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Aug 7


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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July 2

whARTon Wednesdays & Other Virtual Classes Keeping Art at the Center of your Day

Every Wednesday at 10:30am, Wharton Center posts virtual content to the Wharton Facebook page and YouTube channel.

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May 28

whARTon at home, an exclusive Wharton Center YouTube event hosted by Paul Canaan

Joining Paul Canaan are several Broadway artists, Tony Award® winning director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell, current Wharton Center Take It From…

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May 18

Wharton Center announces the 2020-2021 Season

The last few months have been unprecedented in the performing arts and entertainment industry. While COVID-19 has changed the world, Wharton Center Executive…

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May 13

Dear Evan Hansen Rescheduled for August 2021

As we continue to navigate the widespread suspension of live events during this global health crisis, for the health and safety of our community, the…

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Apr 20

Gina Chavez Virtual Concert

Watch the virtual concert that took place on April 17, 2020.

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Apr 16

Wharton Center to Announce New Season May 18

The new season will feature more than 30 events, including six shows in the Broadway at Wharton Center Series. 

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Apr 7

Remaining Wicked Performances At Wharton Center Canceled

Due to the rising concerns of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the remaining WICKED performances scheduled for April 14 through 19 are canceled and will…

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Apr 2

Wharton Center Cancels Take It From The Top Summer 2020

Michigan State University has closed campus for all pre-college programs this summer due to the continuous spread of the Coronavirus.

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Mar 27

Wharton Center Cancels Young Playwrights Festival Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

The health and safety of Wharton Center patrons, students, and staff is the Center’s top priority. Because of that, Wharton Center is canceling…

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Mar 24

Wicked Cancels More Wharton Performances after Governor’s Stay at Home, Stay Safe Executive Order

Michigan's Governor, Gretchen Whitmer, announced the state will be under a Stay At Home, Stay Safe Executive Order beginning Tuesday, March 24 through…

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Mar 20

Wharton Center Cancels Sutton Foster Awards Due to Covid-19 Pandemic

Wharton Center just learned the Broadway League has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Jimmy Awards® due to the ongoing crisis.

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