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PRESS RELEASES

Media contact:
John Mayner
Vice President Marketing & Communications
Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau
501 370 3224 direct
jmayner@littlerock.com

(03/07/2017) Arkansas native, Phantom’s technical chief in NYC, looks back

(03/06/2017) Your Guide To All the Upcoming shows at Robinson Center

(02/09/2017) Florence Price, groundbreaking composer

(11/2/2016) Talk Business & Politics Interview with Gretchen Hall

(10/28/2016)  Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Readies for Robinson Grand Return

(10/26/2016) ELF The Musical Goes on Sale Friday, October 28th!

(9/26/2016) THE WAIT IS OVER – PRIDE ROCK COMES TO LITTLE ROCK

(9/12/2016) Robinson Center Second Act less than 60 days from grand re-opening Nov. 10

(8/31/2016) City of Little Rock Welcomes Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant

(8/01/2016) Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Ready for Its Return to Robinson

(8/01/2016) Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Opus Ball to Kick Off Robinson Center’s Reopening

(3/23/2016) Little Rock CVB announces event bookings for new Robinson Conference Center; outdoor terrace added back to project

(1/14/2016) Robinson Center Crane comes down

(09/14/2015) ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ to premiere in Arkansas at Robinson Center

(07/01/2015) Little Rock officials ‘top out’ conference center

(01/14/2015) New York firm purchases Little Rock hotel lease; DoubleTree to undergo multi-million renovation

(7/1/14) Robinson Center starts ‘Second Act’

(12/11/13) Renovations set for Arkansas’s premier performing arts facility

(3/29/13) Little Rock A & P commission announces general contractor, construction management for Robinson Center renovation

(1/8/13) Little Rock A & P commission announces architect for Robinson Center renovation

(10/11/12) LRCVB announces RFQ to renovate Robinson Center and music hall

(6/6/12) LRCVB explores renovation plans for Robinson Center

 

IN THE NEWS

MauMag.com: Let the Second Act Begin

LittleRockSoiree.com: Downtown DoubleTree Hotel Getting New Restaurant

ArkansasBusiness.com: DoubleTree Hotel Renovations Include New Restaurant, Rooms Overhaul
VenuesToday.com: ROBINSON CENTER COMPLETES $70.5 MILLION REDO

ArkansasOnline.com: Orchestra to give free show at renovated Robinson Center as thanks for 50 years in Little Rock

ArkansasOnline.com: Board: Miss Arkansas pageant moving to Little Rock after 58 years in Hot Springs

ArkansasMatters.com: Good News Matters: Robinson Auditorium Nearing Completion, Planned to Open November 10

ArkansasOnline.com: ‘Lion King’ musical coming to Little Rock’s Robinson Center

GardenAndGun.com: The Southern Agenda: October/November 2016

ArkansasMatters.com: Good News Matters: Robinson Auditorium Nearing Completion, Planned to Open November 10

ArkansasOnline.com: Three tenants to move shows back downtown

ArkansasOnline.com: Robinson Center on track for fall debut

RockCityLife.com: Last Look Inside the Robinson Center Renovation

Arkansas Business: Slideshow: Robinson Center’s Renovation Poised for October Completion

Little Rock Soiree: Robinson Center Renovation Adding Huge Terrace

Talk Business & Politics: New Robinson Conference Center booking events, outdoor terrace added back to project

Leisure & Hospitality:  Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau

Arkansas Business: Robinson Center Construction Progresses, Will Be Done Nov. 2016

Arkansas Online: PHOTOS: Renovated Robinson Center to debut with Arkansas Symphony event

Little Rock Soiree: Gretchen Hall Prepares Robinson Performing Arts Center for Its Second Act

Arkansas Business: Officials: Robinson Renovations Will Bring Bigger Shows Like ‘Phantom’ in 2017

Little Rock Culture Vulture: Cornice Placed on Robinson Auditorium

Arkansas Business: Inside Robinson Center’s $68 Million Renovation Project

Little Rock Culture Vulture: Elvis plays first shows at Robinson Auditorium

Little Rock Culture Vulture: FDR in Little Rock

Little Rock Culture Vulture: ‘Hair’ flows at Robinson Auditorium

Little Rock Culture Vulture: Robinson Center Recap, January 2015

Arkansas Business: Robinson Center renovation nears six month mark

Little Rock Soiree: Photos: Update on Robinson Center Renovation

Arkansas Business: Stakes are High in $68M Renovation of Robinson Center

NWAOnline.com: Curtain Closes On Old Look At LR Music Hall

Arkansas Matters: Curtain Closes Temporarily For Robinson Center Music Hall

KUAR Public Radio: Ceremony To Begin Renovations To Little Rock’s Robinson Center Music Hall

Arkansas Business: Robinson Center closes for $68M renovations

Arkansas Online: Beebe, Stodola mark start of Robinson Center renovations

 

KUAR RADIO COVERAGE

 

SEP 26, 2016

Broadway’s The Lion King Coming To Little Rock’s Newly Renovated Robinson Auditorium

NOV 12, 2015

With A Year Left In Robinson Renovation, Plans Announced For ASO Ball

SEP 14, 2015

Renovated Robinson Auditorium To Host Phantom Of The Opera

JUL 18, 2016

Philip Mann Talks About The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-2017 Season

JUL 1, 2015

Topping Out Ceremony For Renovation Of LR’s Robinson Auditorium

JUN 12, 2015

Highway 10 Lane Closures For Robinson Renovation

JUN 1, 2015

Improving Acoustics A Key Goal With Robinson Auditorium Renovation

MAY 31, 2015

$70 Million Renovation Of Robinson Auditorium Nearing Halfway Point

JUL 1, 2014

Ceremony To Begin Renovations To Little Rock’s Robinson Center Music Hall

JUN 3, 2014

Work To Begin Soon On $68 Million Renovation Of Robinson Auditorium

DEC 10, 2013

Little Rock Voters Back Robinson Makeover By Big Margin

DEC 3, 2013

Early Voting Begins On Proposal To Renovate Robinson Auditorium

OCT 29, 2013

Little Rock Leaders Launch Campaign To Fund Robinson Renovation Project 

OCT 2, 2013

Robinson Expansion Passes Major Hurdle

OCT 1, 2013

Little Rock Board To Decide On Referring Robinson Center Renovations To Voters

SEP 24, 2013

Little Rock Considers Renovation Plan For Performance Hall

JAN 9, 2012

Robinson Center Plans Move Forward