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September 2021

The Music of Doris Day: A Concert by Laura Freeman

September 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DANK Haus German American Cultural Center, 4740 N. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625 United States
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Donations Accepted

Join us on Thursday, September 2nd at 7:00pm for this Sentimental Journey through the music of Doris Day!  Doris Day passed away in 2019 at the age of 97. To celebrate her amazing life, Chicago cabaret favorite, Laura Freeman will host a celebration of her music. A regular performer at such Chicago sights as; The Auditorium Theatre, The Park West, Davenports Piano Bar, Freedom Hall and the Chicago Cultural Center, Miss Freeman…”becomes the character reflected in the song. It shines in her…

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October 2021

Screening of “WUHAN WUHAN”

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Free

The Chinese American Museum of Chicago (CAMOC) and Asian Pop-Up Cinema are excited to host this in-person screening of WUHAN WUHAN, a film by director Yung Chang, on the fourth floor of the Museum. This screening is sponsored in part by the Consulate General of Canada. Admission is FREE. Space is limited. RSVP is required. RSVP here. Synopsis: WUHAN WUHAN is an observational documentary unfolding during February and March 2020 at the height of the pandemic in Wuhan city, where…

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November 2021

Hollywood Chinese: Documentary Screening and Webinar Discussion

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Free

"Hollywood Chinese" is a captivating revelation on a little-known chapter of cinema: the Chinese in American feature films. From the first Chinese American film produced in 1917, to Ang Lee’s triumphant Brokeback Mountain nine decades later, Hollywood Chinese brings together a fascinating portrait of actors, directors, writers, and iconic images to show how the Chinese have been imagined in movies, and how filmmakers have and continue to navigate an industry that was often ignorant about race, but at times paradoxically…

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K-experience, Netflix’s ‘Squid Game’

November 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Korean Cultural Center of Chicago, 9930 Capitol Dr
Wheeling, IL United States
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$10

In the midst of the hugely popular Netflix’s Korean drama, Squid Game, Korean Cultural Center of Chicago will host an interactive event where participants will have the opportunity to play the games from the show for fun prizes. Event will take place at the KCCoC in Wheeling on November 6, 2021.

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December 2021

Double Feature Screening & Panel Discussion

December 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Free

The Chinese American Museum of Chicago (CAMOC) is excited to present a FREE double feature screening of Race: The Al Young Story and No Ordinary Joe: The Allen Joe Story. The documentaries spotlight the incredible personal journeys of two courageous Chinese Americans. Race: The Al Young Story (2017) features Al Young, who overcame a learning disability and Asian American stereotypes, to become the first Asian American world champion drag racer. No Ordinary Joe: The Allen Joe Story (2018) features Allen…

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