The new movie series, #TBTuesday Summer Movie Series is a nod to our Vaudeville movie palace past, and will feature past and recently past movies for the entire family.
Thursday, August 9 @ 7:30pm
Many early fans might know him by one of his much-loved SNL character, “Goat Boy” or for his uncanny Joe Pesci impressions. He also starred in the stoner comedy flick, Half Baked alongside Dave Chappelle with featured cameos from Willie Nelson, Snoop Dog and Tommy Chong.
August 10 @ 7:30 pm
TajMo: The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band brings to life the Grammy Award-winning collaboration between these two Blues titans in an exciting night of live music
August 15 @ 7:30 pm
This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut grows stronger with each live performance, and as you can imagine, after two decades and over 2000 shows, it is a true force to be reckoned with.
Rialto Square Theatre is thrilled to announce our 2018-2019 School Matinee Series lineup, made possible by a generous donation from Midland States Bank. This series provides fun and educational experiences for school-age children, while fostering a love of live theatre and the opportunity to visit the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre.
December 20, 2018 @ 7:30pm
98°, the Billboard chart-topping boy band, who have sold more than 10 million records worldwide, will bring their holiday album, Let It Snow, to the Rialto Square Theatre on Thursday, December 20th 2018.
We have partnered with local breweries around Joliet and surrounding areas to bring a unique experience for all. Craft beer enthusiasts will enjoy a sampling of beers from their favorite local breweries, while enjoying the ambiance of the majestic Rialto Square...read more
Joliet, IL (June 15, 2018) – Rialto Square Theatre announced today the addition of three amazing shows to our summer/fall calendar. Celtic juggernauts, Gaelic Storm; comedian Heather Land; and iconic percussionist, Sheila E. will all perform live from the Rialto...read more
Joliet, IL (June 11, 2018) – NiteLite Promotions and Rialto Square Theatre announced today that Saturday Night Live alumnus and star of Half Baked, Jim Breuer will play the Rialto Square Theatre on Thursday, August 9th at 8pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 15th at...read more
Rialto Square Special Events
The Rialto Square Theatre hosts over 140 concerts, comedians, and special events each year. For a complete listing of special events (dance competitions, recitals, and other rentals) hosted at the Rialto Square Theatre, click below.
WEDDINGS & RECEPTIONS
Imagine walking down the magnificent steps of the grand staircase in the Rialto’s Rotunda and greeting your guests for a once-in-a-lifetime storybook wedding. Your first dance as man and wife crowned by the majestic “Duchess” chandelier. Learn how you can host your wedding ceremony and reception in this elegant, historic setting.
CONCERTS & SPECIAL EVENTS
The Rialto Square Theatre is a multi-use venue perfectly suited for touring shows, symphony, opera, community productions and special events such as: graduations, dance recitals, dance competitions, private events, corporate meetings, business training, retirement parties, conferences, anniversary parties and more.
BECOME A STAR AND EXPERIENCE SPECIAL TREATMENT AT THE RIALTO
Our exclusive program will grant you STAR treatment from the moment you join. This donor program offers you a closer relationship with the Rialto Square Theatre through special services, opportunities and amenities. Gaze over the new program benefits below, and start receiving your STAR treatment soon.
SUPPORT THE RIALTO
You can contribute to the Rialto Square Theatre by making a cash donation, sponsoring an event, becoming a volunteer or a STAR member and more. Learn more about the many ways you can get involved and support one of the most beautiful theaters in the world.