Approximately 50 performances
Save 10% over Fall and Spring prices.

Full Season Ad Sizes and Rates

Back Cover (full color with bleed) 5.5 x 8.5 (with bleed) $12,600
Inside Covers (full color with bleed) 5.5 x 8.5 (with bleed) $10,350
Inside Full Page (b/w, no bleed) 4.75 x 7.75 $7200
1/2 Page (horiz., b/w, no bleed) 4.75 x 3.75 $4500
1/4 Page (vert., b/w, no bleed) 2.25 x 3.75 $2700

Deadlines:

August 1, 2017: Space Reservation
August 8, 2017: Artwork Deadline

Half Season Ad Sizes and Rates (Fall 2017 or Spring 2018)

Back Cover (full color with bleed) 5.5 x 8.5 (with bleed) $7000
Inside Covers (full color with bleed) 5.5 x 8.5 (with bleed) $5750
Inside Full Page (b/w, no bleed) 4.75 x 7.75 $4000
1/2 Page (horiz., b/w, no bleed) 4.75 x 3.75 $2600
1/4 Page (vert., b/w, no bleed) 2.25 x 3.75 $1500

Deadlines:

Fall 2017 Ads

August 1, 2017: Space Reservation
August 8, 2017: Artwork Deadline

Spring 2018 Ads

November 7, 2017: Space Reservation
November 14, 2017: Artwork Deadline

Rates and deadlines for individual programs or smaller packages available upon request. 

Artwork

Please provide camera-ready artwork, to size, as a pdf or eps file. Design and production services are available, upon request.

For more information about advertising with the Center for the Arts, contact David Mattick at 571-425-5329 or dmattick@gmu.edu.