Actor Who Lunged At Audience Member May Face Charges

“Theatregoers said that they were shocked at what they described as an unprovoked attack at the end of Monday night’s performance at the Duke of York’s Theatre,” when actor Ian Hart “ran from the stage to scream threats at” Gerard Earley. In the play’s second half, Hart had “pointed at Mr Earley and told him to ‘shut up,'” though audience members said he’d been mum.

Source: The Times (UK) 11/25/09