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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 and entertainment stories as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

Chicago Filmmaker Continues Exploration of Relationships In New Movie

Chicago Filmmaker Continues Exploration of Relationships In New Movie

WDCB's Gary Zidek sits down with filmmaker Michael Glover Smith and actor Najarra Townsend to talk about MERCURY IN RETROGRADE.

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Michael Glover Smith and Najarra Townsend

Michael Glover Smith and Najarra Townsend

"Michael is so good at writing dialogue and I was instantly attracted to the script. I wanted to be part of the film. I wanted to collaborate with 5 other actors" - Najarra Townsend

Image from MERCURY IN RETROGRADE, Townsend and Shane Simmons

Image from MERCURY IN RETROGRADE, Townsend and Shane Simmons

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MERCURY IN RETROGRADE will be screened at the Siskel Film Center this month. Director Q-and-A's will take place after the screenings. Get all the details here

Also check out Michael's film blog White City Cinema

Chicago a cappella Highlights Songs of Love

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Theatre Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG

Theatre Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG