Event Calendar
Oct 14 - 16 , 2016

Mamma Mia!

Farewell Tour

Cobb Great Hall


Friday, October 14: 

Due to the 6:00pm MSU Homecoming Parade, please allow extra time for traffic and parking.  Please visit the following link for the parade route.


Roads surrounding Wharton Center will be open, however, we expect parade related traffic and parking in our vicinity.  Friday’s Mamma Mia show is well attended and we have a coinciding event in the Pasant Theater, so parking congestion in the Wharton Ramp is expected.  Please visit the Directions and Parking page at whartoncenter.com for additional parking options.  Parking fee is $5.00 CASH ONLY.


Due to the 3:30pm MSU football game please allow extra time and patience in your travel plans to Wharton Center.   Traffic congestion, road closures, and heavy pedestrian traffic on campus and around East Lansing are expected.  We recommend entering campus at the following points:

  • Grand River Ave. to south bound Bogue Street,  left onto east bound Shaw Lane
  • Trowbridge Rd. exit, right onto south bound Harrison Rd., left onto east bound Service Rd., left onto north bound Bogue St., right onto east bound Wilson Rd.
  • Mt. Hope Road to north bound Hagadorn Road, left onto Fee Road., left onto westbound Wilson Road.

Parking will be available at the Wharton Center Ramp.  Parking fee is $5.00 CASH ONLY.

View the program

A mother...a daughter...3 possible dads...and a trip down the aisle you will never forget! GIMME GIMME GIMME one more chance to see Mamma Mia! The sunny, funny tale inspired by the music of ABBA follows a daughter’s quest, on the eve of her wedding, to discover the identity of her father. During the hit musical’s historic 14-year run, the Broadway blockbuster became an international phenomenon. See it again or for the first time.

Musical comedy romance for most audiences 10 and up. 

Run Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one intermission.

East Lansing engagement is welcomed by Auto-Owners Insurance; Demmer Corporation; Jackson National Life Insurance Company; The Centennial Group; and Tri-Star Trust Bank. 

Event Dates/Times

Event Details

  • Oct 14 - 16 , 2016
  • Cobb Great Hall
  • Tickets from $41.00
  • Musical comedy romance for most audiences 10 and up. 

    Run Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one intermission.

  • MSU Student Tickets $28.00 with your APID.

  • View Seating Map
  • On Sale Now
  • Contact our Group Sales Dept. for Group Rates at 517.884.3130

Policies & Accessibility

What Accessibility Services are offered at Wharton Center?

Wharton Center offers many patron services including Audio Description, Sign Language Interpretation, Assisted Listening Devices, Barrier-Free Parking and Wheel Chair Pick-up. Please visit the Accessibility page for more information.

Helpful Tips and Personal Responsibility Statement

To ensure your visit to Wharton Center is a great one, please visit the Helpful Tips page. Questions about cameras, children, late seating and parking can be answered here.

Can I exchange my ticket? What happens if I lose my ticket?

Exchanges, refunds, fees as well as Ticket Office hours and contact information can be found on the Ticket Office information page.

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