TV Celebrity, and Cat Behaviorist, Jackson Galaxy to Perform at Rialto Square Theatre on April 14!

Bringing his love for cats to The Rialto Square Theatre on April 14, TV Celebrity Jackson Galaxy will provide a unique live event experience that you don’t want to miss!

Jackson Galaxy is the host and executive producer of Animal Planet’s long running hit show My Cat From Hell. Jackson, an animal advocate and cat behavior and wellness consultant, is also a two-time New York Times best-selling author with more than 25 years of experience working with cats and their guardians.

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DUAL ALBUM RELEASE SHOW FEATURING JOHN CONDRON & THE OLD GANG ORCHESTRA AND RIVERHORSE

February 16, 2018
Tickets On-sale This Friday, December 29 at 9AM

Joliet, IL (December 27, 2017) – John Condron is the founder of the revived music scene in downtown Joliet. Originally from Philadelphia, Condron has made his home in Joliet for over two decades, recently celebrating his 20th anniversary show at Chicago St Pub.

“Celebrate local, homegrown talent, it is as good here as it is anywhere,” Condron boasts at his frequent Chicagoland shows. Dubbed “one of the Chicago’s hardest-working gems,” by New City Magazine, Condron has played with actor Viggo Mortensen,
musicians Joseph Arthur, Paul Brady, Mickey Harte, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Duncan Shiek, Adrian Belew, and Chicago’s best slam poets, including Marc Smith and Marty McConnell. He has recently played at the Green Mill in Chicago and the National Concert Hall in Dublin.

Condron’s performances are chronicled by the work of Wilco photographer Zoran Orlic and he is sponsored by Hanson Guitars in Chicago. Come celebrate the good-looking maestro with the hat, who shimmy’s his sidestep, acoustic in hand, fronting his latest folky American backing band The Old Gang Orchestra for his sixth record release, “Dead Tree” at the beautiful Rialto Theater on February 16.

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CMT Next Women of Country Presents SARA EVANS All the Love Tour

“CMT Next Women of Country presents Sara Evans All The Love Tour featuring RaeLynn and Kalie Shorr” launches February 12 in New York City and Comes to the Rialto Square Theatre on February 25.

Nashville, TN – December 18, 2017 – ACM and CMA Award winning country music star Sara Evans has partnered with CMT for its 4 th annual Next Women of Country Tour in 2018. “CMT Next Women of Country presents Sara Evans All The Love Tour featuring RaeLynn and Kalie Shorr” launches February 12 in New York City with fieeen shows from coast to coast. Special guests RaeLynn (“Lonely Call,” “Love Triangle”) and Kalie Shorr (“Fight Like A Girl,” “Two Hands”) are among the impressive roster of CMT’s “Next Women of Country” artists.

“We are thrilled to announce our 4 th Annual ‘Next Women of Country’ Tour and partner with the amazing Sara Evans,” said Leslie Fram, SVP of Music Strategy & Talent, CMT. “This tour was created to give emerging female ar3sts a stage to play on and this year we are proud to welcome RaeLynn and Kalie Shorr.”

“I absolutely love that CMT champions female ar3sts with the Next Women of Country Tour and am so honored to be headlining it in 2018,” said Sara. “I can’t wait to hit the road with RaeLynn and Kalie. They are both incredible singers, songwriters, and overall artists and we’re going to have a blast!”

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Star 96.7, Q-Rock and 1340 WJOL Present Daughtry Rialto Square Theatre April 16, 2018

Daughtry, the American rock band headlined by Chris Daughtry, will be making its way to Rialto Square Theatre for an evening of alternative rock on Monday, April 16.

With countless awards and nominations including categories in the American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Grammy Awards, People’s Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards, Daughtry made it onto the global music scene after coming in fourth on the fifth season of American Idol.

Since American Idol, Daughtry has five albums to its credit, which includes their self-titled debut album in 2006 that made it to number one on the Billboard charts and was 4x platinum. Daughtry’s latest album, It’s not Over, The Hits So Far, was released one year ago.

Daughtry’s influences include Bon Jovi, U2, and Aerosmith, to name a few. Lead singer, Chris Daughtry’s singer / songwriter talents shine through in his epic live performances.

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LOS LOBOS WITH THE FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS AT THE RIALTO SQUARE THEATRE

Los Lobos, an American rock band from East Los Angeles, Calif, brings their unique blend of rock, tex-mex, country, zydeco, folk, R&B, blue and brown eyed soul to Joliet, IL and the Rialto Square Theatre.

For over 30 years, The Fabulous Thunderbirds have been the quintessential American band. The group’s distinctive and powerful sound, influenced by a diversity of musical styles, manifested itself into a unique musical hybrid via such barnburners as “Tuff Enuff” and “Wrap It Up”. Co-founder Kim Wilson, the sole original member, still spearheads the group as it evolves into its newest incarnation.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

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DECADES REWIND SET TO PERFORM AN AUDIENCE FAVORITE THEATRICAL CONCERT AT RIALTO

Decades Rewind transports their audience to the 60’s, 70’s and 80’sThe theatrical concert coming to the Rialto Square Theatre

Decades Rewind is set to perform an audience favorite theatrical concert at the Rialto Square Theatre on Saturday, February, 17, 2018.

Decades Rewind is a national touring concert, dance party and theatrical performance all wrapped up in one blockbuster show celebrating the hits of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s – America’s most prominent decades in music history.

The medleys feature a wide array of legendary songs including hits by ABBA, Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, Tina Turner, Chubby Checker, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Prince, Bon Jovi, and many others. The “jump out and grab you show” is accompanied by three larger than life screens and visuals that instantly transport viewers to each decade with images from that era’s headlines and pop-culture.

Decades Rewind was created by the show’s keyboardist, Peter Gatti, and drummer, Mark Blinkhorn. Gatti said, “Decades Rewind was designed to whisk our audiences back to the days of their best memories. Guests always tell us that they remembered their first dance, their first kiss, their first love during our shows. Music is so powerful and it’s really amazing to see how people are moved throughout the performance”. What was your first dance move? The twist?.. The hustle?.. The robot? When you come to a Decades Rewind show, you have to bring your dancing shoes!

With over 100 costume changes, 10 medleys featuring 60 songs, Decades Rewind is an unparalleled, interactive multimedia musical experience that will have you rockin’ in your seat, dancing in the aisle, and singing along with every word. This show really does let you turn back the hands of time

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