Should it be curtains for eating at the theatre?
There is a proper time and place for food and it isn't in the theatre seat, according to Oscar-nominated and Bafta-winning actress Imelda Staunton. But is she right?
The Vera Drake and Harry Potter star, who was recently up on the London stage for a production of Gypsy, said in a Radio Times interview that she would welcome a ban on eating and drinking in theatres.
"I don't know why people can't engage in just one thing," she said. "I don't understand this obsession with having to eat or drink something at every moment of the day."
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