Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ comes to the Wharton
The Wharton Center will begin performances of the hit Broadway musical “Aladdin” beginning Dec. 4 to Dec. 15.View story photos
MSU ready for Big Ten Voting Challenge 2020
The Big Ten Voting Challenge is a nonpartisan initiative created to spur civic engagement and encourage more students across the Big Ten to head to the polls on Election Day.View story photos
Wharton seeks playwrights for 24th annual Young Playwrights Festival
Michigan high school students who have a passion for playwriting are invited to submit a one-act play for the 24th annual juried competition, Wharton Center’s Young Playwrights Festival, or YPF.
Wharton Center hosts Shakespeare intensive for high school students
High school students across mid-Michigan had the opportunity to immerse themselves in an authentic theater experience. The Shakespeare Immersion Project hosted by the Wharton Center accepts students with various areas of interest to come together and learn about Shakespeare through performance.View story photos
Spartans dive into data analytics at ‘Hilton Hackathon’
Hilton and the school of Hospitality Business recently teamed up to host the MSU Hilton Hackathon, a weekend-long event for students to collaborate and solve data sets provided by Hilton’s data strategy leaders.
Spartan, Wolverine ROTC cadets run annual Alex's Great State Race
For the sixth consecutive year, a team of Reserve Officer Training Corps, or ROTC, cadets from the MSU Spartan Battalion and the University of Michigan Wolverine Battalion will unite on Nov. 15 — kicking off the annual rivalry weekend — to participate in Alex’s Great State Race.View story photos
Artist Kirsten Leenaars creates exhibition about representation and the media for MSU Broad Art Lab
The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU presents "The Broadcast," an exhibition considering truth and distortion in the media, on view at the MSU Broad Art Lab Nov. 10, 2019–Apr. 4, 2020.
Award-winning director returns to MSU for 'Twelfth Night'
Award-winning playwright, director and actor Gus Kaikkonen returns to Lansing as a guest director for the Michigan State Department of Theatre production of Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, running Nov. 8 – 17.View story photos
‘The Illusionists – Live From Broadway’ comes to Wharton
On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, “The Illusionists - Live From Broadway,” will play Wharton Center’s Cobb Great Hall in East Lansing on Feb. 8 as part of its North American tour in 2020.
MSU SciComm and FRIB partner to host YouTube star
Nearly 500 people attended a live-science art show on Oct. 19 featuring YouTube science communicator “Physics Girl” Dianna Cowern. The crowd included grade-school students, teachers, parents, college students, professors and scientists.View story photos