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just saw lion king again it was great and quite different from 10 years ago Wharton is a great... read more

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Gerry F

Very clean, very secure facility. We have enjoyed several events at the Wharton and have not been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brent C
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320 Wharton Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1318
+1 517-353-1982
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Reviewed 3 days ago

just saw lion king again it was great and quite different from 10 years ago Wharton is a great venue to have Broadway plays at

Thank Gerry F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean, very secure facility. We have enjoyed several events at the Wharton and have not been disappointed.

Thank Brent C
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Night out with some of our kids. Funny show but note there is a lot of swearing and many sexual references. The Puritan father is the best, by far my favorite actor.

Thank Trish0323
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I have visited Wharton Center once a month for past 3 months to attend various Broadway productions. Very convenient to have a parking structure attached to main building. As others have noted, restroom facilities are rather limited and situated in rather awkward locations. Seating is...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

The Wharton Center is a beautiful venue with great acoustics, but the seats are very cramped together.

Thank Nate D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great place for top quality entertainment. However rest rooms are limited. There should be an isle down the center to accommodate those late arrivals that NEVER seem to know the time of day or just like to be seen by others. I do not know...More

Thank 515any
Reviewed 14 June 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 20 March 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 18 February 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 14 February 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.

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Chelsea C
21 July 2018|
Response from Trish0323 | Reviewed this property |
No, all have good views. The costumes were amazing (giraffes) the rest was just ok for me, glad I went but won't pay to see that one again. But others who I didn't think would like it, did, so hard to tell. Have fun !
Phillip B
12 October 2015|
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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.