June 25 @ 7:30 PM
Steve Earle is one of the most acclaimed singer-songwriters of his generation. A protégé of legendary songwriters Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark, he quickly became a master storyteller in his own right, with his songs being recorded by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Joan Baez, Emmylou Harris, The Pretenders, and countless others.
June 28, 2019 @ 7:30 PM
David Feherty is a former professional golfer on the European Tour and PGA Tour. He now works as a writer and broadcaster with NBC Sports and Golf Channel. In 2014, David decided to take his act on the road and travel across North America for his new live show Feherty – Live Off Tour.
July 12, 2019 @ 8 PM
An Evening with Kristina Kuzmic will consist of everything you could possibly want to experience at a “night out” show: inspiration, interaction, and comedy. After laughing all night with Kristina and hearing her powerful message, everyone in the audience will leave feeling like a total bad ass.
July 25, 2019 @ 7:30 PM
Return to that moment when a generation found its voice as 87.7 MeTV-FM celebrates Woodstock: 50 Years of Music, Memories & Me. Great Moments in Vinyl, led by Chicago radio veteran Bill Cochran, takes the tribute experience to a new level.
September 17 @ 7:30 PM
WE WILL ROCK YOU reflects the scale and spectacle that marked Queen’s live performances and earned the band its pinnacle position in rock history. With Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor as music supervisors and “a band without parallel in the theatre” behind the cast, the audience can expect WE WILL ROCK YOU to rock as fiercely as the best of Queen’s concerts.
April 29, 2019 (Joliet, IL) – TCG Entertainment and EndemolShine North America are thrilled to announce the hit culinary competition MasterChef Junior is debuting its first live tour this fall and coming to Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet, IL on Thursday, October 3,...read more
April 19, 2019 (Joliet, IL) – Rialto Square Theatre, VenuWorks and NiteLite Promotions present the current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? in their new live improv tour WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 7 PM. Tickets...read more
April 12, 2019 (Joliet, IL) – Rialto Square Theatre and VenuWorks proudly present Grammy Award-winning country music icons Nitty Gritty Dirt Band on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM. Tickets for this one-night engagement go on sale Friday, April 19th at 10 AM....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.