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Genesee Theatre

203 N. Genesee Street , Waukegan, IL 60085

Phone: 847.782.2366

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Experience the grandeur of world class artists and Broadway theatricals in the beautifully restored Genesee Theatre. After undergoing a $23 million renovation, The Genesee Theatre is now home to world class performances including Broadway shows, musical acts, comedians and more. In addition to the shows this venue is a historic hot-spot for weddings, corporate functions, holiday parties, and a variety of special events. There are also a number of completely renovated auxiliary rooms connected to the main auditorium that are perfect for receptions, birthdays, high school reunions, corporate dinners, cocktail parties, or any other festive gathering, meeting or presentation. Visit the website for a list of upcoming shows.

 

 

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Ghost Wauk Tours at Genesee Theatre
10/01/21 - 10/02/21
Dare to Enter the Theater After Hours? Ever since The Genesee opened in 192...

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Melissa Etheridge at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/03/21
Recheduled from September 2020.  Known for her confessional lyrics ...

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**Rescheduled - Gary Allan Live In Concert at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/07/21
Originally rescheduled from September 2020 and April 2021.  With th...

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Jeff Foxworthy at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/08/21
Rescheduled from June 2021.  If you're a successful comedian, b...

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**CANCELED Peter Yarrow And Noel Paul Stookey Of Peter, Paul, And Mary at Genesee Theatre
10/09/21
Rescheduled from October 2020.  Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey ...

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NEW DATE - Bee Gees Gold The Tribute at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/10/21
Rescheduled from September 3, 2021: Bee Gees Gold: The Tribute salutes t...

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NEW DATE - Christopher Cross: 40th Anniversary Tour at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/14/21
Five-time Grammy® Award winner Christopher Cross is the first artist in...

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The Fray at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/16/21
Rescheduled from 2020 Known for their unique sound and intense power bal...

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Home Free at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/17/21
Originally rescheduled from October 2020 and March 2021.   . ...

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Million Dollar Quartet at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/21/21
The Tony Award®-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet takes you back t...

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Brian Wilson at Genesee Theatre in Waukegan
10/23/21
Brian Wilson: Greatest Hits Live! promises to be an unforgettable even...

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I Am King:  The Michael Jackson Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/24/21
Rescheduled from 2020 and March 2021: I AM KING: The Michael Jackson Exp...

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Pop 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/28/21
Rescheduled from April 2021 POP 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass of *NS...

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Black Violin at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/29/21
Rescheduled from November 2020.  Black Violin returns to The Genese...

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Dokken plus George Lynch with Special Guest Lita Ford at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/30/21
Watch Don Dokken and George Lynch join forces for an electrifying reunion p...

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Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening at Genesee Theatre
Postponed 11/03/21
Rescheduled!  Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening encompasses ...

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NEW DATE - Los Chicos del 512, The Selena Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/04/21
Rescheduled from January 2021.  Known as the Queen of Tejano music,...

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ABBA Mania at Genesee Theatre
11/05/21
ABBA MANIA, the original tribute show from London's West End, continues...

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Kevin James Live On Tour at the Genesee Theatre
11/06/21
"Thanksgiving, man. Not a good day to be my pants," quips co...

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The McCartney Years Concert Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/11/21
The McCartney Years celebrates the genius of Paul McCartney in a live conce...

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The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine Presents Cinderella at Genesee Theatre
11/13/21
The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine returns to The Genesee to present their...

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An Evening with David Sedaris at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/18/21
Rescheduled from 2020 Humorist and bestselling author David Sedaris brin...

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A Charlie Brown Christmas at Genesee
11/20/21
Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in this all-new tou...

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Kenny G at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/02/21
Rescheduled from October 2020.  For over three decades, world-reno...

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Tommy James and The Shondells with special guest, The Box Tops at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/04/21
Rescheduled from April 2021. Tommy James' success is extraordinary. ...

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Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox  Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/09/21
Rescheduled from 2020: Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox is back, p...

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Three Dog Night at the Genesee Theatre
12/17/21
Nobody produced more Top 10 hits from 1969 to 1975 than Three Dog Night. Th...

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Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross and Dave Attell at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 01/07/22
Comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell have joined forces to bring their ...

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David Brighton's Space Oddity at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 01/08/22
Originally scheduled for September 2020 and May 2021 David Brighton'...

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The Guess Who at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 01/30/22
Rescheduled from October 2020 and May 2021 The Guess Who created some of...

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America with Special Guests the Buckinghams
02/12/22
America's breezy, folk-rock sound became an instant hit with fans when ...

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80's Night Out at The Genesee Theatre
02/24/22
Are you, like, crazy for the 80s? Then girls, grab your stirrup pants and n...

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Adam Carolla at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/10/22
Rescheduled from 2020 and 2021 Comedian, podcast host and best-selling a...

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*Rescheduled - Frank Caliendo at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/19/22
This performance was originally scheduled for August 2020 and rescheduled f...

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*Rescheduled - Jay Leno at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/25/22
Rescheduled from June 2021 and now with special guest, Folk Yeah! One of...

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Glenn Miller Orchestra at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 06/03/22
Rescheduled from August 2020 and April 2021.  Enjoy an evening of u...

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Miranda Sings: Who Wants My Kid? at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 06/18/22
Overconfident and tone-deaf, Miranda Sings is the hilarious alter ego of gi...

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