Welcome to Cirque Du SoGei!

We are excited to bring to you an exciting, circus themed show for Lake County's pride month! Waukegan's Lola Madison and Thorne bring you an array of exciting performing in the arts of drag, burlesque, and circus from Waukegan, Lake County, Chicago, and beyond! Featuring an inclusive cast of over 15 artists, this show is like nothing Waukegan has ever seen!

Enjoy a high energy night of fire performers, side show, contortion, burlesque, drag, and more! We are excited to boast a cast artists who have been featured in the Burlesque Hall of Fame as well as national and international festivals!


Tickets to pride events in the past have sold out well in advance. There are two ticket tiers, General Admission $35 and Front and Center $40. Front and center tickets will guarantee a seat in the two first rows in the center! Seating is first come first serve in your select ticket section.

*Please note that Eventbrite charges a ticketing fee, if you would like to book through us directly, please email thorne@theonlythorne.com or contact one of the producers (Thorne and Lola Madison) for details!

Accommodations, Press and more

For any questions regarding accessibility accommodations, group ticket sales, press, or anything else, please feel free to email thorne@theonlythorne.com

Time and Location

The event will be held on Saturday, June 17th at Three Brothers Theatre with showings at 5PM and 8PM!

There are two addresses listed for Three Brothers Theater, both which will take you to the correct place! The venue is next door to the Genessee Theater at 221 N Genessee, Waukegan IL 60087



After Party

We are happy to be working with Nightshade And Dark's Pandemonium Brewing for the after party!

Nightshade And Dark's Pandemonium Brewing is located at 216 W. Clayton St (right across the street from the venue) and features as many as 22 small batch beers on tap at any time as well as a full bar and non-alcoholic options. Like are show, they also allow those 18+ and provide a beautiful outdoor seating area. They are a pillar of the local Waukegan community, and support the LGBTQIA+ community year round! Stay after the show to see the cast and continue the celebration! Nightshade's also has food trucks out front, so we encourage you to stop by and grab a drink or a bite to eat before the show!

Check back here or follow Nightshades on Facebook for details on what food truck(s) will be there closer to the show.

Event brought to you by Lola Madison and Thorne.