Lake County, Illinois, CVB - Official Travel Site - Genesee Theatre

Genesee Theatre

203 N. Genesee Street , Waukegan, IL 60085

Phone: 847.782.2366

Website | Facebook | Map | Email


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.

 

 

Meeting Facility Information

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...

View More


 
Chris Isaak Holiday Tour at Genesee Theatre
12/11/21
With his silky vocals, shimmering guitar, charismatic good looks, Chris Isa...

View More


 
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...

View More


 
Dancenter North Presents The Magic of the Nutcracker at Genesee Theatre
12/21/21
Dancenter North's The Magic of the Nutcracker is the largest, most lavi...

View More


 
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 ...

View More


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

View More


 
Nelly at Genesee Theatre
01/20/22
With his distinct vocals, lyrical raps and larger-than-life personality, Ne...

View More


 
The Nielsen Trust at Genesee Theatre
01/22/22
The Nielsens are a talented bunch. First there's Rick, legendary guitar...

View More


 
Sawyer Brown with Special Guest Bella Cain
01/27/22
With 23 albums, over 50 chart singles and several CMA, ACM and CMT awards u...

View More


 
Phillip Phillips and Jon Foreman
01/28/22
Since releasing his multi-platinum debut single Home in 2012, Phillip Phill...

View More


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

View More


 
That Golden Girls Show! A Puppet Parody at Genesee Theatre
02/06/22
That Golden Girls Show! A Puppet Parody pays homage to the late '80s si...

View More


 
Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood: Scared Scriptless
02/10/22
Armed with nothing more than their razor sharp wit, Whose Line Is It Anyway...

View More


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

View More


 
Hairball at Genesee Theatre
02/18/22
Hairball recreates your favorite '80s arena rock songs for a night of s...

View More


 
Collective Soul at Genesee Theatre
02/20/22
With its monster guitar riffs, memorable hooks and killer vocals, '90s ...

View More


 
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...

View More


 
Grand Funk Railroad at Genesee Theatre
02/25/22
In the early '70s, Grand Funk Railroad barreled onto the rock scene lik...

View More


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

View More


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

View More


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

View More


 
Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute
03/26/22
Direct from Tropicana Las Vegas, Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute Show re-c...

View More


 
Scooby Doo! and the Lost City of Gold at Genesee Theatre
03/27/22
Scooby Doo! and the Lost City of Gold brings Scooby-Doo and his meddli...

View More


 
Night Ranger at Genesee Theatre
04/01/22
Enjoy an evening of great '80s rock when Night Ranger takes the stage t...

View More


 
Alton Brown Live: Beyond the Eats
04/02/22
The Food Network star in a brand new show filled with more culinary shenani...

View More


 
Dave Landau at Genesee Theatre
04/09/22
The clever comedian has become a fan favorite, thanks to his edgy irreveren...

View More


 
Dionne Warwick with Special Guest Ruben Studdard at Genesee Theatre
04/24/22
Six Grammy® Awards. Over 100 million records sold. A star on the H...

View More


 
The Fray at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 05/14/22
Rescheduled from 2020 Known for their unique sound and intense power bal...

View More


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

View More


 
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...

View More


 
Stories
Special Offers
Calendar of Events
Lake County Libation Trail
Free Visitors Guide
Tour Itineraries
Print Page
Road Trips Video