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With world-class facilities and a renowned reputation, Wharton Center
attracts the best of Broadway and performing arts every year. As the
leading presenting venue among Big 10 institutions, Wharton Center's
programming schedule is unrivaled, celebrating the best in live arts for
Wharton Center is internationally recognized for world premiere
commissions and thrilling occasions when jazz, dance, and classical
music artists make their world debut on one of our stages.
As a season subscriber, you’ll have special access to Broadway
and performing arts events that you can’t see anywhere else in the
Our subscribers enjoy even more perks, including:
- Priority seating ahead of the public
- Special discount rates
- Access to the best seats in the house
- Discounts at area merchants
- Early access to event news
Call the Ticket Office at 1.800.WHARTON and schedule
a few minutes with an agent to create a package just for you.
Become a Circle Member
Wharton Center has played a valuable role in our lives and our
community for 40 years. With your generous support, we can continue to
bring the best in the performing arts to Michigan State University and
the Greater Lansing area, serving as a space where people can be their
authentic selves for the next 40 years. We recognize that the arts are a
catalyst for connection that can bring forward positive change.
Your gift is a crucial component in our commitment to engage artists
who contribute to the strength of our community, celebrate the lived
experiences of every individual, and support access to the
transformative power of live performing arts.
In appreciation of your commitment as a Circle Member, you receive
benefits* such as:
- Access to our private Donor Lounge
- Priority seating before the general public
- Priority parking for the season
Give your gift with your subscription and gain priority seating for
the 2022-2023 season. To learn more, please contact the Wharton Center
Development Office at 517.353.4640 or visit our support page.
*Benefits apply at certain membership levels. Please refer to our
Circle Membership page for details.
Change a Life
We believe the arts are integral to living a richer, more
purposeful life. Your gift to Arts
Within Reach (previously known as Seats 4 Kids) helps ensure that
the performing arts remain accessible to our community. This new program
encompasses all the aspects of Seats 4 Kids while further broadening our
reach. Through expanded outreach to schools and community organizations,
subsidized school performances, reduced ticket prices, sensory-friendly
performances, accessibility services, and more, your gift makes experiencing
the arts possible!
Please consider supporting this important program by making a
donation with your subscription. Your gift has the power to change
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