Event Calendar

News & Updates

Dec 1, 2017

WAITRESS Eye for Broadway Opening Reception Sat., Jan 20 - 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Williamston Explorer 5th grade, Teaching artist, Elizabeth Wylegala.  Opening Reception Saturday, January 20, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 pm.

Aug 21, 2017

Wharton Center's 35th Anniversary Season is on sale NOW

Individual tickets for most shows in the 2017-2018 season go on sale to the general public on Monday, August 21, at 10:00am.

Jul 25, 2017

Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood coming to Wharton Center April 7, 2018

Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, Whose Line is it Anyway? stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the stage with their uproarious live improv show, The Scared Scriptless Tour.

Apr 18, 2017

Presenting the 2017-2018 35th Anniversary Season

Wharton Center’s 2017-2018 35th Anniversary Season will inspire, engage and connect audiences with a line-up of world class artists, Tony Award® winning Broadway shows and a magnificent, diverse performing arts series.

Mar 3, 2017

HAMILTON is coming to East Lansing in the 2018-2019 Season

The best way to guarantee tickets to HAMILTON is to renew or purchase a season subscription for the 2017-2018 Season scheduled to go on sale, April, 2017. Subscribers who then renew into the 2018-2019 Season will be able to guarantee their tickets for HAMILTON before tickets become available to the general public.

Feb 10, 2017

Disney’s THE LION KING returns as part of Wharton Center’s 2017-2018 Season

Wharton Center is pleased to announce the return of Disney’s THE LION KING as part of the Center’s 35th Anniversary Season.

Jan 6, 2015

Communities take up slack to furnish arts in kids lives - LSJ 12/25/14

Bridgett Redman, For the Lansing State Journal

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