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Top 5 Shows Coming to Robinson Center

by Lydia McAllister 11/18/2016 12:00 am

As we celebrate the return of The Robinson Center, we round up the top five shows not to miss in the coming months.

Update: Robinson Center Re-Opens After $68.6M Renovations

by Sarah Campbell 11/10/2016 10:57 am

The Robinson Center’s 28-month, $68.6 million renovation and expansion has concluded with a grand re-opening ceremony ahead of this weekend's first official event, the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s Opus Ball.

Your Exclusive Sneak Peek at the New and Improved Robinson Center

by Lydia McAllister 11/10/2016 8:00 am

The Soirée team had the privilege of going behind the scenes at the Robinson to give those of you who couldn't make it to Thursday's grand opening a sneak peek.

DoubleTree Hotel Renovations Include New Restaurant, Rooms Overhaul

by Alexis Crowe 10/18/2016 10:26 am

In the shadow of the $70 million Robinson Center renovation, the DoubleTree Little Rock is undergoing its own transformation.

31 Cool Things To Do in Metro Little Rock

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:26 am

An eclectic guide to the best activities and attractions in and around Metro Little Rock.

From Morning Coffee to Lights Out: A Day in the Life of Jim Cargill

by Soirée Staff 5/25/2016 12:00 pm

Jim Cargill is president and sales manager of Arvest Bank in central Arkansas. He serves on the boards of Our House, the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, the Little Rock Regional Chamber and the UALR Foundation, to name a few.

Top 5 Reasons to Get Excited for the Designer House Cinco de Mayo Bash

by Soirée Staff 5/2/2016 8:38 am

There’s a fiesta to be had, y'all. Here's what to look forward to at this young professionals party. Spoiler alert: This list includes margaritas.

AMR Construction Wins Main Street Arbitration Case

by George Waldon 4/11/2016 12:00 am

The general contractor on Little Rock’s troubled Main Street Lofts project has been awarded $896,756 in its arbitration case.

School Crossings: Former New England Patriot Visits Alma Mater Hall High

by Little Rock Family Staff 2/29/2016 1:24 pm

Hall High graduate and former member of the New England Patriots, Chris Akins, gave a presentation on work ethic, staying away from drugs and gangs, and the importance of education in his life.

ASO's Broadway Rocks! Hits Valentine’s Day Weekend

by Soirée Staff 1/28/2016 8:00 am

You know that secret (or not-so-secret) playlist of show tunes you have stored away for a rainy day? Now you can experience it live, thanks to the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra. Read on for details.

Ghidotti Communications Ends ERI Partnership, Moves to Regions Center

by Mark Carter 1/5/2016 11:00 am

Ghidotti Communications of Little Rock has ended its strategic partnership with advertising agency Eric Rob & Isaac and opened new offices on the 29th floor of the Regions Bank Center, Natalie Ghidotti said Tuesday.

Opus XXXI

by Staff 12/25/2015 12:00 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s signature annual event, Opus XXXI The Symphony Grand Ball was presented by the Capital Hotel, Glazer’s, Jan and Dr. Randal Hundley, Simmons Bank, Sissy’s Log Cabin and Little Rock Soirée magazine. Jan and Dr. Randal Hundley served as event co-chairs. Held at the Capital Hotel, the evening kicked off with a reception of passed hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and wines, followed by a spirited live auction emceed by Craig O’Neill. Guests then enjoyed a first course of smoked salmon tartare with cucumber pickle; an entree of braised short ribs with Brussels sprouts, king trumpets and red wine sauce; and a dessert of hazelnut biscuit with chocolate hazelnut cream and tonka bean chantilly. Glazer’s provided Meiomi chardonnay and pinot noir. After dinner, the ASO Big Band provided entertainment while guests danced the night away.

Orchestrating the Future

by Staff 12/25/2015 12:00 am

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra hosted a party at the home of Sherry Worthen to celebrate the announcement of their “Orchestrating the Future: Symphony for Generations” campaign to ensure the legacy of the Orchestra for the next 50 years.

ASO Showcases Holiday Favorites This Weekend

by Sandra McGrew 12/14/2015 7:15 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra is bringing joy and merriment to the masses during its Holiday Pops event this weekend.

Opus XXXI Patrons Party

by Staff 12/1/2015 12:00 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra hosted a party for patrons of its annual Opus Ball at the Arkansas Governor’s Mansion. Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, drinks and a special performance.

Ring in the Holidays with 'The Nutcracker'

by Sandra McGrew 11/30/2015 8:00 am

Ballet Arkansas and the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra are teaming up to bring you the magic of the annual holiday ballet.

Robinson Center Construction Progresses, Will Be Done Nov. 2016

by Alexis Crowe 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.

Opus Ball Gets New Digs

by Alexis Crowe 11/13/2015 8:15 am

It's official. Starting next year, the Arkansas Symphony's annual gala gets a new home. Clink!

ASO Hosts Turkey Drive for the Holidays

by Sandra McGrew 11/5/2015 5:46 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra is partnering up with the Arkansas Foodbank to host a Turkey Drive for the Holidays during its "Beethoven and Blue Jeans" concerts this weekend.

SHARP Launch Party

by Staff 11/1/2015 12:00 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra hosted a launch/recruitment party for its new young professionals group, SHARP, at the House of Art in Argenta. The group, for professionals age 21 and up, provides networking, enlightening programs and more, while helping ASO maintain audience growth.