Activists Disrupt Woody Allen Concert in Germany

Dylan Farrow

With writings across their bare torsos, the protesters shouted a passage from an open letter by the director's adopted daughter Dylan Farrow that outlines her father's alleged abuse when she was seven.

Local news website shz.de said that at the end of the concert Allen described the protest as "stupid" and said he and his band would return to the stage for a second planned performance Wednesday night. Security guards quickly pulled the pair offstage and they were escorted out of the venue. The woman ran about on stage wearing flowers in their hair and with messages scrawled on their bodies - quotes from Farrow's 2014 open letter detailing Allen's alleged abuse, according to Femen's Facebook page.

The letter was originally published in The New York Times in 2014.

Members of the worldwide women's group FEMEN ran onstage while Allen was playing clarinet with his New Orleans jazz ensemble at the Elbe Philharmonic on Tuesday night - and the group posted photos and videos of the incident on its Facebook page.

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Allen has always denied any accusations and has continued to be able to make movies and pursue his artistic endeavors, like his jazz band, with little blowback.

Allen is now married to Soon-Yi Previn, another one of Mia Farrow's adopted daughters.

Allen's marriage to the actress Mia Farrow crumbled after it emerged that he was having an affair with her adoptive daughter Soon-Yi Previn. Femen members have previously protested in places like the 2012 London Olympics and the Grand Mosque of Paris. You can watch footage of the disruption below [via The Hollywood Reporter].

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