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UPDATE: Theatre investigation related to thefts

Original post made on Jan 28, 2008

A burglary last June and thefts at the Palo Alto Children's Theatre are linked to the investigation of "financial crimes" that caused the City of Palo Alto to close the beloved institution late Thursday.
  • Children's Theatre to reopen Monday -- play's on.

    Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, January 27, 2008, 11:56 AM
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    Posted by Joanna
    a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
    on Jan 28, 2008 at 10:30 am

    (Copied from my other post since there are multiple articles)

    six figure salaries for community theater directors? And the theater organization has hot dog sales???

    Those two "execs" take 2/3 of the $300k taken in by ticket sales!

    Am I alone in thinking that the city needs someone to clean house?

    Sooooo many heads will roll. Cushy jobs will be eliminated. Salaries will be brought back down to earth.

    Forget the blue collar thefts... worry about the white collar theft!


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