The five wrote in an open letter that they had either experienced, witnessed or heard of abuse of power and sexual harassment by the artistic director of the Tyrolean Festival Erl. Conductor Gustav Kuhn - who foor not named in the letter - founded the festival in with its summer programme currently taking place in Austria's Tyrol province and is its artistic director. The women, who worked at the festival between austria women for sex Austriasaid some of them experienced harassment, such as "unwanted kissing on the mouth or austria women for sex Austria, groping under the pullover, a hand between the legs", besides "obscene verbal advances".
A spokesperson for Austrian singer Elisabeth Kulman, who helped publish the letter, could not say when exactly the harassment allegedly took place.
Kuhn's lawyer Michael Krueger, a former justice minister, said the director may sue the women over what austria women for sex Austria called a "manhunt". A festival spokeswoman declined to comment.
Kuhn is already being investigated over sexual harassment, according to a public prosecution spokesman. Austrian media said it was the first time that artists had spoken out publicly against harassment in the Astria.
The claims come amid a worldwide deluge of allegations against powerful men in entertainment, politics and the media.
Accusations of rape and sexual predation by the film tycoon Harvey Weinstein last year sparked the movement dubbed " MeToo".
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