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

At the Rita



A play by Wisconsin playwright Marie Kohler

Jul 27  |  4:30 pm  |  Black Box Theatre
Reception at 6:15 pm

Join us for a send-off performance of a play by Marie Kohler, featuring four Parkside students, before it heads to Edingburgh Fringe Festival.

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Space is limited. Reserve your free tickets online or by phone for guaranteed admission to this special performance.

2019-2020 Season

Black Box Theatre

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

A play by Simon Stephens
Based on the novel by Mark Haddon

Oct 11-20, 2019

Silent Sky

By Lauren Gunderson
Nov 22-Dec 8, 2019

Main Stage Theatre

Romeo and Juliet

By William Shakespeare
Adapted by Brian Gill

Apr 3-26, 2020 

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield
Apr 4-25, 2020 

Bedford Concert Hall

Thanks for a great season!

We look forward to welcoming you back to Bedford Concert Hall, where you will be enveloped in the warmth of maple paneling and the universal joy of music.

Details about the 2019-2020 coming soon.

About Bedford Concert Hall



The 2018-2019 Foreign FIlm Series has concluded. We look forward to entertaining you with the 2019-2020 season.

More details coming soon!

Mathis Gallery

Permanent Collection

Through Aug  |  All Galleries

We've curated a special mix of pieces from past exhibitions and work done by Parkside faculty, students, and alumni. During the summer months, you'll find a variety of mediums on display in all three galleries at The Rita. 

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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