Event Calendar

News & Updates

Mar 24, 2017

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time Eye for Broadyway Saturday, March 25, 2017 1:00 – 3:00 pm

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time Eye for Broadway participants are Bath Elementary and Attwood Elementary – Lansing

Mar 20, 2017



The explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique STOMP returns to Wharton Center! The international sensation will play Wharton Center Friday, March 31 through April 2, 2017, in the Cobb Great Hall as part of The Doctors Company Variety Series at Wharton Center. Tickets are available at the official source: purchase tickets online, at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office, or by calling 1- 800-WHARTON.

Mar 18, 2017

RENT Pre-show Lottery Details

RENT’S 20th Anniversary Tour will offer a pre-show lottery at the Ticket Office for $20 seats in the first two rows of the orchestra section. The lottery will be offered for each performance, beginning two-and-a-half hours prior to curtain time.

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.

Feb 1, 2017

Tickets on sale for Rocktopia Live Friday, February 3, at 10:00am

Tickets to see ROCKTOPIA LIVE go on sale Friday, February 3 at 10:00 a.m. online, at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office, or by calling 1-800-WHARTON. 

Sep 27, 2016

Brian Regan Tickets On Sale September 30

Comedian BRIAN REGAN will perform at Wharton Center on Thursday, April 6, in the Cobb Great Hall as part of his Spring 2017 tour. Tickets to see BRIAN REGAN will go on sale Friday, September 30, at 10:00 am.

Sep 27, 2016

Celtic Woman Voices of Angels Tickets On Sale October 5

Coming to the Cobb Great Hall on Sunday, June 18

CELTIC WOMAN, The Voices of Angels World Tour tickets are available to purchase at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office, by calling 1-800- WHARTON, or online on October 5.

Aug 12, 2016

Wharton Center’s 2016-2017 Season On Sale

Individual tickets for many of Wharton Center’s 2016-2017 season shows go on sale to the general public on Monday, August 15, 2016, at 10:00 a.m

Aug 11, 2016

Alton Brown Live Tickets On Sale Now

Cutthroat Kitchen host ALTON BROWN will bring his hilarious new production EAT YOUR SCIENCE to Wharton Center on Friday, April 7, 2017. 

  • Wharton Center for Performing Arts
  • Michigan State University
  • 750 E. Shaw LN
  • East Lansing, MI
  • PHONE: (517) 432-2000