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July 16

Mike Brand announces retirement after 17 years at Wharton Center

Next season, Wharton Center will celebrate its 40th anniversary. During those 40 years, there have been only three executive directors, Ken Beachler (1982-1992),…

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June 1

Bella Seigo & Jason Koch are the 2021 Sutton Foster Award Winners

The two will now compete in the national high school musical theatre awards.

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May 6

Everett Dance Program's "I AM" Project with Inlet Dance Theatre selected to be featured at the Michigan Youth Arts Festival

Everett Dance Program's "I AM" Project, in collaboration with Inlet Dance Theatre and the Wharton Center, was selected to be featured at…

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May 5

Take It From The Top and whARTon At Home Summer 2021

Registration is open for the 2021-22 Season of TAKE IT FROM THE TOP, a series of engaging virtual classes offered through Wharton Center Institute for…

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Apr 19

WHARTON CENTER’S 2021-2022 SEASON RETURN TO THE STAGE

 As we look ahead to the opening of the 2021-2022 season and a return to the stage, Wharton Center greatly anticipates welcoming audiences back safely,…

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Jan 25

Wharton Center Announces 2021 Planned Return To The Stage

Wharton Center’s much-anticipated return to live performances is now expected to occur this fall with a series of Broadway hits, beginning with…

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Sep 24

Take From The Top 2020-21 Season Registration Open

Registration is open for the 2020-21 Season of TAKE IT FROM THE TOP, a series of engaging virtual classes offered through Wharton Center Institute for…

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Sep 9

International Recording Artist and Instrumentalist Damien Sneed to be Artist-In-Residence at Michigan State University

Multi-genre recording artist Damien Sneed whose latest tour stop at Wharton Center celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be returning to campus…

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Aug 10

Join Emmy Award-winning and Tony® nominated actor, director, singer/song-writer Jeff Daniels

An intimate concert experience full of original songs, personal stories from his stage and movie career that only he can tell—and plenty of smiles.…

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Aug 7

WILD KRATTS® LIVE Cancelled

Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the promoters of WILD KRATTS® LIVE are canceling the Tuesday, January 19, 2021 performance at Wharton Center.…

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