North Hollywood Arts District: Final curtain call or rebirth?

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Small theater venues like Theater 68 in the North Hollywood Arts District were hit hard by the pandemic shutdown. Many venues remain closed. Photo by Megan Jamerson/KCRW.

The slow return of performing arts is threatening the existence of some small theaters in the North Hollywood Arts District.

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