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Wharton Center

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320 Wharton Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1318
+1 517-353-1982
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Top Quality Venue

No matter what event (symphony orchestra,dance performance, broadway road show, ballet, Jazz or pop... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Michael B
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East Lansing, Michigan
Seen many shows

Great venue. Easy parking ($5 cash). Good sound and stage. Good variety of shows with both local... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
DGoat
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Michigan
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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320 Wharton Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1318
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

No matter what event (symphony orchestra,dance performance, broadway road show, ballet, Jazz or pop concert, etc.) it is a treat to attend an event at the Wharton Center. The seating is great and the acoustics top-notch; parking in the attached parking facility is easy as...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Great venue. Easy parking ($5 cash). Good sound and stage. Good variety of shows with both local and broadway, along with world tours.

Thank DGoat
Reviewed February 17, 2017

We have been to the Wharton many, many times and each time has been an outstanding experience. This is a beautiful, large theater that accommodates everything form a large performance to an intimate one. On Valentines Day 2017 we saw Jarrod Spector and his wife...More

Thank Al A
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Nice theatre on MSU campus to catch a show. They recently added parking to make it easier to get to. Nothing super fancy, but does what it should.

Thank MSUJason
Reviewed February 13, 2017

A great, accessible space to see a play, concert, or host an event. Glad we have such a nice theater locally, drawing in international acts.

Thank Liza P
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This was my first time at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts on the campus of MSU. It is a large auditorium with a large main floor and balcony. I has no center aisles, like a few other venues I have attended and it makes...More

Thank WmECamp
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Live theater experiences are superb in Lansing! On MSU campus so parking connects to the theater and food options are close and numerous. Comfortable seating that is close to the stage

1  Thank Angelica M
Reviewed May 22, 2016

I went to see Riverdance here with my family. I loved the show. The sound was great, the view was great even though we were fairly high up. The concession stand was good, not much to choose from but still good. Very nice place, we...More

Thank Kezia07
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We took two grandkids to see Matilda and the play and the venue were both wonderful. All the ushers were so friendly, loved the $5 parking option. Our seats were in the 3rd row, right side and it was so fun to see the kids'...More

Thank MimiandPapa2862
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The Broadway Shows at Wharton Center are something to look forward to every year. Our area would not be the same without Wharton Center!

Thank Joe O
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Phillip B
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Response from Patricia S | Reviewed this property |
It cost $5.00 for parking. There is an elevator or steps if you are not one the direct level to the center. Very clean and lots of parking.
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