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  • Hamilton

    May 14 - Jun 2, 2019

  • Love Never Dies

    Oct 9 - 14, 2018

  • Renee Fleming

    Oct 16, 2018

  • Steve Martin & Martin Short

    Nov 4, 2018

  • Fiddler on the Roof

    Dec 4 - 9, 2018

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Hamilton

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Winner of 11 Tony Awards

Cobb Great Hall

May 14 - June 2, 2019

A true cultural phenomenon, Lin-Manuel Miranda's Pulitzer Prize-winning Hamilton is changing the face of the modern musical. An exhilarating historical epic, that is equal parts Sondheim and Notorious B.I.G., this record-breaking Broadway musical traces the life and times of Alexander Hamilton, one of America's most important (and colorful) historical figures.

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Love Never Dies

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Cobb Great Hall

October 9 - 14, 2018

A decade after he was forced to flee the Paris Opera House, the Phantom is still pining for Christine, and he will stop at nothing until she is his! Andrew Lloyd Webber's lavish sequel to The Phantom of the Opera is yet another slice of gorgeous, melodramatic romance, presented in a brand new touring production.

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Renee Fleming

Cobb Great Hall

October 16, 2018

One of the most beloved and enchanting sopranos to rule the American opera houses, Renee Fleming is a multi-talented performer whose repertoire spans across Barber, Handel, French opera, jazz and even indie rock! Winner of both the National Medal of Arts and Richard Tucker Award , Fleming has retired from full-time opera and now concentrating on mixed rep concerts - in fact, she is headed back to Broadway in 2018 to take on the leading role of Nettie in a brand-new production of Carousel. A rare opportunity to see one of America's leading divas sing in your city!

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Steve Martin & Martin Short

Cobb Great Hall

November 4, 2018

Martin meets Martin in this extraordinary meeting of two of modern comedy's greatest entertainers. Steve Martin and Martin Short present 'A Very Stupid Conversation', a Q&A style conversation between the two comedians and the audience with a musical twist. Featuring special guests 'The Steep Canyon Rangers', expect an evening of banjo-tinged interludes and singing punctuated by the side-splitting humor and charisma of these comedy greats.

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Fiddler on the Roof

Cobb Great Hall

December 4 - 9, 2018

The jubilant classic set on the eve of the Russian Revolution heads out on tour after its hugely successful Broadway revival. Featuring the songs 'If I Were a Rich Man' and 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker', Bartlett Sher's latest production of this musical classic is a show not to be missed!

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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