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Beautiful historic theater with great acoustics/amenities

Have been here a half a dozen times over the past few years for concerts, plays, comedy, etc... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
massimoo1
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Chicago suburb, IL.
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Beautiful theater, great acoustics sat in the balcony area and had a great view!! And can also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
George G
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Joliet, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here a half a dozen times over the past few years for concerts, plays, comedy, etc. . Beautiful place with comfortable seats and good sight lines/great acoustics. Easy free parking, bathrooms and pre-show/intermission food and drink all excellent. Their selection of shows could...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful theater, great acoustics sat in the balcony area and had a great view!! And can also bring your drinks to your seats!!

Thank George G
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful as always. The gem of Joliet. The architecture is beautiful in an ornate way that just works. The mirrors extend the beautiful gold ceilings and the rest.

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Great show! Intimate setting, From the cheap seats was a dynamite view! Next show I’m going to the same balcony seats! Friendly volunteers working, always helpful.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Everything was handled first class. The service and prices were very good. street parking was available.

Thank jaddante
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I am a lifetime resident of Joliet, Il. Grew up as a child going to the Rialto and did not appreciate its beauty. I have traveled a lot in my lifetime and believe we have one of the most beautiful theatres in the world. There...More

Thank 856RobertS856
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Probably most beautiful theaters in the world 1930s carved statues, huge chandeliers really unbelievable and great views from every seat

Thank jolietjeff
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We did not expect the theatre would be this drop-dead gorgeous. When we walked inside, our jaws just dropped! We would be glad to make the 3 hour trip again. What a beautiful theatre!

Thank eppshel
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We have been to the Rialto a few times and it is a really beautiful place. Gorgeous inside, we went last night to see Engelbert Humperdinck who did not disappoint. My first time seeing him,my only complaint like the last time were the acoustics a...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Without a doubt this is one of the nicest theatres I have ever attended. This is very easy to recommend. Beautiful and comfortable. Great setting!

Thank Mark R
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sjeffrey446
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Response from Jim C | Reviewed this property |
yes it does and you can take it inside the theater
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beachqueenChicago
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Response from marcym3804 | Reviewed this property |
The main floor is good but if you can get the seats in the first couple rows if the balcony you will be able to see the whole stage.
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Chicagotraveler1956
7 April 2015|
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Response from jvmurph | Reviewed this property |
Tin Roof is very good and just a block from the Rialto.
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