The members envision a unity of different backgrounds facilitated by the activism of the club and encouraging community leadership. The council began at UT in the s. Each year, they host three campus-wide events that have become annual staples.
Sriya Podila, Jordan Krikorian, and Suzy Lourenco all knew they wanted to work with Break the Silence Against Domestic Violence after they saw the mission statementwhich aims to support survivors and families affected by domestic violence through providing services such as scholarships, gift-giving, emotional support, helplines, speakers, and retreats. License to Freedom supports immigrant and refugee survivors of domestic violence in East County, San Diego. What drew the directors to The Vagina Monologues and TheirStories was seeing all the work put into creating an amazing production that spread an important message.
Shields and Ruehl, meanwhile, will team up with Ana GasteyerSept. Shields' previous stage work includes a highly publicized turn in Fran and Barry Weissler's Broadway revival of Grease! Soon after her Broadway turn, Shields began her own sitcom, "Suddenly Susan.
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Itfeatures an all-female cast of more than 20 women—including professional theatre artists, community members, drag performers, and even an alderwoman—all volunteering their time to benefit VDAY and NARAL. Performances are at the. Tickets are available through Metrotix.
A poignant and hilarious tour of the last frontier, the ultimate forbidden zone, The Vagina Monologues is a celebration of female sexuality in all its complexity and mystery. Hailed as the bible for a new generation of women, it has been performed in cities all across America and at hundreds of college campuses, and has inspired a dynamic grassroots movement—V-Day—to stop violence against women. Witty and irreverent, compassionate and wise, Eve Ensler's Obie Award-winning masterpiece gives voice to real women's deepest fantasies and fears, guaranteeing that no one who reads it will ever look at a woman's body, or think of sex, in quite the same way again.
Based on Ensler's interviews, which she conducted with women and girls from around the world, The Vagina Monologues is a provocative, stimulating, poignant piece depicting true stories about women's attempts to overcome society's stigmas through embracing and celebrating their sexuality. You'll be moved to tears and laughter, energized and inspired, motivated to make a difference, and ready to take action to stop the violence now! The New York Times called The Vagina Monologues, "probably the most important piece of political theater of the last decade.
This event has been marked mature level 2 due to the following, "genital", "rape", "vagina", "incest", "sex". The Vagina Monologues as part of the V-Day Movement, "is a movement that grew out of the untold stories of women. We believe women. We believe in their right to tell their stories and we believe their stories need to be heard - nothing is more powerful.
Listen Listening However, in spite of his signature role as an educator, he never finished college. In this story, he tells us why, at age 65, he finally returned to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to finish his degree.