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Web series “Our Cultural Center” debuts online to address funding in the arts


“Our Cultural Center” is not the only Chicago-based web series. Here is a look at a few others:

— “Funemployed,” In its third season, this show offers a comic glimpse into the lives of a group of twentysomethings trying to find jobs after college and figure out what it means to be adults.

—“Making New Friends,” Created by Patrick O’Rourke and Zack Mast, this web series evolved from a weekly podcast of improv comedy sketches based on ideas submitted via Facebook and Twitter.

—“My Block, My Hood, My City,” Chicago Ideas Week award winner Jahmal Cole is embarking on this project, which will feature interviews with residents, business owners and community leaders in Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods.

Updated: October 23, 2013 5:42PM

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