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Do you think Patti LuPone has time to deal with your bullshit? (via Getty)

At Wednesday night's performance of Shows for Days at Lincoln Center Theater, an audience member was texting throughout the play. She was texting during the first act. She was texting during the second act. And she was showing texts from her phone to the person sitting next to her. Actress Patti LuPone was not having it.

As LuPone exited at the end of a scene, she walked up to the woman, grabbed the phone out of her hands, and disappeared. Lupone told the New York Times that at first the woman didn't even realize what was happening, but the audience did:

Sources: The New York Times | Lincoln Center Theater