It is easy to purchase advance tickets for Music,
Theatre and Dance performances. No service fees are applied. Advance tickets purchased by phone or online are available for pick-up at the Varner Box Office one hour before the show. Advanced tickets ordered in person are issued at the time of purchase.
Click here to purchase tickets through Star Tickets website.
Or use your smart phone.
- Online from Star Tickets using VISA, Mastercard, American Express or Discover. See the link below.
- By phone from 8 am until midnight from Star Tickets using VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. Call 1-800-585-3737.
- By phone from the Varner Box Office at (248) 370-3013
during regular box office hours. The box office is open from Tuesday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. and one hour before
- In person at the Center for Student Activities
Service Window in the Oakland Center during regular opening hours using cash, checks and credit cards. Students can use SpiritCa$h on their Spirit Cards. CSA is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
- In person from the Varner Box Office in Varner Hall, in the area outside the Recital Hall, during regular box office hours. The box office is open from Tuesday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. and one hour before
Discounts are available to groups of 20 or more who pre-book their visit to any MTD performance. You are strongly encouraged to make reservations well in advance, as many of our shows sell out. For information call the box office manager at (248) 370-4578.
Box Office Hours
Varner Box Office is during the academic year from 3 to 6 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday, and one hour before performances.
The Box Office is located in the west end of
Varner Hall by the Recital Hall entrance. A box office is
open near Varner Studio Theatre one hour before performances in that
Many of our events sell out, so please call the box office for information about same-day availability.
Please note: Students purchasing discounted tickets online must show their ID when they pick up their tickets at the time of the performance.