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Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Ready for Its Return to Robinson

by Cimber Winfrey 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Meticulous preparation will allow the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to return to the Robinson Center Music Hall this fall financially secure after overcoming what could have been a steep decline in revenue because of an unavoidable venue change.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Opus Ball to Kick Off Robinson Center's Reopening

by Cimber Winfrey 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Those attending the ball will enjoy a cocktail reception in Robinson’s new ballroom, a silent and live auction, as well as dinner and dancing, with music provided by the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Big Band. Annual proceeds of the Opus Ball are expected to exceed $475,000.

Celebrity Attractions Tickets Now on Sale for Robinson Center Performances

by Soirée Staff 6/13/2016 4:14 pm

Grab your wallets, theater lovers.

This Is Your Last Look at the Robinson Center Before the Grand Opening

by Jess Ardrey 6/1/2016 2:30 pm

Before the big reveal in November, the Robinson Center is closing its doors to finish construction and build anticipation. But first, we got a peek at the progress.

Robinson Center Renovation Progresses

by Soirée Staff 5/3/2016 4:00 pm

You may not be able to go check out the Robinson Center for yourself just yet, but these behind-the-scenes construction photos should help tide you over until it reopens this fall.

Slideshow: Robinson Center's Renovation Poised for October Completion

by Jan Cottingham 4/25/2016 12:00 am

A photographer’s tour of the city’s Robinson Center shows a project poised to come.

Robinson Center Renovation Adding Huge Terrace

by Alexis Hosticka 3/24/2016 8:00 am

What makes any building better? Outdoor space. Especially outdoor space with a fantastic view.

Robinson Center Adding Outdoor Terrace, Begins Booking Events

by Alexis Hosticka 3/23/2016 1:52 pm

With only eight months until the reopening of the Robinson Center, the Little Rock Advertising and Promotion Commission on Tuesday approved the addition of a 5,800-SF outdoor terrace.

Robinson Center Construction Progresses, Will Be Done Nov. 2016

by Alexis Hosticka 11/13/2015 1:20 pm

Officials showed off new progress on the $70 million renovation of the Robinson Center Music Hall, a 25 month project set to be complete in November 2016.

Notable Facilities in Arkansas Boast Remodels, Upgrades

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

Whether or not you’re in the business of event planning, Arkansas’ big renovation projects have been almost everyone’s business over the past few years. Take a stroll through downtown Little Rock or a drive through the state’s western region and you’ll find whole cities who hardly go a day without mention of the shiny new venues and all the fun events that accompany them.

'Phantom of the Opera' is Coming to Little Rock

by Alexis Hosticka 9/15/2015 8:22 am

"The Phantom of the Opera" will be in Little Rock for the first time ever — chandelier and all.

Officials: Robinson Renovations Will Bring Bigger Shows Like 'Phantom' in 2017

by Alexis Hosticka 9/14/2015 11:28 am

With about 14 months remaining to finish a massive renovation, construction at Robinson Center is on target to be complete in November 2016, officials said Monday.

Robinson Renovations to Cause Lane Closures in Little Rock

by Associated Press 8/31/2015 7:02 am

Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause more traffic slowdowns in downtown Little Rock.

PHOTOS: Behind-the-Scenes of Robinson Renovation

by Alexis Hosticka 7/2/2015 5:27 am

We're nearly halfway there. Robinson Center is on track to reopen in November of 2016, and we received a sneak peek of the progress this week.

Best Quotes of 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/30/2014 11:15 am

They said it: The best quotes of the year.

Weekend To-Do List 12 Events to Check Out

by Lee Hogan 5/8/2014 9:00 am

There's plenty to do this weekend! Concerts, art shows, biking and eating! Sounds like a good weekend to us. Check out our list!

Arkansas' Iconic Meeting Venues Getting Facelift

by Todd Traub 10/21/2013 12:00 am

Meeting planners, when doing what they do best, now have — or will soon have — some revamped spaces to consider in Little Rock, Hot Springs and Mena.

Leveraging the River (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Money remains tight in what continues to be a slow economic recovery, but the plans for Robinson presented last week, which feature a stunning glass-walled conference space overlooking the river, use the city’s great asset, the fast-flowing Arkansas, to beautiful effect.

Video: Arkansas Business Week in Review

by Lance Turner 1/12/2013 11:03 am

Here's our our Arkansas Business Week in Review, via our friends at THV 11 News.

UPDATE: Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour Arrives at Robinson Center Tonight

by Karen Martin 11/12/2012 6:32 am

The Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour, starring Rabbi Bob Alper, Muslim comic Azhar Usman and Rev. Susan Sparks. Laugh in Peace, promotes interfaith action, multiculturalism and peace through the universal appeal of laughter.