Going Retro in Illinois

Renovating any part of a theatre is no small job, but upgrading systems while trying to preserve the historic and architectural integrity of these venues can be a huge challenge. Two such historic locations in Illinois, the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet and the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, recently underwent full lighting and dimming systems renovations, turning these antiquated gems into state-of-the-art performance spaces.


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