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Wharton At Home Celebrates Upcoming Wharton Center Season

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Exterior of Wharton Center at night

Broadway star Paul Canaan is hosting an exclusive Wharton Center YouTube Event called whARTon at home. Joining Canaan are several Broadway artists, Tony Award® winning director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell,…

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MSU Department of Theatre Students Get Creative During COVID-19

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
YouTube Channel videos

Just a little over month ago, Michigan State University made the decision to move all face-to-face classes to virtual instruction due to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak. Since…

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Inspiration Drawn from Detroit for Department of Theatre ‘Into the Woods’ Production

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
girl in cape in play

MSU is giving the Tony Award-winning fairytale-themed musical Into the Woods a creative re-imagining designed to resonate with mid-Michigan audiences. Inspiration for the set and costumes came from images of…

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FRIB Marks Progress in 2019; Looks to 2020 Technical Milestones, User Operations Activities, Special Events

Friday, January 10, 2020
15 of 46 total cryomodule units inside FRIB

The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) Project is approximately 92 percent complete and remains on track for early completion in 2021. Looking back on 2019, the project…

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FRIB, MSUSciComm Partner Host YouTube Star Physics Girl

Friday, October 25, 2019
Physics Girl performing on stage with vortex cannon

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,…

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MSU Takes a Neurodiverse Approach to Theater Education

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
A few of the Wharton Center from the seating. The seats are red and the stage is dark.

Michigan State University’s Department of Theatre has produced a first-of-its-kind play that is written specifically for an audience that is neurodiverse, which are variations in the human brain…

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