One of the most revered Broadway musicals of all time is making its grand return to the Wharton Center for the Performing Arts. This March, Rent is coming to East Lansing for a stop on its highly-acclaimed 20th anniversary tour. The characters, songs and stories that inspired countless audiences in the ’90s have been revived […]

The benefits of Broadway and the people who make the production possible. What happens when a courageous green witch with incredible powers and a spunky blonde with a sparkly wand cross paths? A three-time Tony Award winning Broadway blockbuster is born. Performed in over 100 cities and 14 countries around the world, Wicked: The Untold […]


Roald Dahl’s famous children’s novel, Matilda is hitting the stage in a dazzling  performance the Wharton Center.  Matilda, the spunky little girl who captured our hearts on page and screen, is hitting the Wharton stage in the exciting production of Matilda The Musical. The production has won 50 international awards, including four Tony Awards and […]