He said that the strangest thing was this woman who flew out from Connecticut with a full sized (hobbit tall) latex Frodo with an exact duplicate of the costume from the movie. She bought front row tickets for all the performances. One for her and one for the figure. He said the first night everyone was giggling and pointing her out. But, after a while, the woman freaked them out because she would adjust the figure's head so he could look at what was going on.
She was whispering in his ear, pointing and then turning his head. I guess I should say its head, but that makes it so much creepier.