Broadway workers chant ‘f–k Scott Rudin’ at feisty protest

Broadway workers chant ‘f–k Scott Rudin’ at feisty protest


Members of the city’s theater community marched down Broadway chanting, “F— Scott Rudin” on Thursday in a protest over working conditions, the treatment of actors of color and recent allegations of bullying and even physical assault by the powerful producer.

Actors and theater-goers gathered in Columbus Circle to protest Scott Rudin and inequality in the Broadway community.Robert Miller

Several hundred theater-goers, actors and behind-the-scenes workers attended the afternoon rally to demand better treatment regarding pay and diversity in hiring when Broadway reopens.

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Dozens joined in the profane taunts at Rudin — who produced mega-hits including “The Book of Mormon” and “West Side Story” — as rally-goers marched from Columbus Circle to Washington Square Park.

Protesters demanded that Actor Equity and The Broadway league put Rudin on the “no work List”.Robert Miller

Karen Olivo, the actor who played Satine in “Moulin Rouge!” — a show she said she left due to the allegations against Rudin — attended the rally

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