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Put the phones away! Stars are fed up with rude theater behavior

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Tony winner Patti Lupone said in a statement that all the rude behavior by audience members in the theater has made her question “whether I want to work on stage anymore.” Actor Kevin Bacon is also taking up the issue by starring as his “Cop Car” character in a public service announcement about texting for a theater. Though Hoda believes people don’t have deliberately bad intentions, Kathie Lee says that people should “try to forget your life” and enjoy the experience.