A special segment of MSNBC’s news-talk program "Hardball," hosted by Chris Matthews, is being taped at Mason’s Fairfax Campus on Thursday, Dec. 14, at 1:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall.
Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro is the principal guest. He will discuss his latest movie, "The Good Shepherd," a drama that revolves around the beginning days of the Central Intelligence Agency. Matt Damon, who also stars in the film, will participate as well.
The taping is open to all – staff, faculty, students and members of the community – and admission is free. General admission seating begins at 12:30 p.m. Concert Hall doors will close at 1:15 p.m., and there will be no late seating.