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UPCOMING EVENTS

Shows at The Robin are all-ages unless otherwise noted.

  • Apr 18, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    A showcase of new music, poetry and comedy featuring Jahshua Smith and friends! Generously supported and co-produced by The Capital City Film Festival.
  • Apr 23, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    An evening to celebrate the Lansing Poet Laureate program (est. 2017); Masaki Takahashi, 2022-2024 Lansing Poet Laureate; and the incoming Lansing Poet Laureate. 7:30 p.m. / Doors 7:00 p.m. Seating is limited; registration required. More info below!
  • Apr 24, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Two phenomenal trios, bringing stellar examples of American and Swedish string music traditions, one one bill! Both bands are making waves in folk/trad music communities, and we're thrilled to have the chance to host them. Don't miss this one! More info at the link. 8PM show.
  • Apr 25, 2024, 7:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Contemporary chamber music from Michigan composers, performed by the world-class musicians of Lansing Symphony Orchestra, in a warm and casual atmosphere! BYOB from Sleepwalker. 7PM doors, 7:30 show. Tickets sold by LSO, tickets and more information at the link!
  • Apr 27, 2024, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Lansing, Lansing, MI, USA
    Indie Bookstore Day comes to Lansing! More info at the link! *registration not required, totes and buttons available while supplies last*
  • Apr 30, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Doors at 7PM, show at 7:30. 21 spots available for reading, first come first serve. Lots more space to attend and hang out. A welcoming room to share poetry of all kinds, on stage and as audience. Click link for details and contact info for organizer. Optional Theme: Love/Anti-Love Poems.
  • May 02, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    8PM show, 7:30 doors. Welcome home! Alex Teller is a Folk singer & songwriter from Michigan sharing sounds of Classic Country, Traditional Folk, Blues, Roots-Rock & Bluegrass. More info at the link!
  • May 05, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Pure Winds is an award-winning woodwind quintet based in Lansing, Michigan that promotes outside-of-the-concert-hall musical experiences. The group engages audiences of all ages through residencies, masterclasses, and performances. More info at the link!
  • May 15, 2024, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Two screenings! 6:30 and 8PM. Click link for more info.
  • May 18, 2024, 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Come celebrate the dark and mysterious at The Robin Theatre for the 2nd Annual Film FestEvil! Join us for a day of eerie films, vendors of the spooky variety, music and a special guest appearance by Dacre Stoker! Click the link, which will redirect you to Eventbrite for registration & info!
  • May 19, 2024, 3:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    A solo show from one of the mitten's most beloved singer/songwriters! Seating is limited for this Sunday matinee, so be sure to get your tickets before they're gone! Tickets and more info at the link!
  • May 23, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    8PM show, 7:30 doors, All Ages, $20 adv. ($25 at the door). The spectacular Roochie Toochie and the Ragtime Shepherd Kings bring fancy fiddling, dueling hawaiian guitars, ukelele wizardry, flashy lap-steel guitar, a menagerie of toy instruments, vocal harmonies and so much more. Info at the link!
  • May 30, 2024, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Master uilleann piper and flute player, Seán Gavin, is one of the most highly regarded Irish musicians of his generation. Michael Gavin is a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist, and member of Blackthorn. Some of the greatest Irish music players in the country! More info and tickets at the link!
  • Jun 05, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Matthew Carlson embarks on a national tour, and this showcase of local talent will help us send him off! Carlson is known for spirited indie rock melodies and poignant lyrics. Deer & Elk and Teutonosaur share the bill. More info at the link!
  • Jun 06, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
  • Jun 26, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    A beloved part of Michigan's folk-music diaspora, Rachael Davis will perform solo on June 26 and 27 at The Robin! Now based in Nashville, Davis is known for her expressive voice and her knack for uniting the often disparate worlds of folk, blues, country, and pop. More info below!
  • Jun 27, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    A beloved part of Michigan's folk-music diaspora, Rachael Davis will perform solo on June 26 and 27 at The Robin! Now based in Nashville, Davis is known for her expressive voice and her knack for uniting the often disparate worlds of folk, blues, country, and pop. More info below!
  • Jun 29, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves create a sound that is adventurous, masterful, and original, as they expand on the eccentricities of old songs, while never losing sight of what makes them endure. Produced w/ Earful of Fiddle. 8PM show, info at the link!

PAST EVENTS

  • Apr 13, 2024, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Immerse yourself in a captivating 60-minute panel discussion that brings together the brilliant minds of Michigan-based composers, artists, and music supervisors. More info / RSVP at the link!
  • Apr 13, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    This free workshop is for filmmakers of all experience levels. Participants are encouraged to come with a story idea and character they want to further develop into a feature or short film. A Capital City Film Fest event. More info and RSVP at the link!
  • Apr 06, 2024, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Free, experimental electronica showcase and community gathering, during bookstore hours at The Robin. 12-1:30ish. Limited seating available. Feat. Stephanie E. Vasko, Daniel J. Hogan, Lorelei d'Andriole, Tokage Ozu. Info at the link. . RSVP to stay informed about future events!
  • Apr 04, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Excellent, Toronto-based old-time & bluegrass. Some of the very best players in folk music, folks- don't miss this show! More info and tickets at the link. 8PM, 7:30 doors.
  • Mar 30, 2024, 12:00 PM – 3:05 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    *This event has been postponed due to illness, please check back for new date* Join Grey of Grey’s Tarot - your Lansing local (and anywhere virtual) tarot counselor, tea concocter, and witchy healer - for a day of healing tea and tarot readings! Appointments and walk-ins welcome!
  • Mar 28, 2024, 7:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Contemporary chamber music from Michigan composers, performed by the world-class musicians of Lansing Symphony Orchestra, in a warm and casual atmosphere! BYOB from Sleepwalker. 7PM doors, 7:30 show. Tickets sold by LSO, tickets and more information at the link!
  • Mar 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Doors at 7PM, show at 7:30. 21 spots available for reading, first come first serve. Lots more space to attend and hang out. A welcoming room to share poetry of all kinds, on stage and as audience. Click link for details and contact info for organizer.
  • Mar 21, 2024, 8:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Comedy night! Mike Geeter hosts, with Robert Jenkins and Tonya Murray co-headlining! Another excellent night of comedy at The Robin, with SamRose Entertainment! Doors at 7:30, show at 8PM. Info and ticket at the link!
  • Mar 20, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    *SOLD OUT* What happens when the finest Klezmer fiddler of his generation teams up with a marvelous, Michigan multi-instrumentalist (and Robin Theatre favorite)? Come find out! Click to be redirected to the Ten Pound Fiddle website, where you can view video and purchase tickets!
  • Mar 14, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:20 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    An inspired co-bill, featuring two beloved, Michigan-based experimental folk musicians! Anne Erlewine (Ann Arbor) and Monte Pride (Lansing) bring thoughtfully crafted tunes to The Robin on 3/14 at 7:30PM. More info at the link!
  • Mar 13, 2024, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    *EVENT POSTPONED* . Matthew Carlson ('What Am I Making?') moderates this screening and discussion of the film & book, "My Life as a Dog" (1985). This Swedish film was a surprise hit with American audiences, winning nomination for an Academy Award.
  • Mar 09, 2024, 7:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Tim O'Shea, the Killarney-based folk musician, returns to The Robin! Featuring the talented Chicago multi-instrumentalist, Joe Nielsen! 7PM doors, 7:30 show, BYOB from Sleepwalker! More info and tickets at the link!
  • Mar 09, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Free to attend. 1-4PM Light refreshments & words from the artist when a critical mass has gathered. Exhibition will be on display from 2/17 - 4/17 . Now living on Wabanaki lands in Lewiston, Maine, Mey Hasbrook presents her first solo exhibition since the pandemic. More info at the link!
  • Mar 07, 2024, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Co-produced with the Ten Pound Fiddle! Robbins is an old-soul singer-songwriter. Great lyrics, fingerpicked guitar, and beautiful singing. Austin Kaufmann (Dangling Participles) opens up the show! More info and tickets at the link!
  • Feb 24, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:40 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Free, experimental electronica showcase and community gathering, during bookstore hours at The Robin. 12-1:30ish. Limited seating available. Feat. Stephanie E. Vasko, AJ Glaub, Nòtt, and Matt Borghi. Info at the link. . RSVP to stay informed about future events!
  • Feb 22, 2024, 7:30 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Contemporary chamber music from Michigan composers, performed by the world-class musicians of Lansing Symphony Orchestra, in a warm and casual atmosphere! BYOB from Sleepwalker. 7PM doors, 7:30 show. Tickets sold by LSO, tickets and more information at the link!
  • Feb 20, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    Doors at 7PM, show at 7:30. 21 spots available, first come first serve. A welcoming room to share poetry of all kinds, on stage and as audience. This event is in partnership with The Firecracker Foundation. Click link for details and contact info for organizer.
  • Feb 17, 2024, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Lansing, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
    We're thrilled to host three film screenings during the third edition of the MSU Latinx Film Festival! All are free to attend, with limited first-come, first-serve seating. Doors open 30 minutes before showtimes. . 'Miguelito, a Song to Puerto Rico' - 5PM screening. More info at the link!
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