BoarsHead Theater (425 S. Grand Ave., Lansing, 517/484-7805, www.boarshead.org, show times and ticket prices vary), central Michigan’s oldest professional theater, offers a season of dynamic productions at the city’s Center for the Arts. This talented troupe performs October–May, and tries especially hard to make theater accessible to everyone.
Lovers of Broadway musicals, dance, comedy routines, and other special events can get their fill at the Wharton Center (517/353-1982, www.whartoncenter.com, show times and ticket prices vary) on the MSU campus. This renowned venue boasts four unique stages—the Pasant Theatre, the MSU Concert Auditorium, the Fairchild Theatre, and Cobb Great Hall, where the Lansing Symphony Orchestra regularly performs.
by Laura Martone from Moon Michigan, 3rd Edition, © Avalon Travel