Fantastic Mr. Fox
Saturday, March 28, 2p.m. $5
An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.
Thursday, April 9, 7p.m. $5
An insomniac office worker looking for a way to change his life crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker and they form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more…
Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Friday, April 10, 7p.m. $5
A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building.
Saturday, April 11, 2p.m. $5
A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.
Some Like It Hot
Friday, May 1, 7p.m. $5
When two musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all female band disguised as women, but further complications set in.
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Thursday, May 28, 7p.m. $5
A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the principal thinks of that.
(Amy Garland, Bonnie Montgomery, Mandy McBryde)
Friday, May 29, 7 p.m., $10 General Admission
Amy Garland, Bonnie Montgomery, and Mandy McBryde have recently formed the Wildflowers, performing music with folk, country, rock, and blues influences. This concert will feature a brief solo set by each artist, followed up with a full set to be performed by the trio with a backing band.
The Ron Robinson Theater, the newest performance space in the River Market district, is a 315-seat multi-purpose event venue. Part of the Central Arkansas Library System’s (CALS) Main Library campus, it is designed to provide programs for all ages including films, music performances, plays, readings, lectures, speakers, and children’s activities. The theater is equipped with a state-of-the-art DCI-compliant Barco digital cinema projection system and 32' wide retractable screen; and, a versatile sound system capable of Dolby 7.1 surround audio for movies, with a CL3 digital mixing console with ample inputs for traditional music concerts.
Other organizations using the theater space include the Clinton School for Public Service and the Little Rock Film Festival. As with other CALS meeting space, the theater may be used by the public, based on availability.
Little Rock voters approved a bond issue in 2012 that provided funding for the Arcade Building. Through a public-private partnership between CALS, Clinton-Commerce LLC (which includes Moses Tucker Real Estate), Monroe Cache, retail stores, offices, and a restaurant are housed in the Arcade Building, a three-story, 60,000 square foot structure.
Designed by award-winning architects, the space is one of the most modern performing spaces in the region. It contains the newest and highly advanced digital cinema and sound equipment. The Ron Robinson Theater provides a sophisticated, yet comfortable setting for corporate events, luncheons, presentations, screenings, and private receptions. There are two lobby areas that can be used for private receptions or parties.
A concession area offers a range of customary movie theater concessions as well as items that are unique to the Ron Robinson Theater.
Customary movie theater concessions may be available at private events, and patrons may also use any licensed caterer for the event’s food and beverage needs.
Handicap seating and ramps are located throughout the theater. The Ron Robinson Theater is fully ADA accessible. Listening devices for the hearing impaired are available upon request from the box office.
Please contact Trey Woodruff, 320-5709, for facility scheduling.
To download a copy of the "Terms of Rental" agreement form, click here »
The Ron Robinson Theater Specifications
- 315 stadium style seating
- Spacious green room for talent
- Lobby features HD plasma screens and audio playback
- DCI-compliant Barco DP2K-15Cx projector package with integrated Doremi IMS-1000 cinema media server
- Barco ACS-2048 Alternate Content Switcher for additional computer and video inputs (VGA, DVI, HDMI, HD component)
- Dolby CP750 Cinema Sound Processor with both 5.1 and 7.1 surround capabilities
- 32’ wide Da-Lite Large Arena Electrol retractable projection screen, borderless Matte White front surface
- EV speakers: EVA2082 Left, Center, Right main arrays; EV 218 Subs; EVID 6.2 surrounds; four EV Zx1 stage monitors; Powersoft amplifiers
- Yamaha CL3 Digital Audio Mixing Console, RIO3324 stage remote input/output box, Stage Mix control via iPad
- Full live audio engineering is available
- ETC 2496 Smart Fade lighting console, 12 ETC Source4 LED lighting fixtures, DMX to stage for additional fixtures
- 6 + MBPS symmetrical internet connection for live streaming
Celebrate with the Ron Robinson Theater!
Celebration of a milestone, business meetings, and other social gatherings can be even better at the theater. The Ron Robinson Theater offers private rental packages for public showings and private screenings.
Ultimate rocker seats and pristine digital projectors and sound create a wonderful atmosphere for:
- Client Appreciation
- Employee Appreciation
- Team Building Events
- Church Gatherings
- Sales Presentations
- After Prom/Graduation
For team-building, training or client communications, nothing reinforces the message like a comfortable, professionally designed auditorium environment. The theater’s state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems and comfortable stadium seating will command attention and dramatically enhance the power of any company event. Complete this form for pricing and availability.
- Product Launches
- WebEx Meetings
- Sales Presentations
- Shareholder Meetings
- Committee Meetings
- Board Meetings
In Kind Donation Program
Through the In-Kind Donation Program, CALS will provide the Ron Robinson Theater space at a discounted rate or at no charge for three different non-profit groups’ use for one event each. The program's main goal is to acknowledge volunteers and encourage donations to 501 (c) (3) charitable organizations in Pulaski or Perry County that benefit the community. Requests for use of the space may be submitted once each calendar year per organization or school. Proof of 501 (c) (3) certification must be included with the application.
For-profit sector requests including organizational meetings, holiday parties, employee incentives, customer rewards, or third party donations are not qualified for the donation program.