Marin Ireland is heading a pilot mediation program on sexual harassment. (Photo by J. Kempin/Getty Images)
After a multiyear push, actor Marin Ireland and attorney Norman Siegel have launched a pilot mediation program to help resolve sexual harassment issues in the theater community.   The pilot program will offer the option of a certified mediators to members of the theater community who are involved in situations that they feel do not necessarily merit a formal complaint or legal action. The program begins Jan. 16 and will last six months, with the possibility of continuing if it is found to be effective. Unions have grievance processes in place for sexual harassment issues, but they can only be…

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