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Tussle Between Actors' Equity Association and Confidential Musical Theatre Project Highlights the Grey Areas in Los Angeles Theater

I’m always hesitant to wade fully into stories like this one. Mostly, because nobody’s paying me to do so and it takes a tremendous amount of time and energy to do it properly, time and energy I could be spending on making money, or art, but I’m also reluctant because many of the people I’m writing about, I actually know, they are colleagues, acquaintances, sometimes even friends. Additionally, I am on the record as having a very public bias against the way my own union, Actors...
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Plaintiffs in Actors vs. Actors Equity Association respond to AEA statement

Dear Equity Member and Los Angeles Theatre Community –By now you have seen Equity’s Press Release and letter to their members attacking actors for their efforts to preserve intimate theatre in Los Angeles. Equity’s letter is malicious and false.The Plaintiffs filed this suit on behalf of the entire Los Angeles Theatre Community after Equity ignored a referendum in which the Equity members of this community defeated Equity’s proposed changes by one of the widest margins in Equity’s votin...