Lea Michele spent 'intense time' reflecting on workplace behaviour following allegations

In June 2020, Samantha Ware accused Michele of acting in a rude manner and behaving with "traumatic microaggressions" on the set of Glee back in late 2014, leading others to share stories about the 36-year-old being unpleasant to work with. Michele, who apologised at the time, told The New York Times on Thursday that the allegations prompted an "intense time of reflection which has made her better equipped to lead the company of Broadway's Funny Girl from next week.