Why Did Patti LuPone Resign From Broadway?

The actress left months ago, and revealed her exit on Monday after her name arose during discussion of the errant reprimanding of a “Hadestown” patron who was using a captioning device 

Patti LuPone Says She Has Resigned From Actors’ Equity

Legendary Tony winner Patti LuPone resigns from Actors' Equity, doesn't see herself returning to the American stage 'for a long time.' 

he feisty and foul-mouthed 73-year-old tweeted Monday that she has quit the union representing actors on the Great White Way — a move that ... 

Patti LuPone announced via Twitter that she “gave up” her Actors' equity card, the union that represents actors and stage managers