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At the Rita: Rita Tallent Picken Regional Center for Arts and Humanities

At the Rita

Performances at the Rita will be live streamed during the Fall 2020 semester. Galleries are open.

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A Number

By Caryl Churchill
Directed by Tyler Coffey

A Parkside STUDIO production livestreamed from Studio A

Dec 4

In a strikingly familiar future, a regretful father attempts to fix the mistakes he made in raising his son by starting over with a clone—or rather, a number of clones.

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Music Fall 2020

Live streams and recording releases

The Parkside Music Department plan to share live streaming performances and recording releases throughout the semester. Follow the Music Department on Facebook to keep informed. 

Music Department


Santiago Cucullu

Fine Arts Gallery and Virtual
Through Dec 16

Emphasizing the subtleties of intuitive pacing and spatial orientation, Cucullu uses a duality of materials and appropriation to indicate that an exhibition space can act to trigger memories and experiences.

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Our Stories

Our Stories

Kevin Miyazaki

Upper Main Place, L1 Concourse, and Virtual

A video installation by the Milwaukee-based artist and photographer featuring Parkside students.

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Gerrit Grimm

Kledage, sculptural objects from Gerit Grimm

Fine Arts Gallery and Virtual
Through Apr 22, 2021

A collection of sculptural objects including highly-acclaimed, wheel-thrown ceramic figures and recent fabric sculpture.

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Senior Show Nov 17-Dec 11

Senior Show

Megan Johnson
Nina Marqui

Foundation Gallery and Virtual
Nov 17-Dec 11

Virtual exhibitions for previous senior shows from the Fall 2020 season are also available online.

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Art = Heart
View at home

View-at-Home Foreign Film Series

As we look forward to the time when we can once again experience the joy of watching films together on campus, the UW-Parkside Foreign Film Series is offering FFS patrons a free view-at-home series during the 2020–2021 academic year. Each film will be available for a fixed one-week window.

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Box Office


The Rita, Ground Floor
900 Wood Rd. 
Kenosha, WI 53144
Parking: Lot B, C

About The Rita

Since 1968, the University of Wisconsin-Parkside has continued to build a reputation as an outstanding liberal arts institution with particularly strong fine arts programs. With The Rita Tallent Picken Center for Arts & Humanities, our state-of-the-art instructional facilities and stunning performance venues match our award-winning academic programs and provide even greater community access. Read more about The Rita.

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