November 27 @ 7:30 pm
This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s is a celebration of women and “the change,” and will have you laughing and dancing in the aisles!
November 2 @ 8 pm
Former member of The Steve Miller Band, Boz Scaggs, has been a staple of the 70s, 80s, and beyond. Now he’s tackling blues music with his new album “Out of the Blues”
November 19 – December 20
Home for the Holidays, presented by ComEd, is a month long celebration of the season with sixteen opportunities to enjoy holiday entertainment and build your own family traditions at the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre.
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.
Joliet, IL (October 9, 2018) –VenuWorks and Rialto Square Theatre announced today a new children’s theatrical and interactive experience from PBS Kids, PBS Kids Live! Really BIG tiny Adventure Presented by Zappos Adaptive will play the Rialto Square Theatre on...read more
Joliet, IL (October 5, 2018) – GFour Productions, winners of 56 Drama Desk and 44 Tony Awards are proudly bringing the international hit show Menopause The Musical® to Joliet, IL and will play the Rialto Square Theatre for one performance only, Tuesday, November 27 at...read more
A brand new stage production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Joliet, IL premiere Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Rialto Square Theatre as part of a North American tour. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 26 at 10 AM. For more...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.