The New School will celebrate V-Day 2010 and recognize Sexual Assault Awareness Month with productions of The Vagina Monologues on Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 10; and A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer on Saturday, April 3 and Friday, April 9. All performances will be held in Tishman Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street, beginning at 7:30 pm.
The Vagina Monologues written by Eve Ensler, award-winning author, feminist activist, and founder/artistic director of V-Day, is based on her interviews with more than 200 women. V-Day is a global nonprofit organization that has raised over $50 million for women’s anti-violence groups through benefit performances of The Vagina Monologues.
A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer is a groundbreaking collection of monologues by world-renowned authors and playwrights, including Edwidge Danticat, Maya Angelou, Dave Eggers, and many more, and edited by Eve Ensler and Mollie Doyle.
Tickets which are $7 with a New School ID and $10 for the general public can be purchased at The New School Box Office, 66 West 12th Street, or by calling 212.229.5488 or emailing email@example.com. A special discount is available to the New School community: buy one ticket to each production and pay only $10.
Proceeds from these performances will benefit non-profit organizations working to end violence against women and girls. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212.229.5687.