Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Spot the Idiot

"Entertaining Mr. Sloane" could be retitled "Exiting Jan Maxwell."

The actress left the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of the Joe Orton comedy last Sunday after complaining about the behavior of her co-star, Alec Baldwin.

Actress Exits Play Over Alec Baldwin

"bottom line was my physical safety, mental health and artistic integrity none of which Roundabout was supporting."

Maxwell said Baldwin put his fist through a wall and was "throwing things around with all of us cowering," and Maxwell accused Baldwin of giving the Roundabout an ultimatum: refusing to go on with her.