Rep. Lauren Boebert escorted from Denver theater throughout ‘Beetlejuice’ present


Her marketing campaign supervisor confirmed Boebert was kicked out however denies she was vaping.

U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., a member of the Home Freedom Caucus, speaks throughout a information convention on Capitol Hill, July 14, 2023, in Washington. AP Photograph/Patrick Semansky, File

DENVER (AP) — U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert was kicked out of a “Beetlejuice” present in Denver on Sunday, based on safety footage.

The theater didn’t title Boebert, however a spokesperson stated Wednesday that the video — which confirmed Boebert and a visitor being escorted out of the venue — was of visitors who had been kicked out after viewers members accused them of vaping, singing, utilizing telephones and inflicting a disturbance.

Her marketing campaign supervisor confirmed Boebert was kicked out however denies she was vaping. Boebert and the opposite visitor left.

“I can verify the gorgeous and salacious rumors: in her private time, congresswoman Lauren Boebert is certainly a supporter of the performing arts (gasp!),” stated Drew Sexton, Boebert’s marketing campaign supervisor, in a textual content message, including that Boebert “pleads responsible to singing alongside, laughing and having fun with herself.”

Boebert is in her second time period in Congress and is working for reelection in Colorado’s third Congressional District, largely masking the state’s western half. The theater disturbance was first reported by The Denver Put up.

In her comparatively brief time in Washington, Boebert has constructed a nationwide profile with a combative fashion that’s grabbed media headlines, most famously by heckling President Joe Biden throughout his 2022 State of the Union handle to Congress.

On the social media platform X, previously Twitter, Boebert stated: “Everybody ought to go see it should you get an opportunity this week and please let me know the way it ends!”

The 2 visitors at first refused to go away the venue, even after an worker threatened to name the police, the theater stated in a press release. As soon as a police officer was on the best way, the 2 left with an escort, the theater stated. The safety footage offered to The Related Press doesn’t seem to indicate Boebert vaping.

Jesse Bedayn is a corps member for the Related Press/Report for America Statehouse Information Initiative. Report for America is a nonprofit nationwide service program that locations journalists in native newsrooms to report on undercovered points.