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Warm Up with a Spring Sampler

January 19, 2018

Warm Up with a Spring Sampler

Warm Up with a Spring Sampler

Create a custom subscription with any of the upcoming Great Performances at Mason events and enjoy additional benefits like free ticket exchanges and other discounts throughout the season. Check out our Suggested Spring Samplers.

Suggested Spring Ticket Packages:

The Jazz Sampler: Order here and select the following performances. 

1. The Birdland All-Stars
Featuring Tommy Igoe
Sunday, January 28 at 7 p.m.

Direct from New York’s legendary Birdland, this extraordinary band brings a fine mix of jazz, funk, Brazilian, Latin, and world music together. Learn more

2. The Big Picture
David Krakauer and The 35mm Orchestra
Friday, March 2 at 8 p.m.

Celebrated clarinetist David Krakauer and The 35mm Orchestra reimagine the music and visuals of some of the most important films in history, featuring scores by Academy Award and Grammy®-winning composers. Learn more

3. Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra
Bria Skonberg, trumpet/singer
Saturday, March 31 at 8 p.m.

Named as a Millennial “Shaking Up the Jazz World” by Vanity Fair, Canadian singer, trumpeter, and songwriter Bria Skonberg joins Mason’s own Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra in a swinging evening of fresh beats and brassy standards. Learn more

4. The Hot Sardines
Sunday, April 22 at 7 p.m.

“One of the best jazz bands in New York today” (Forbes) makes its debut at the Center where they transport the audience to New York speakeasies, Parisian jazz cabarets, and New Orleans jazz clubs. Learn more

The Dance Sampler: Order here and select the following performances. 

1. Dublin Irish Dance
Stepping Out
Saturday, January 27 at 8 p.m.

Follow the evolution of Celtic culture in Stepping Out, a high-energy extravaganza of sights and sounds presented by Dublin Irish Dance. Learn more

2. RIOULT Dance NY
From Purple to Pärt
Saturday, February 24 at 8 p.m.

The sensual, articulate, and exquisitely musical work of acclaimed modern choreographer and former Martha Graham principal dancer Pascal Rioult returns to the Center for the Arts with his company, RIOULT Dance NY, in a two-part dance program titled From Purple to PärtLearn more

3. Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan
Formosa
Friday, March 9 at 8 p.m.

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, led by pioneering choreographer Lin Hwai-min, uses a legend as inspiration for its latest evening-length work. Learn more

The Ballet Sampler: Order here and select the following performances. 

1. Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo
Friday, February 2 at 8 p.m.

The world’s foremost all-male comic ballet company, affectionately known as the “Trocks,” performs a full range of ballet and modern dance repertoire in faithful renditions as you’ve never seen it before. Learn more

2. Moscow Festival Ballet
Swan Lake
Saturday, March 17 at 8 p.m.

Celebrated for its stunning choreography by Petipa and Ivanov and, of course, its sublime score, this crown jewel of classical ballet continues to earn adulation from audiences worldwide. Learn more.

3. Moscow Festival Ballet
Cinderella
Sunday, March 18 at 2 p.m.

Fifty graceful dancers from this world-renowned ensemble perform a ballet for the whole family. Learn more

May We Also Suggest?

Consider adding on a performance in a different genre for a 10% discount! Experience a new and different art form by adding on Virgina Opera, Keyboard Conversations®, and more to your sampler.