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203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085

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ADDITIONAL INFO

203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085

Year opened: 1927
Capacity: 2416

Upcoming Highlights

  • Craig Ferguson

    May 31, 2015

  • Billy Gardell

    Jun 5, 2015

  • Ralphie May

    Sep 10, 2015

  • Jay Leno

    Oct 29, 2015

  • Brian Regan

    Dec 5, 2015

Craig Ferguson

May 31, 2015

Craig Ferguson entered the world of late night comedy following a diverse and eclectic career that encompasses film, television and the stage. Since taking the helm of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson in 2005, the show has set all-time viewer records and achieved the highest ratings since the shows inception in 1995. In between film and tv commitments, he has performed his solo Hot and Grumpy Tour since 2013, which continued through 2014 and now into this year.

Billy Gardell

June 5, 2015

Bringing with him a down-to-earth perspective and rustic charm that has struck a chord with American audiences, this quick-witted comedian proves a master of his craft as he recounts stories about his tough childhood, wild teenage years and new found family life.

Ralphie May

September 10, 2015

Long-time fans of Ralphie were joined by countless new fans when America thought he was robbed of the winner's title. Despite the show's outcome, Ralphie's special brand of comedy combines the familiar elements of hip-hop and topical comedy with a dash of southern down-home flavor and quick wit, making him one of the most popular comedians in the country. His first DVD, appropriately titled "Just Correct," went platinum!

Jay Leno

October 29, 2015

Love him or hate him, the hugely controversial Leno followed in the footsteps of legendary NBC late-night hosts Steve Allen, Jack Paar and Johnny Carson as the host of the Emmy Award-winning and top-rated "The Tonight Show," until his last show in 2014. You would think that he would be eager for some downtime - instead, he continues to hone his sharp, good humored roasting and standup skills at engagements across the country, often exceeding 300 dates per year!

Brian Regan

December 5, 2015

Critics and peers agree, Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. The "perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality" (Wall Street Journal), Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations. His clean language and sharp, sarcastic obersations on everyday life have led him to be known as the "comedian's comedian".

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