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Notable Deaths in 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/30/2014 7:13 pm

William H. Bowen, Bob Lamb and Jeff Baskin were among a number of notable business leaders and professionals who died in 2014.

Memorial Service Set Today for Broadway Star Lawrence Hamilton

by Sandra McGrew 4/8/2014 10:15 am

A memorial service for late Broadway star and musician Lawrence Hamilton will be held today at 2 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, located at 1101 N. Mississippi Ave. in Little Rock.

Lawrence Hamilton, Native Arkansan and Broadway Star, Has Died

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/4/2014 11:35 am

Broadway star and musician Lawrence Hamilton died Thursday. He was 59. According to friends and Hamilton's Facebook page, the Foreman (Little River County) native died during heart surgery.

Lawrence Hamilton, Native Arkansan and Broadway Star, Has Died

by Sandra McGrew 4/4/2014 9:22 am

Broadway star and musician Lawrence Hamilton died Thursday at the age of 59.

Sold Out: Dancing Into Dreamland Competition at Friday

by Karen Martin 11/7/2012 5:36 am

Update: Dancing into Dreamland, a benefit for Dreamland Ballroom happening Friday (Nov. 9) at the ballroom, 800 W. Ninth St., Little Rock, is sold out.

Bard Ball Pays Tribute to Shakespeare at Argenta Community Theater Saturday

by Karen Martin 3/6/2012 6:36 am

Bard Ball: The Taming of the Brew, a benefit for Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, will transform Argenta Community Theater into a lantern-lit beer garden celebrating local breweries and culture and paying tribute to the Bard of Avon from 7-11 p.m. Saturday (March 10).

Lawrence Hamilton, Ted Ludwig and Joe Cripps -- Plus Dinner -- at Sunday Evening Jazz, 1620 Restaurant

by Karen Martin 10/14/2011 5:19 am

Sunday Evening Jazz with vocalist Lawrence Hamilton, guitarist Ted Ludwig and bassist Joe Cripps will start at 7 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 16) at 1620 Restaurant, 1620 Market St., Little Rock. Admission, which includes a three-course dinner, is $55.

It's Jazz Night with Lawrence Hamilton at 1620 Restaurant

by Karen Martin 7/17/2011 6:53 am

Cool off with what's sure to be a hot Jazz Night featuring Broadway star Lawrence Hamilton, going on from 6-8:30 p.m. today (July 17) at 1620 Restaurant, 1620 Market St., Little Rock. Tickets are $55 and include a buffet dinner. Reservations are required -- call (501) 221-1620.

Fine Arts Club Presents Lawrence Hamilton at Arkansas Arts Center Monday

by Karen Martin 5/6/2011 5:14 am

The Art of Performance by Broadway performer Lawrence Hamilton will be presented by the Fine Arts Club of Arkansas at 11 a.m. Monday (May 9) at the Arkansas Arts Center. Tickets are $10-$35.

UPDATE: Giving Voice Dedication Moves to Thursday

by Karen Martin 4/25/2011 5:03 am

Free tickets are gone for Tuesday's Giving Voice event -- originally scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday but now moved to 7 p.m. Thursday because of the threat of inclement weather -- a memorial that recognizes the enslaved people who lived on the property where Historic Arkansas Museum is located. But there's still time to buy tickets for the Candlelight Gala.

April's Little Rock Soiree, Starring Spring Fashions, On Newsstands and Online

by Karen Martin 4/4/2011 6:35 am

The April issue of Little Rock Soiree includes 14 pages of beautiful spring fashions plus dozens of events, festivals, features and photos from philanthropic events around town.

Argenta Community Theater Celebrates Grand Opening

by Staff 4/1/2011 12:00 am

Argenta Community Theater (ACT) celebrated its grand opening with an ACT Gala Celebration. Guests dined and enjoyed performances by Lawrence Hamilton, Arkansas Festival Ballet and Ballet Arkansas on Main Street. Special guests included former President Bill Clinton, actress Mary Steenburgen, Governor Mike Beebe and a host of other elected officials.

Reel to Real: Lawrence Hamilton Helps Historic Arkansas Museum

by Amanda Holezeman and Karen Martin 4/1/2011 12:00 am

Lawrence Hamilton — singer, dancer, concert performer, director of cultural affairs at Philander Smith College and member of the Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame — is co-chair (along with fellow Historic Arkansas Museum Foundation board member Vincent Insalaco) of this year’s Candlelight Gala.

Get Tickets For Argenta Community Theater Gala Starring President Clinton

by Karen Martin 2/8/2011 6:46 am

RSVP by Feb. 10 to attend the Opening Act Gala Celebration -- featuring President Bill Clinton -- in honor of the grand opening of Argenta Community Theater at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19. Tickets are $150.

Dancing Into Dreamland Gala Today at Governor's Mansion

by Karen Martin 11/18/2010 6:48 am

Dancing into Dreamland is happening from 6-9 p.m. today (Nov. 18) at the Governor's Mansion. Tickets are $75. An after-party at the Capital Hotel ballroom will be held from 9 p.m.-midnight. Tickets are $40. Proceeds will benefit the music education and cultural outreach programs of the Dreamland Ballroom.

ACAC Presents Dining With the Stars Sept. 23

by Karen Martin 9/21/2010 7:36 am

Arkansas Community Arts Cooperative is providing a sneak peek of its new headquarters at 608 Main St. in downtown Little Rock with Dining with the Stars -- a three-course catered dinner with a working artist at every 10-person table. It's happening at 7 p.m. Sept. 23. Tickets are $75.

Donna Cone Honored by Women and Children First

by Staff 3/1/2010 1:02 am

The 2010 Women & Children First Woman of the Year Gala honored Donna Cone for her charitable heart and accomplishments. Guests sipped on “Donna-tini” Absolut Vodka cocktails and were entertained by Lawrence Hamilton and CRISIS! The event was held at The Peabody Little Rock Grand Ballroom and was presented by Verizon Wireless.

Stephens' Host Ruth Remmel Birthday Bash to Benefit Single Parent Scholarship Fund

by Staff 3/1/2010 12:00 am

A birthday celebration for Ruth Remmel was held at the home of Carol and Witt Stephens. The party was an auction item won by Mary and Jim Wohlleb at a Single Parent Scholarship Fund event. Dinner was prepared by Chef Peter Brave of Brave New Restaurant, and entertainment was provided by Lawrence Hamilton.