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The Arts Section

Sunday, 8 to 9 a.m.

WDCB News<br>The Arts Section  Program Host(s):
Gary Zidek

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The Arts Section is a new magazine show that spotlights creative people, events and ideas. Every week, Assistant News Director Gary Zidek shines a light on arts and culture in the Chicago area. The focus will be on stories within the arts community, with commentary and discussions on literature, music, film, special events, food and more.

Current Episode

April 27th, 2015


Director Michael Glover Smith getting ready to shoot a scene of "Cool Apocalypse"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gary talked to Chicago filmmaker Michael Glover Smith about his debut feature film "Cool Apocalypse."

For more information on the new film, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians continue its yearlong 50th anniversary celebration with a big reunion concert on Sunday, April 26th. Gary talked to former AACM President Douglas Ewart.

 

     AACM member Douglas Ewart

 

For more information on the celebratory events, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Dueling Critics review City Lit Theatre's production of "The Bloodhound Law"

 

For more information on the theatrical production, click here.

 

 

 

 

#Dateme creator and performer Robyn Lynn Norris

 

Gary talked to Robyn Lynn Norris about her stage production #Dateme: An OkCupid Experiment. The show was recently extended to May 10th.

 

TUNE IN EVERY SUNDAY AT 8:00 AM TO LISTEN TO THE ARTS SECTION OF WDCB 90.0fm and WDCB.org

 



Past Episodes

Find previous episodes of The Arts Section here.

The Dueling Critics

The Dueling Critics, Kelly Kleiman and Jonathan Abarbanel, join host Gary Zidek to discuss the best and the worst of Chicago's theater scene.

FilmTalk

Chicago film blogger Ian Simmons joins host Gary Zidek to talk about what’s playing at your local cineplex, arthouse movie theater and video on-demand service. The segment focuses on independent films.

Gary’s Top 3

Gary Zidek, host of The Arts Section, highlights three things that should be on your radar.

The Arts Section Vault

Browse some of the most popular Arts Section features from the past.
 
 
Jazz Night in America