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Dec. 1, 2021

'Hadestown' comes to Wharton Center

"Hadestown," the winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is coming to East Lansing Tuesday, Dec. 7, through Sunday, Dec. 12. Tickets are on sale now at the official source to purchase Wharton Center tickets online,, at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office, or by calling 517.432.2000 or 1.800.WHARTON. 

"Hadestown" is the most honored show of the 2018-2019 Broadway season. In addition to the show’s eight Tony Awards, it has been honored with four Drama Desk Awards, six Outer Critics Circle Awards including Outstanding New Broadway Musical, and the Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical. 

The acclaimed new musical is by celebrated singer-songwriter and Tony Award winner Anaïs Mitchell and developed with innovative director and Tony Award winner Rachel Chavkin. "Hadestown" marks the first time in over a decade that a woman has been the solo author of a musical — writing the music, lyrics and book — and is the fourth time in Broadway history a woman has accomplished this creative feat. 

Please visit the Wharton Center website at to review the most up-to-date information and requirements pertaining to COVID-19.



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