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.
Motown will once again make Rialto Square Theatre its unofficial home on June 15, as two of the all-time greats will be coming to Joliet. Tickets for The Temptations and The Four Tops will go on-sale next Friday, January 26, at 10:00am! R&B legends of nearly 60 years,...read more
Entertainment icon Dwight Yoakam will bring his signature sound to the Rialto Square Theatre on March 29 as part of his Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars album tour! Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY...read more
REO Speedwagon Show Postponed Due To Minor Illness. Previous Date Saturday, January 13. New Date Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. REO Speedwagon has announced a postponement of their January 13 engagement at the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet. The new date is...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.