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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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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

By William Shakespeare
Adapted by Brian Gill

Oct 8-10  |  Live Stream

Classic yet shockingly relevant to our own issues of identity, rebellion, family loyalties, and the right to love.

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Complete Works...

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield

Oct 16-18  |  Live Stream

Three brave actors attempt to perform everything written by Shakespeare. HILARIOUS!

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Listen to the Music

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

Cache MKE


Oct 1  |  12 pm

Enjoy a live streamed performance by Cache MKE, an exuberant Latin musical ensemble headed by Cecil Negron, known for their impact on the Latin music scene for over 50 years. Presented in partnership with Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations.

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Senior Show Sep 10-Oct 2

Senior Show

Kiersten Ekornaas
Leah Huber
Adrienne Shimada

Sep 10-Oct 2  |  Foundation Gallery

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Santiago Cucullu

Fine Arts Gallery  |  Sep 22-Dec 16

New work by the Argentinian-born artist.

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Kledage, sculptural objects from Gerit Grimm

Fine Arts Gallery  |  Sep 22-Dec 16

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

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2020-2021 Season

The 39th consecutive season of the UW-Parkside Foreign Film Series is being planned. Currently, we are exploring options to bring quality film experiences to you in the safest way possible. Stay tuned for more details as they become available. 

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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