Tagged: robinson center music hall

Stakes are High in $68M Renovation of Robinson Center

by Jan Cottingham 8/11/2014 12:00 am

Robinson Center is a multipurpose venue. It must accommodate the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Broadway plays, Ballet Arkansas and commencement ceremonies — in addition to conventions and conferences — and each of these has different and sometimes even opposite technical requirements, particularly acoustical requirements.

Robinson Center Closes For $68M Renovations

by Lee Hogan 7/1/2014 11:56 am

Tuesday marks the temporary closing of the Robinson Center Music Hall in downtown Little Rock for a $68 million renovation project.

Little Rock Voters Approve Plan for Robinson Center Renovation

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/11/2013 7:22 am

Voters in Little Rock approved a plan to use a portion of the city's existing 2 percent restaurant and hotel tax to repay bonds for a renovation of Robinson Center Music Hall.

The Robinson Vote: A Rebuttal to Our Editorial by Mark Abernathy

by Lance Turner 12/10/2013 11:09 am

Some in Little Rock's restaurant industry object to the idea of using bonds to pay for up to $73.5 million in renovations to Robinson Center Music Hall. Mark Abernathy is among them.

Voters Go to Polls, Consider Bonds to Renovate Robinson Center

by Associated Press 12/10/2013 6:51 am

Voters in Little Rock are considering a proposal to pay for up to $73.5 million in renovations to the city's Robinson Center Music Hall.

Restore Robinson (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/2/2013 12:00 am

Little Rock voters are being asked, in a special election on Dec. 10, to approve a bond issue that would pay for up to $73.5 million in renovation costs for Robinson Center Music Hall, last renovated in 1973. We support the bond measure and hope voters do too.

Little Rock Leaders Start Tax Campaign to Pay for Robinson Renovation, Expansion

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2013 11:31 am

Little Rock city leaders on Tuesday planned to kick off a campaign asking citizens to dedicate an existing 2 percent advertising and promotion tax to help pay for a $68.6 million renovation and expansion project at Robinson Center Auditorium.

USA Truck, Wal-Mart, Robinson Center and Northwest Arkansas' Economy in Your 'Week in Review'

by Lance Turner 9/28/2013 12:00 pm

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren rebuffs another takeover offer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville hires for the holidays, a new look for Robinson Center Music Hall, and a check-up for northwest Arkansas' economy in this week's edition of the Arkansas Business/THV 11 News "Week in Review."

VCC Gaining on Nabholz on Commercial Contractors List

by Gwen Moritz 5/27/2013 12:00 am

No. 2 VCC of Little Rock nearly caught up with No. 1 Nabholz Construction Corp. of Conway in 2012. Meanwhile, Clark Contractors more than doubled its revenue in 2012.

Commission Chooses CDI Construction, Hunt to Renovate Robinson Center

by Lance Turner 3/29/2013 9:48 am

CDI Contractors LLC of Little Rock and Hunt Construction Group Inc. of Phoenix will lead the renovation of Robinson Center Music Hall.

Update: Board Votes 5-2 for Polk Stanley Wilcox in Robinson Center Renovation

by Gwen Moritz 1/8/2013 12:16 pm

The Little Rock Advertising & Promotions Commission has chosen Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects of Little Rock to design the renovation and expansion of Robinson Center and Robinson Center Music Hall.

LRCVB Announces 4 Architectural, Design Finalists for Robinson Center Renovation

by Lance Turner 11/19/2012 11:01 am

The Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau announces four architectural and design team finalists for renovation and expansion of Robinson Center and Robinson Center Music Hall in Little Rock.