Event Calendar

Patron Amenities

We offer many Patron Amenities to ensure your experience at Wharton Center is an enjoyable one.  Please call us at (517) 884-3119 with any question regarding the Amenities or Services listed below. 


  • Light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages are available.
  • Cash and credit cards accepted.
  • Bottled water is the only beverage allowed into the theatre.

Binocular Rentals

  • $5.00 cash only, checked out by exchanging an ID.
  • Available at the Patron Services Desk, across from Wharton Gifts.

Self-Coat Check

Available on the 2nd and 3rd floor lobby areas of the Great Hall and Pasant ONLY.

Lost and Found

Please call the main office at (517) 353-1982 to inquire about a lost item or visit the receptionist on the 3rd floor during normal business hours. During an event, please visit the Patron Services Desk across from Wharton Gifts or ask an usher.

Booster Seats

Available for child friendly performances in the Great Hall and Pasant ONLY. 

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