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Lakeside Players, Inc. at the Rhode Center for the Arts

Live entertainment in a beautiful historic theater. Lakeside Players, Inc. produces comedies, dramas, musicals and children’s plays, as well as adults-only entertainment and concerts.

The Rhode Center for the Arts, which is owned and operated by LSP Inc., provides the community with increasingly ambitious theatrical productions and other forms of live entertainment.  The Rhode Center is home to two performance venues, the Donna Wolf-Steigerwaldt Auditorium and Skinner Hall, as well as two art galleries, the Pollard Gallery and the KAA Spotlight Gallery.  A full season of comedies, dramas, and musicals are presented as part of the LSP Mainstage Series, as well as adults-only performances in the L@TR Series, workshops and productions in the Children's Theatre Series, and local and regional musical groups showcased in the Rebuilder Concert Series.  This community-minded and volunteer-driven organization is also host to a variety of arts events produced in association with other creative groups and organizations throughout the year.
The Rhode Center for the Arts hopes to be your next creative outlet and your source for live, local entertainment.

Click on the "Events" tab above for Season 40 (2013-2014) performance details!

*****A new concession stand debuts in January 2014!*****

Lakeside Players Presents: The Diary of Anne Frank

April 25-27, 2014, May 2-4, 2014, May 9-10, 2014

A triumphant Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning classic unlike any other takes the Rhode Center stage for the first time in Lakeside Players history.

Preview Party: Kenosha Area Discover Wisconsin Episode

May 14, 2014

A new episode of Discover Wisconsin TV featuring the Kenosha Area will air May 17 - 18 , but you can get a sneak preview of the show right here in Kenosha on the “big screen”! Walk the “red carpet” with your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers! Enjoy the full 20-minute, commercial-free Kenosha Area episode and celebrate our great community!

L@tR Series: Bleacher Bums

May 23-24, 2014, May 30-31, 2014, June 6-7, 2014

This unique comedy by Joe Mantegna turns our audience's attention to a group of fans hopelessly (and haplessly!) devoted to one of professional sports’ most iconic, revered (and jeered!) teams of all time. This story and its goofball characters are grounded by hilarious and often heartwarming moments that audiences of all sorts are sure to root for.