Arts & Culture in Chicago

PBS NewsHour profiled the Albany Park Theater Project, which helps students in the diverse Chicago neighborhood research, write, and perform plays about topics like race and poverty. The Theater Project is supported by the MacArthur Fund for Arts & Culture at the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation

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Grant Park Music Festival

Conductor and MacArthur Fellow Marin Alsop’s week-long residency explores the topics of immigration and assimilation, and features a program that includes jazz violinist Regina Carter,composer Osvaldo Golijov, and cellist Alisa Weilerstein, all MacArthur Fellows. Read More