Facility

BOOKINGS
The Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau operates the Robinson Center.  Contact the Event Operations department for booking information at 501-370-3246.

TICKETING
Tickets for Arkansas Symphony Orchestra (ASO) performances are sold directly through ASO.
501-666-1761
www.arkansassymphony.org

Celebrity Attractions operates the box office in Robinson Performance Hall and handles all other ticketed events, utilizing Ticketmaster software.
501-244-8800
www.ticketmaster.com

ASO and Celebrity Attractions are the only two official ticket retailers for Robinson Performance Hall events.  Beware of other fraudulent ticket websites. 

CONTACT
The physical address of the Robinson Center and Box Office is:

426 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201

Important phone numbers

Manager on Duty:
501-370-3283

Security:
501-370-3267

Box Office:
501-244-8800

Ticketmaster:
800-745-3000

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra:
501-966-1761 

PARKING
Robinson Center offers self-parking in the Robinson Parking Garage, attached to the center.

The entrance to the parking garage is located at Markham & Spring Streets and off of LaHarpe Boulevard on the North side of the Robinson Center/DoubleTree Hotel complex.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
The DoubleTree Hotel has the exclusive catering rights for all events at Robinson Center.  Contact the hotel catering department for information at 501-508-8145.  The Robinson Performance Hall will have beverages available for purchase at most performances. Food and outside beverages are not permitted in the Performance Hall.

ATMs
There is an ATM located in DoubleTree Hotel lobby, adjacent to Robinson Center.

LOST AND FOUND
Lost and found items are turned into the Security office located on the street level Lobby.  To inquire about a lost item, please contact Security at 501-370-3267.

SMOKING
The Robinson Center does not allow smoking of any kind inside the facility including the use of e-cigarettes or vaporizers. 

FIRST AID
Basic first aid supplies may be obtained from the Security office located on the street level Lobby.  Any volunteer, or Robinson staff member, may also access these supplies.  Please note, the Robinson Center cannot provide medication.

WEAPONS
The safety and security of our guests and staff is of utmost importance. The Robinson Center does not permit firearms or other weapons (knives, tasers, mace, etc.), of any kind. 

TECHNOLOGY & INTERNET
Telecommunication and Internet Services are available throughout the facility.  Most of the public areas offer complimentary wireless internet.  Digital monitors are located in each public lobby to help assist attendees with daily event schedules.  In addition, there are individual digital monitors located outside of each meeting room and ballroom.

TECHNICAL SERVICES
LRCVB has a staff of highly trained technical professionals that are qualified to meet your needs.  Complete equipment lists are available upon request, and include standard audio visual items such as: projectors, screens, audio and video equipment and accessories.  In addition, we offer complete production services and staff, as well as making arrangements for specialty equipment.  Contact us to discuss the specific needs for your event and receive a quote (501) 370-3245.

ROBINSON PERFORMANCE HALL
The theater features 2,214 seats, including two balcony levels with fourteen theater boxes along the side walls.  The proscenium arch hall is ideal for live performances, general sessions, award ceremonies, special programs, and corporate presentations.  The back of house features four large chorus rooms, four private dressing rooms and a performer’s lounge.  Robinson is the performance home of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Celebrity Attraction’s Broadway Theater Series, and Ballet Arkansas.

PRINCIPAL SPACES
Robinson Performance Hall: 2,214 seats
Barry L. Travis Lounge: 660 square feet
Upper Balcony Lobby: 2,899 square feet
550-car garage, operated by the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau

Shared backstage facilities:

  • four private dressing rooms with shower facilities
  • four large chorus dressing rooms
  • performers/meet-and-greet lounge
  • laundry facility
  • stage manager’s office

ASSISTED LISTENING DEVICES
Assisted Listening Devices (Infrared ALD) are available at the Receptionist Desk, street level Lobby. There is no charge for the device, but a government issued ID is required to be held until the device is returned.

BAGS
Small bags (no larger than 12” x 12” x12”) and purses are permitted. Backpacks are prohibited. An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection. All bags are subject to search.

CAMERAS, CELL PHONES, AND RECORDING EQUIPMENT
No professional cameras (cameras with detachable lens) and/or recording devices will be permitted inside the Performance Hall.  Please note: many shows do not allow photography. Please be respectful of this policy.

 DOORS
The lobbies for the Robinson Performance Hall open one hour prior to the start of the performance. The doors to be seated will open approximately 30 minutes prior to the curtain.  Ticket holders should plan to arrive at least twenty-minutes before the scheduled performance time.  

DROPPING OFF PATRONS
The Robinson Center provides multiple drop off areas for patrons: West side of the building, off Broadway Street; East side of the building, off the hotel driveway; and at the base of the grand columns on Markham Street.

LATE SEATING
Permission for late seating is determined by each performance. In most cases, it is permitted, however you may be held in the lobby until an appropriate entrance time.

RE-ENTRY
For most performances, you are permitted to leave and return to The Robinson Performance Hall. Before exiting please check with a ticket taker or usher.

TICKETS FOR CHILDREN
For shows requiring tickets, all persons regardless of age must have a ticket to enter unless a special promotion provides for free entry.

INCLEMENT WEATHER
Generally, the performances in the Robinson Performance Hall will go on as scheduled regardless of inclement weather, and no refunds will be issued.  However, in the unlikely event the promoter cancels a performance refunds will be issued by the promoter.

ROBINSON CONFERENCE CENTER
Located on the North side of the building, the Grand Ballroom and adjoining meeting rooms offer magnificent views of the Arkansas River.  With seamless connectivity to the DoubleTree Hotel’s meeting space, the center offers flexibility for convention activities, meetings, and banquets.