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  • Arrival - The Music of ABBA

    Jun 12, 2020

  • Mean Girls

    Dec 8 - 14, 2020

  • Wild Kratts - Live

    Jan 19, 2021

  • Jesus Christ Superstar

    Jan 26 - 31, 2021

  • Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles

    Feb 14, 2021

Arrival - The Music of ABBA Poster

Arrival - The Music of ABBA

Cobb Great Hall

June 12, 2020

Sweden has given the world many things in the past, none more so revered than that of ABBA. Conquering the world in the 1970's with their extra speicial brand of glitter covered disco and funky dance moves, their enduring success continues to this day, as fans are always dying to re-create the ABBA experience and fall in love with their sound, all over again! If you identify with this, then don't miss Arrival: The Music of Abba, the world's greatest ABBA tribute act!

Mean Girls Poster

Mean Girls

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Cobb Great Hall

December 8 - 14, 2020

Tina Fey's Drama Desk award-winning Broadway musical, based on the 2004 Lindsay Lohan film, Mean Girls is out on its first national tour! With a book by Fey, direction by Book of Mormon's Casey Nicholaw, music and lyrics by Jeff Richmond and Legally Blonde's Nell Benjamin - which includes tracks "Apex Predator" and "I'd Rather Be Me"- it's no surprise that the musical is Broadway's latest smash hit, earning 12 Tony nominations along the way.

Wild Kratts - Live Poster

Wild Kratts - Live

Cobb Great Hall

January 19, 2021

The Kratt Brothers leap off your TV screens and head on the road with their live stage show. The stars behind PBS' animated show Wild Kratts present a wildly entertaining live experience that will entertain and educate the whole family, featuring lots of audience participation and cool facts about the animal kingdom.

Jesus Christ Superstar Poster

Jesus Christ Superstar

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Cobb Great Hall

January 26 - 31, 2021

Fresh off a hit run in London, this Olivier Award-winning new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's groundbreaking musical astounds on tour. Lacing together biblical drama with a propulsive rock and funk score, director Timothy Sheader reinvents the story for the modern age, paring back the more overblown aspects of the original for a truly rocking show.

Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles Poster

Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles

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Cobb Great Hall

February 14, 2021

Together longer than The Beatles themselves, RAIN has mastered every song, gesture and nuance of the legendary group, delivering a totally live, note-for-note performance that's as infectious as it is transporting. Includes the early hits to later classics that The Beatles never got the chance to play live - including the most complex and challenging songs.

Wharton Center for the Performing Arts

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750 East West Shaw Ln, East Lansing, MI 48824

Located on the Michigan State University Campus, and named for former president Clifton R. Wharton Jr.. & his wife Dolores. The Wharton Center for the Performing Arts has been enriching the lives of the community since 1982. Alongside hosting Broadway tours, concerts and comedy, it is also the permanent residence of the Lansing Symphony Orchestra. Dedicated to providing a home for world-class entertainment and theatrical arts, The Wharton is a leading cultural and creative hub in the state, focusing a great deal of their resources on education and strengthening the value of the arts.

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