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‘Jiro Dreams of Sushi’, Mike Birbiglia and CAC

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

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‘Jiro Dreams of Sushi’, Mike Birbiglia and CAC Dee Perry samples the new documentary film 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi' with filmmaker David Gelb. Plus, from 'This American Life', Mike Birbiglia joins Dan Polletta to preview his new show coming to Playhouse Square - 'My Girlfriend's Boyfriend.' And Karen Gahl-Mills drops by to share an update on Cuyahoga Arts and Culture.

Additional Information

‘Jiro Dreams of Sushi’ opens at The Capitol Theater this Friday, April 27.

Mike Birbiglia performs ”My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend” at PlayhouseSquare Sunday April 29.

Cuyahoga Arts and Culture Report to the Community was published earlier this month.


Arts and Culture, Ballet, Dance, Motion Pictures (Film, Video), Music, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Theatre, Economy, Regional Economy/Business - News


David Gelb, filmmaker

Mike Birbiglia, comedian

Karen Gahl-Mills, Cuyahoga Arts and Culture

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Special Thanks

Special thanks to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College for the use of their Steinway Piano.

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Production of arts and culture programming on ideastream is made possible by grants from:


By residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

The Cleveland Foundation; The Dominion Foundation; Eaton; The George Gund Foundation; The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation; The Kulas Foundation; The John P. Murphy Foundation; Stroud Family Exempt Trust; The Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation; and The Nord Family Foundation.


The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this program with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.

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Dee Perry image courtesy Chris Stephens, The Plain Dealer