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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

St. Lucia Day Brings Light to December 13th

St. Lucia Day Brings Light to December 13th

WDCB's Gary Zidek goes behind the scenes of Chicago's St. Lucia celebration

 Swedish American Museum executive director Karin Moen Abercrombie places the St. Lucia crown on this year's Chicago Lucia, Jennifer Pearson.

Swedish American Museum executive director Karin Moen Abercrombie places the St. Lucia crown on this year's Chicago Lucia, Jennifer Pearson.

 Last year's Chicago Lucia, Annalise Ursula Wolfe

Last year's Chicago Lucia, Annalise Ursula Wolfe

 Karin Moen Abercrombie, executive director of Swedish American Museum

Karin Moen Abercrombie, executive director of Swedish American Museum

 Traditional St. Lucia gowns sold at the Swedish American Museum gift shop

Traditional St. Lucia gowns sold at the Swedish American Museum gift shop

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You can learn more about St. Lucia and Swedish culture at the Swedish American Museum, located at 5211 N. Clark Street.

Looking Back at Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's Jazzed Up Nutcracker Suite

Looking Back at Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's Jazzed Up Nutcracker Suite

Tracy Letts' Latest Play Makes Its World Premiere at Steppenwolf

Tracy Letts' Latest Play Makes Its World Premiere at Steppenwolf