gzintrview1.jpg

Hi.

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.

2019 Will Be The Year of Chicago Theatre

2019 Will Be The Year of Chicago Theatre

Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events has designated 2019 the Year of Chicago Theatre. WDCB's Gary Zidek has more.

LISTEN HERE

Civic, arts and theater leaders from Chicago gathered at Steppenwolf Theatre last week for an event that revealed 2019 will be the Year of Chicago Theatre.

 Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talking about Chicago’s theatre community

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talking about Chicago’s theatre community

The Year of Chicago Theatre is the latest designation from Chicago’s DCASE. Last year was the Year of Public Art and this year is the Year of Creative Youth. Next,year, the city will celebrate the prominence of Chicago’s expansive and innovative theatre community.

 Chicago-area native and Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon spoke about his passion for Chicago theatre.

Chicago-area native and Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon spoke about his passion for Chicago theatre.

For more information about the Year of Chicago Theatre click here.

A Remarkable Collection of Artists Collaborate On Hubbard Street Dance World Premiere

A Remarkable Collection of Artists Collaborate On Hubbard Street Dance World Premiere

Film Review: Life Itself

Film Review: Life Itself