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The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy. This includes fostering the development of Chicago’s non-profit arts sector, independent working artists and for-profit arts businesses; providing a framework to guide the City’s future cultural and economic growth, via the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; marketing the City’s cultural assets to a worldwide audience; and presenting high-quality, free and affordable cultural programs for residents and visitors.

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Feb 26, 2015 Rediscover “The People’s Palace” at Spring Open House, March 6
Feb 12, 2015 Lake FX Summit + Expo will convene top Creative Industry Leaders and Artistic Innovators
Feb 9, 2015 Akvavit Theatre’s U.S. Premiere of Blue Planet to be presented at the Storefront Theater February 13-March 15
Feb 5, 2015 Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events Announces its Theater and Dance Schedule for Spring and Summer 2015
Feb 4, 2015 Chicago Gospel Music Festival Preview “New Artist Showcases” will Spotlight Up-and-Coming Chicago Talent
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