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Mission Statement

The mission of Wharton Center is to enrich the lives of Michigan residents and strengthen the value of the arts in everyday life by serving as a leading resource for renowned arts entertainment and education programs.

Organizational Goals

  1. Be a statewide presenter of a diverse selection of high quality performing arts events and world-renowned artists
  2. Inspire individuals by providing innovative, meaningful, participatory, lifelong learning experiences throughout the state
  3. Enrich the cultural life of Michigan by building effective collaborative partnerships with campus, community and statewide arts groups
  4. Serve as the campus promoter and ticketing service for performing arts and entertainment for MSU venues
  5. Serve as an advocate and industry leader to strengthen the cultural and economic vitality of Michigan
  6. Strive to ensure that the diversity of our community is reflected on our stages and in our audience
  7. Maintain exceptional service and state-of-the-art facilities
  8. Manage the organization with fiscal responsibility
  • Wharton Center for Performing Arts
  • Michigan State University
  • 750 E. Shaw LN
  • East Lansing, MI
  • PHONE: (517) 432-2000