Published: Sept. 13, 2019

Disney's Aladdin takes a magic carpet ride to East Lansing

Contact(s): Bob Hoffman Wharton Center office: (517) 884-3115

Disney Theatrical Productions and Wharton Center for Performing Arts announced today that tickets for the long-awaited engagement of Disney’s "Aladdin" will go on sale to the public on at 10:00 a.m. Monday, Sept. 16

The hit Broadway musical will begin performances in East Lansing at Wharton Center on Wednesday, Dec. 4 for a limited engagement of two weeks through Sunday, Dec. 15. The opening night is at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6.

In East Lansing, "Aladdin" will play at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays , at 8:00 p.m. Fridays, at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Saturdays , and at 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sundays.  On Thursday, Dec. 5, there will be a 2:00 p.m. matinee. VIP Ticket Packages, which include a prime seat location, a commemorative souvenir program and an exclusive merchandise item are also available.

Beginning Monday, Sept. 16, tickets will be available at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office at Wharton Center, at or by calling 1-800-WHARTON.

Ticket buyers are reminded that Wharton Center is the only official retail ticket outlets for all performances at Wharton Center. Ticket buyers who purchase tickets from a ticket broker or any third party should be aware that Wharton Center is unable to reprint or replace lost or stolen tickets and is unable to contact patrons with information regarding time changes or other pertinent updates regarding the performance.

About Aladdin
Aladdin, the hit musical based on the Academy Award®-winning animated film, opened on Broadway at the New Amsterdam Theatre to critical acclaim on March 20, 2014 and quickly established itself as one of the biggest new blockbusters in recent years. Its global footprint includes productions in Tokyo, Germany and on tour across North America.

Aladdin, adapted from the animated Disney film and centuries-old folktales including “One Thousand and One Nights,” is brought to fresh theatrical life in this bold new musical. Aladdin’s journey sweeps audiences into an exotic world of daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance. This new production features a full score, including the five cherished songs from the Academy Award-winning soundtrack and more written especially for the stage.

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