Greater Lansing Michigan

Wharton Center for Performing Arts

  • 750 E Shaw Ln
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI 48824
  • Phone: (517) 432-2000
  • Alt. Phone: (517) 432-2000
  • Toll Free: (800) 942-7866
  • Fax: (517) 353-5329
  • Web: www.whartoncenter.com
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Wharton Center for Performing Arts is Michigan's largest performing arts venue with four unique stages (Cobb Great Hall, Pasant Theatre, MSU Concert Auditorium and Fairchild Theatre). Wharton Center also promotes non-athletic events at Breslin Center.
Wharton Center is proud to bring the best Broadway shows, the finest classical musicians, unrivaled dance companies and an A-list of high profile performers to mid-Michigan.

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  • Directions: FROM NORTH: 127 South to Saginaw St./M43 exit. Turn left (east) on Saginaw St. (M43). Go approximately 1 1/2 miles to Bogue St. (an entrance to MSU). Turn right (south) on Bogue St. Go approximately 1/2 mile. Wharton Center is on the lefthand side (east) just past the intersection of Bogue St. and Shaw Lane (traffic circle). FROM EAST: 96 West to 127 North (Exit 106B). Take 127 North to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. (Trowbridge Rd. will deadend into Harrison Rd.). Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) on Shaw Lane. Go approximately 1 mile to Bogue St. (traffic circle). Wharton Center is on the righthand side (south) at the intersection of Shaw Lane and Bogue St. FROM SOUTH: 127 North to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. (Trowbridge Rd. will deadend into Harrison Rd.). Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) on Shaw Lane. Go approximately 1 mile to Bogue St. (traffic circle). Wharton Center is on the righthand side (south) at the intersection of Shaw Lane and Bogue St. FROM WEST: 96 East to 496/Downtown Lansing (Exit 95). Take 496 East to Trowbridge Rd. (Exit 9). Take Trowbridge Rd. to Harrison Rd. (Trowbridge Rd. will deadend into Harrison Rd.). Turn left (north) on Harrison Rd. Go approximately 1 mile to Shaw Lane. Turn right (east) on Shaw Lane. Go approximately 1 mile to Bogue St. (traffic circle). Wharton Center is on the righthand side (south) at the intersection of Shaw Lane and Bogue St.
  • Hours of Operation: Open Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. noon-6 p.m. On show nights the Box Office Windows will stay open 1/2 hour past show start time.
  • Credit Cards Accepted: MC, V, AE, DIS
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  • Number of Private Rooms: 2
Attractions
  • Admission Price: $15-$110, depending on the event.
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2CELLOS

Annie

Annie

Annie

Annie

Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group

Brian Regan

Celtic Woman

Fly Guy and Other Stories

Harold and the Purple Crayon

I Love Lucy Live on Stage

I Love Lucy Live on Stage

I Love Lucy Live on Stage

JumpinJazz Kids: A Swinging Tale

Kinky Boots

Lansing Symphony Jazz Band

Long Lost Stories featuring Madcap Puppet Theatre

Master Harold....and the boys

Moscow City Ballet: Swan Lake

MSU Department of Theatre Presents: HAIR

MSU's Home for the Holidays

Pippin

Pippin

Pippin

Pippin

Pippin

Pippin

Susan Cain

The Bob and Tom Comedy Show

The Gruffalo's Child

The Hot Sardines

The Nutcracker 2014

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Walnut Street Theatre: A life in the Theatre