* The SAG-AFTRA Senior Radio Players in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
and Special Events re-create a pair of classics from the golden age of radio including live sound effects.
Allstate was recognized for its youth empowerment programs, such as They Say Project and Youth Shout Out, as well as its partnerships with Get IN Chicago, WE Day, Facing History and Ourselves, Junior Achievement, Chicago Urban League, YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago, Mikva Challenge, Urban Initiatives, and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
and Special Events, among numerous others.
It was in numerous meetings with Michelle Boone, the current commissioner of the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
and Special Events, as well as with an array of other governmental, neighborhood and cultural organizations, that the central ideas and images of the festival began to take shape.
The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
and the Illinois Arts Council awarded her with art grants.
The event is produced in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
and in conjunction with Caffeine Theatre's production of Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood, which runs at the theatre from August 21 to September 27.
Art-o-mats appear in galleries, grocery stores and coffee shops across the United States, including the Whitney Museum of Ameri-can Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
Weiss, FAPT, Columbia University and ICR, and formerly with WASA; Tim Samuelson, Cultural Historian for Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
, Chicago; Susan Tunick, Friends of Terra Cottta, New York; Lawrence A.
The event was presented by jazz dance legend Gus Giordano and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
Sources: Office of the Illinois Attorney General, Guidestar The League of Chicago Theatres, City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
, City of Chicago Department of Buildings.
The rabbit sculpture sale is a takeoff on Chicago's "Cows on Parade," an outdoor art exhibition that raised $3.4 million in 1999 for the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
Juana Guzman, director and founder of Chicago Neighborhood Tours, Office of Tourism, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
, developed the tour program to showcase the many ethnic neighborhoods for which the city is famous.
CHICAGO--"I want something unifying that will bring everyone in the city together at midnight on New Year's Eve as the new millennium is ushered in," says Lois Weisberg, commissioner of the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
. To this end, Weisberg commissioned choreographer Harrison McEIdowney to create a new dance, called the "Milly." McEldowney, witty and imaginative, came up with a jaunty line dance expressing the tone of the city in clever gestures and steps, set to music by Wade Hubbard.