Sexual Misconduct

Following sexual harassment allegations, Iron Crow Theatre pledges more supportive, structured response

Following sexual harassment allegations, Iron Crow Theatre pledges more supportive, structured response

In the wake of charges of sexual harassment against Iron Crow Theatre’s artistic director that it continues to say were unfounded, theater officials are pledging more openness and a more structured response to workplace-related complaints.

The steps, outlined in a press release issued Aug. 3, include creating a first-ever handbook for the theater company’s volunteer staff, as well as establishing “new policies and procedures on discrimination and harassment, reporting and resolving concerns, and the use of social media.”

The company has contracted with Hollaback! Baltimore, whose founder, Shawna Potter, will...

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