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Feb 27

The global sensation Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain returns to Wharton Center

Called “Superbly tuneful fun!” by NYTimes.com, Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain’s charm lies in the delivery of their music.

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Feb 20

I AND YOU is the final play in Wharton Center’s Illuminate Series this season and it is sure to leave audiences wanting more.

Called “sharp and funny” by The Washington Post, and a “validation of the human experience” by DC Theatre Stage.

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Feb 13

American television host and MSNBC national correspondent and political analyst Joy-Ann Reid

Gifted with an uncanny ability to break down and explain issues to politicos and ordinary viewers alike, Joy-Ann Reid has led a vastly successful journalism…

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Feb 4

Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical MISS SAIGON

Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical Miss Saigon – a smash hit in London,…

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Nov 27

Registration is now open for Take It From The Top Anastasia

Do you know a 14-18-year-old who dreams of being on Broadway? Wharton Center is proud to welcome Paul Canaan and his non-profit arts organization, Take…

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Nov 6

Disney and Wharton Bring Magic to Schools

Disney Musicals In Schools has returned to Wharton Center for its 4th year of creating Disney magic with Michigan students and teachers. …

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Oct 17

Grammy-Nominated Celtic Woman Announce New Tour Ancient Land

CELTIC WOMAN, the Grammy®-nominated, multi-platinum international music group today announced its return to North America with a brand-new live show.…

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Oct 4

Vocal powerhouse and four-time Grammy winner Renée Fleming, returns by demand to Wharton Center

Arguably the world's leading soprano voice, Renée Fleming is fresh off her Tony-nominted Broadway performance in Carousel.

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Oct 2

Opening This Month: Love Never Dies

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s LOVE NEVER DIES will perform in Wharton Center’s Cobb Great Hall from October 9-14, 2018, as part of the MSU…

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Sep 28

Casting call

Looking for students to work alongside Shakespearean trained actors.

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Sep 25

A thrilling night of upbeat, old-school Americana music comes to the Cobb Great Hall stage

The critically acclaimed roots-infused band DUSTBOWL REVIVAL comes to Wharton Center on Thursday, November 1, 2018.

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Sep 25

Harry Connick, Jr. Announces Fall 2018 Tour With a Stop at Wharton Center

Harry Connick, Jr. today announced additional Fall concert dates of the New Orleans Tricentennial Celebration tour that will continue to take him across…

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