Wharton Center 2013The 2013-12014 season is a much anticipated one for Michigan State Universitys Wharton Center for Performing Arts and its lineup of Broadway, theater, dance and special performances. Some of the Lansing events to look forward to the hilarious The Book of Mormon; winner of 9 Tony Awards, Peter and the Starcatcher; a swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan and the return of Mamma Mia! based on the songs of ABBA. Throw in some stellar and world-renowned performers like Yo-Yo Ma, The Moscow Festival Ballet with The Sleeping Beauty and Rachel York with her cabaret performance and youve got a lot of dates to plan on. Of course, as always, the season also includes the Act One Family Series, mostly for ages four and older with family friendly pricing. Families get to experience The Teacher From the Black Lagoon, The Frog Bride, The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by A. Wolf among others. You cant go wrong.

Wharton Book of MormonWharton Center is the perfect reason to plan a trip to the Lansing area. With multiple East Lansing Hotels nearby and great diverse dining options, visitors can enjoy a delightful getaway. Plan on staying at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center and eat at the State Room. Or book at the East Lansing Marriott and enjoy one of the multiple dining options of downtown East Lansing. Want to try something a bit different? The Wild Goose Inn bed and breakfast is conveniently located, then head to Red Haven Farm to Table for the freshest seasonal cuisine youll taste.

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