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“Anastasia” at Wharton Center from January 15 through 20

Preview January 10, 2019 Encore Staff

EAST LANSING—The Wharton Center hosts the tour of Anastasia from January 15 through 20.

This show moves from the twilight of the Russian Empire to Paris in the 1920s, as a young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past. Pursued by a ruthless Soviet officer determined to silence her, Anya enlists the aid of a conman and an ex-aristocrat.

Anastasia features a book by playwright Terrence McNally, a score by Stephen Flaherty (music) and Lynn Ahrens (lyrics), with direction by Darko Tresnjak.

Run time: approximately 2 hours 30 minutes

Tickets are available online at www.whartoncenter.com.