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Rialto Square Theatre

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Address: 15 E. Van Buren Street, Joliet, IL 60432
Phone Number: (815) 726-7171
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Beautiful and awesome venue to see a music event

I have seen many events.the last was A Capella group Home Free. There is not a bad seat in the theater.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Barbara E
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Joliet, Illinois, United States
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Joliet, Illinois, United States
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have seen many events.the last was A Capella group Home Free. There is not a bad seat in the theater.

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Thank Barbara E
Homer Glen, Illinois
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to the Realto Square theatre in Downtown Joliet as part of the Broardway Series and went to see Ragtime on February 7 and it was outstanding. This is a beautiful theatre and the shows are very good. This one was outstanding and the cast was excellent. Going to see a tribute to Carol King next which I think will... More 

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Thank 5OclockSomerwhere
Joliet, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

I have been to the Rialto Theater a number of times in the past 15 years and every time I go there I am amazed all over again at the opulence inside this place. This place was built to impress, and it does not fail in that. It really must have been something to see in its' heyday, although it... More 

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Thank InJoliet
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

I have been here for many concerts, plays and to see the Christmas trees. My first experience was when I was a chaperone for my daughters class and we toured the theater and saw how everything is run behind the scenes. I loved the wardrobe area. The costumes were so pretty.

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Thank sunrise124
Homer Glen, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Wonderfully restored Grand Old Lady! One is transported to the past when you enter the beautiful lobby. It transport you to a time when life was more gentle and gracious. All too few buildings are being saved to show our history. Joliet has a fine gem!

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Thank Edward M
Lockport, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

I perform with my orchestra, the Joliet Symphony Orchestra every year for the organ extravaganza. The theatre is absolutely gorgeous and the Staff are very professional.

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Thank lauralu86
Plainfield, Illinois
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This theater is absolutely beautiful and well maintained. We love to see shows here and often arrive early just to look around and admire the architecture! Tickets are reasonably priced especially for a professional and beautiful theater. Buy tickets today!

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Thank Becca H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

This is one of the most beautiful theaters you will ever see! They offer tours, so you can appreciate the architecture and beauty even if not there for a concert or theater presentation. Also available for weddings and private events.

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Thank SJDaoust
Joliet, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

I've been here so many times, and each experience is really magical. The Rialto is Joliet's crown jewel. It's beautifully preserved, and you fee like you have stepped back in time when entering the doors. It's like going out on the town in Chicago, but much closer to home and with far better parking rates. I just saw Sinbad there... More 

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Joliet, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

going to the Rialto as a child makes it more special as an adult. What a beautiful facility. The seats are a little tight but the venues take your attention. A true Joliet landmark.

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