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November 13- December 16, 2017

Joliet, IL- Home for the Holidays at the Rialto is a month long celebration of the season with sixteen opportunities to enjoy entertainment and to build your own family traditions at the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre, presented by ComEd.

Home for the Holidays at the Rialto has something for everyone! The festivities begin on Monday, November 13th with events and activities through Saturday, December 16th. Home for the Holidays at the Rialto includes entertainment options for the whole family with holiday shows, concerts, social gatherings, Santa Claus, movies and special events throughout the month.

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November 2017

THE NUTCRACKER, KENNETH VON HEIDECKE’S CHICAGO FESTIVAL BALLET

November 26, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $38.50, $30.50, Children 12 and under $22.50 for all seats. **additional fees may apply Tickets on Sale: 8/18/2017 - 10:00 AM STAR Presale: 8/15/2017 This holiday favorite fairytale is perfect for the entire family. The magical production features lavish costumes, a growing Christmas tree, a battle between mice and soldiers, a journey through the land of whirling snowflakes and a joyous visit to the Kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Keep the holiday spirit alive and enjoy this breathtaking performance. Since…

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December 2017

MOVIES AT THE RIALTO – THE SANTA CLAUS

December 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $5 **additional fees may apply Tickets on Sale: 9/22/2017 - 10:00 AM   Join us for the classic Christmas movie, The Santa Claus at the Rialto Square Theatre.

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CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH NATALIE GRANT AND DANNY GOKEY

December 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $48.50, $38.50, $28.50 **additional fees may apply Tickets on Sale:8/25/2017 - 10:00 AM STAR Presale: 8/22/2017 Two of Christian music's powerhouse vocalists, Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey, will ring in this year's holiday season together on the Celebrate Christmas Tour, where they will share the stage each night in a fully- integrated set. The Suite Life is Available for this show Enhance Your Rialto Experience in Our New Hospitality Suite for this show! The Suite Life is a service upgrade which…

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HOLIDAY LUNCHEON AND ORGAN CONCERT

December 6, 2017 @ 11:00 am
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $15 **additional fees may apply Tickets on Sale: 9/22/2017 - 10:00 AM   Grab a tasty bite to eat while you enjoy holiday music played on the famous Barton Grand Theatre Pipe Organ or listen to seasonal jolly songs sung by local high school students. Visit our sponsor: www.RiversideSeniorLife.com

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CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS

December 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $49, $39, $34, $29 **additional fees may apply Tickets on sale: 8/25/2017 - 10:00 AM STAR Pre-Sale: 8/22/2017 This live on stage adaptation of the classic animated television special brings all your favorite characters to life. So, join the Peanuts gang in their journey to uncover the true meaning of Christmas.

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IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

December 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $10 **additional fees may apply Tickets on sale: 8/25/2017 - 10:00 AM Be taken back in time as AlphaMedia presents a live radio broadcast and theatre performance of It’s a Wonderful Life. Take the kids and grandkids to this multigenerational nostalgic performance. Experience first-hand how live radio broadcasts used to be made, while watching one or your favorite Christmas classics come to life on stage. The performance will be broadcast live on 1340 WJOL.

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JOLIET AMERICAN LEGION BAND CONCERT

December 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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FREE EVENT The award-winning Joliet American Legion Band presents a spirited Holiday concert. The Band is performing this concert to benefit our area needy. The price of admission is a contribution of non-perishable or other staple food items in exchange for reserved seats. The band, formed in 1946 has been thrilling audiences of all ages with the unique sounds similar to that of the precise disciplined tradition of John Phillip Sousa. These musicians are dedicated to bring you a quality…

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CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE

December 13, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $78.50, $58.50, $33.50 (Price includes the $3.50 per ticket Venue fee). Tickets on sale: 9/8/2017 - 10:00 AM STAR Pre-sale: 9/5/2017   Celebrating it’s 10th Anniversary in 2017, Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights up the holiday season with its critically acclaimed holiday stage extravaganza. It’s a new cirque show, Broadway musical, and family Christmas spectacular all in one! Hailed by The New York Daily News as a “delicious confection of charm, sparkle and talent by the sleighload & so full of energy it…

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COLORS OF CHRISTMAS

December 15, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $89.00, $69.00, $49.00 **additional fees may apply Tickets on sale: 9/8/2017 - NOON STAR Pre-sale: 9/5/2017   American’s Favorite Christmas Concert is back.... We invite you to join us for a night of Christmas - A Celebration of Holiday Spirit - We invite you to be part of this exciting tour, to join family and friends experience the harmony and joy of the Christmas season and bring the message of Good Will and Peace on Earth. A Concert for Family, A…

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MOVIES AT THE RIALTO – DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

December 16, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 15 E. Van Buren Street
Joliet, 60432 United States
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TICKETS: $5 **additional fees may apply Tickets on Sale: 9/22/2017 - 10:00 AM   Join us for the classic Christmas movie, Dr. Seuss’ How the Grich Stole Christmas at the Rialto Square Theatre.

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HOLIDAY LUNCHEON AND ORGAN CONCERT

HOLIDAY LUNCHEON AND ORGAN CONCERT

The Rialto Square Theatre will be hosting its annual HOLIDAY LUNCHEON AND ORGAN CONCERT as part of the Home for the Holidays celebration at the Rialto Square Theatre on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 11:00 am. This event is sponsored by Riverside Senior Life...

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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS MOVIE – THE SANTA CLAUSE

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS MOVIE – THE SANTA CLAUSE

THE SANTA CLAUSE will be shown as part of the Home for the Holidays celebration at the Rialto Square Theatre on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 1:00 pm. This movie is being sponsored by Sharon Stemke of Country Financial. In this Christmas classic, divorced dad Scott...

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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS MOVIE – HOME ALONE

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS MOVIE – HOME ALONE

HOME ALONE will be shown as part of the Home for the Holidays celebration at the Rialto Square Theatre on Friday, November 24, 2017 at 3:00 pm. This movie is being sponsored by Castle Law. This matinee features bratty 8-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin)...

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CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE LIGHTS UP THE HOLIDAY SEASON

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE LIGHTS UP THE HOLIDAY SEASON

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE visits the Rialto Square Theatre with its critically exclaimed extravaganza on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 7:30 pm. It’s a cirque show, Broadway musical, and family Christmas spectacular all in one! Hailed by The New York Daily News as a...

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TEDDY BEAR TEA RETURNS AS PART OF HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

TEDDY BEAR TEA RETURNS AS PART OF HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

The Teddy Bear Tea will be hosted at the Rialto Square Theatre on Friday, November 24, 2017 at 9:30 am 12:00 pm. Make holiday memories in the Rialto’s enchanted storybook setting. Surrounded by chandeliers, soaring archways and grand columns young and old alike will...

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