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Grease

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Experience the friendships, romances and adventures of a group of high school kids in the 1950s. Welcome to the singing and dancing world of "Grease," the most successful movie musical of all time. A wholesome exchange student (Olivia Newton-John) and a leather-clad Danny (John Travolta) have a summer romance, but will it cross clique lines?

Charlie Berens: Midwest Survival Guide Tour

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

CHARLIE BERENS is an Emmy-winning journalist, comedian, host, and creator of the Manitowoc Minute. The Wisconsin native has been featured on Fox, CBS, Funny or Die, TBS Digital, Variety, MTV News and more.

Gordon Lightfoot

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

After more than 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it's safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats.

The Fab Four – The Ultimate Beatles Tribute

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

The Emmy Award Winning Fab Four elevates far above every other Beatles Tribute with their precise attention to detail and uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles' classics such as "Can't Buy Me Love," "Yesterday," "A Day In The Life," "Twist And Shout," "Here Comes The Sun," and "Hey Jude".

Rach Talk Live!

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Rachel laid the foundation for her lifestyle brand and media company with the same unfiltered honesty and staunch inclusivity that made her a three-time New York Times bestselling author. Hollis connects with a highly engaged and growing global audience of women who treasure her transparency and optimism. She is one of the most sought-after motivational speakers, is the founder of RISE Conferences, the #1 personal development conference focused entirely on women, plays host to one of today’s top podcasts with over 100 Million downloads and is a proud mama of four who uses her platform to empower and embolden women around the world.

Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers.

Blue’s Clues & You! Live on Stage

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Blue’s Clues & You! Live on Stage is an epic new adventure! Josh is conjuring up a magical theater show, but he needs YOUR help! Kids and families will fall in love with theater as they solve Blue’s Clues to find out what Josh needs to make a show.

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Theresa Caputo is known to millions of fans as the “Long Island Medium” from TLC’s hit reality series. Theresa will share personal stories about her life and deliver healing messages to audience members; giving people comfort knowing that their loved ones who passed are still with them, just in a different way.

Hocus Pocus

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

After moving to Salem, Mass., teenager Max Dennison (Omri Katz) explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani (Thora Birch) and their new friend, Allison (Vinessa Shaw). After dismissing a story Allison tells as superstitious, Max accidentally frees a coven of evil witches (Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy) who used to live in the house. Now, with the help of a magical cat, the kids must steal the witches' book of spells to stop them from becoming immortal.

Whose Live Anyway?

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? is 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on audience suggestions. Cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray will leave you gasping with the very witty scenes they invent before your eyes.

A Very Rialto Christmas… There’s No Place Like Home

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Kick off your holiday season with the Rialto Square Theatre and a special concert. Enjoy an evening focused on making your way home for the holidays. Join us starting at 5:30 PM for the Christmas Tree Lighting, sponsored by Hollywood Casinos officially kicking off the holiday season, with Home for the Holidays sponsor, ComEd.

Sleeping Beauty – The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Set to the music of revered romantic-era composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, the show follows the story of Aurora, a young princess who pricks her finger on a spindle that was cursed by the malicious fairy Carabosse. As a result, Aurora falls under a deep sleep for the next 100 years until a prince goes on a quest to awaken her.

Teddy Bear Tea – Morning Seating

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

The Rialto Square Theatre holiday tradition continues. Young and old alike will enjoy a breakfast or lunch boxed meal and family fun complete with a special appearance by St. Nick himself and a keepsake teddy bear. Children will also enjoy cookie decorating on the Rialto stage!

Teddy Bear Tea – Afternoon Seating

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

The Rialto Square Theatre holiday tradition continues. Young and old alike will enjoy a breakfast or lunch boxed meal and family fun complete with a special appearance by St. Nick himself and a keepsake teddy bear. Children will also enjoy cookie decorating on the Rialto stage!

Polar Express

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis ("Forrest Gump"; "Cast Away") reunite for "Polar Express," an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

The Nutcracker

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

This holiday favorite fairytale ballet is perfect for the entire family. The magical production features lavish costumes, exquisite sets, including a Christmas tree that grows before your eyes, and sensational choreography by ballet master, Kenneth von Heidecke. Journey through the land of whirling snowflakes and visit the kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy. This is one holiday tradition you won’t want to miss.

The Illusionists – Magic of the Holidays

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

Celebrate the holidays with the entire family at The Illusionists – Magic of the Holidays, a mind-blowing showcase featuring jaw-dropping talents of the most incredible illusionists on earth.

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Rialto Square Theatre 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, IL

A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage encompasses each of your favorite scenes from the original animated television show, with more fun, more music, and more finding the true Christmas spirit. After the final bow, the show crescendos into a celebration of song as the audience is invited to join the Peanuts gang in singing traditional Christmas songs and carols.