The National Council of Actors' Equity has overruled a two-to one vote by its own union members here in Los Angeles. Most theaters with less than 100 seats will have to pay $9 an hour—even if the actors themselves want to volunteer. Will ending a long-standing local tradition mean fewer productions?
Also, the Ottoman Empire's systematic elimination of Armenians happened 100 years ago. But the genocide is a present reality for hundreds of thousands in Southern California.
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