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Rialto Theatre

318 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1833
+1 520-740-1000
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This theater has to be a fire hazard!!

Like a previous reviewer, we went to the Val Kilmer show last Saturday and it was a total... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Mexico
What a disappointment!

We went to the Rialto to see Val Kilmer's 1-man show on Mark Twain and were so hot and steamy that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible18%
14 Sep 2016
“nostalgic funkiness”
1 week ago
“This theater has to be a fire hazard!!”
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318 E Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701-1833
+1 520-740-1000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Like a previous reviewer, we went to the Val Kilmer show last Saturday and it was a total disappointment. First, the theater is not air conditioned or if it is, the system cannot keep up with Tucson's 100+ degree days and nights. Second, the chairs...More

Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Rialto to see Val Kilmer's 1-man show on Mark Twain and were so hot and steamy that we couldn't stand to wait until it was over! It was a "sold-out" show and we were on the floor in row "P". The...More

Thank Pepper-free
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to The Rialto for the Jonny Lang concert last night. Having seen Jonny before, we were extremely looking forward to the show, especially considering we had 6th row seats. Jonny's set started out fantastically and were so hyped for the show! His first 3...More

Thank sonofbeach57
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visited here with friends for the Adam Ant concert over the weekend. I really wanted to enjoy the venue, as it is a historical location, but the women's restroom was filthy and already out of toilet paper before the main act started, the sound...More

Thank longhornjz
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I have loved this theatre since I was a little girl. The venue, the atmosphere, the environment make me feel at home. I should say-made* me feel at home. I am sadly disappointed in my last two experiences. I always give a second chance as...More

2  Thank vida928
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The century-old Rialto is our favorite downtown venue for top musical talent. The theater was renovated a few years back to the tune of over a million dollars and has kept it's historic beauty. The sound system is superb and the lighting is totally expert...More

Thank MadjagMadjag
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This old theatre hosts many live performances. Beer and wine as well as popcorn was available for purchase. The location is right next to Diablo Burger on Congress which is awesome. Grab a gourmet burger and craft beer and then go to a concert. There...More

Thank grb53
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is a nice place to see a concert my wife and I and some of our adult children have attended concerts their many times, but, I will NEVER go there again. On more than one occasion I have seen the security staff being overly...More

5  Thank Ray M
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The Rialto is a great place to see a concert or comedy show. You can buy tickets at the box office or online. The venue isn't huge and makes for an intimate show. The acoustics are way better than most of the places I've been....More

Thank Actually3
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

The venue was not good for a crowd this size. There was no air on so it was soooo hot inside. The security people were far from friendly. Not a good set up on getting people inside the venue. It was not an organized event...More

3  Thank Kristina S
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