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Our Mission

The Center for the Arts of Greater Manassas and Prince William County's vision is "a community enriched through the creative arts."

Our mission is to enrich the creative community by:

Engaging people of all ages
Celebrating diversity
Fostering innovation
Cultivating collaboration and communication


Pied Piper Theatre

The Center for the Arts’ nationally recognized Pied Piper Theatre (PPT) welcomes young people ages 8 through 18 to explore the world of theatre both on the stage and behind the curtain.

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Rooftop Productions

Rooftop Productions is our theatre company for adults. Now entering its 15th year, Rooftop Productions brings a refreshing variety of classic drama, comedy, and musical entertainment to the community.

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Upcoming Events & Programs


Ages 15 & up
(4.5 hours) November 7, 14, & 21
Thu. 7-8:30pm

Instructor: Michele Frantz

If you love pure color, you will love pastels! Learn about different pastel supports (types of papers and boards) while exploring a variety of techniques in this workshop. Dive right in without needing paintbrushes, solvents or a palette - no other medium allows you to apply rich color to the support as quickly as you can with pastels. Students new to the medium will learn basic tools & techniques; more experienced students will further develop skills and explore new directions. Supplies will be provided.  Course fee includes $8 supply fee.


Take a tumble down the Rabbit Hole with Pied Piper Theatre's production of  Alice in Wonderland.

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR THE DAY OF THE PERFORMANCE. (Online tickets sales end a noon on Saturday, Nov. 9th.)

Get your tickets early to take advantage of Early Bird discounted tickets.

All tickets sales are final.  Please review the Ticket Policy for more details.


Take a tumble down the Rabbit Hole with Pied Piper Theatre's production of  Alice in Wonderland.

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR THE DAY OF THE PERFORMANCE. (Online tickets sales end a noon on Saturday, Nov. 9th.)

Get your tickets early to take advantage of Early Bird discounted tickets.

All tickets sales are final.  Please review the Ticket Policy for more details.

Fred and Ginger side by side
Dance Programs

Join us for the fabulous dance sessions one Sunday each month at the Center for the Arts; or try out a dance class with one of our terrific teachers. Beginners and advanced dancers are all welcome.

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Arts on the Go

The Arts on the Go project consists of four self-contained interactive exhibits, each with a distinct theme. Two modules (Habitats and Energy Matters) have been designed for use in elementary schools, and two other modules (PowerUP! and Biomes of the World) have been created for middle school students.

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