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Why Connecticut College Will No Longer Perform The Vagina Monologues

2 weeks agoOdd : Thought Catalog

For the most part, these insulting undertones did not take away from the show being constructive for the cast.

Spanish-Language ‘Vagina Monologues’ to Play at Westside Theater

2 weeks agoArts : ArtsBeat

The producers of a Mexico City production of Eve Ensler's play will bring it to the Westside Theater in Manhattan, where the original ran for 1,381 performances.

How 21 Girls And My Vagina Helped Me Find Feminism

4 weeks agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Before joining the cast of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program’s production of The Vagina Monologues, I was experiencing what some may call "the sophomore slump."

The Limitations of Eve Ensler's Dance-Based Activism

2 months agoOdd : The Hairpin

by Susan Schorn "If your vagina could talk, what would it say?" This question, from Eve Ensler's Vagina Monologues, has probably been heard by hundreds of thousands of women by now. The play has been performed so often that an entire generation of feminists knows it by heart. Show More Summary

One Billion Rising

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Seattle-area Filipina girls and women are ready to dance for justice as part of the One Million Rising campaign to end violence against women. Vagina Monologues creator Eve Ensler started One Billion Rising last year as a “a call toShow More Summary

At least ten Catholic colleges will host Vagina Monologues in 2014

by Matthew Archbold February 11, 2014 (The Cardinal Newman Society) - At least 10 Catholic colleges and universities will be hosting productions of The Vagina Monologues or have officially recognized student groups that are performing the play in 2014, The Cardinal Newman Society has learned. Many of the institutions…

Video: Celebrating V-Day / Read our feature with Eve Ensler and bell hooks, plus lots more, now

What is V-Day? from V-Day Until the Violence Stops on Vimeo. Inspired by reactions to Eve Ensler’s famous Vagina Monologues, V-Day was established on Valentine’s Day 2008, not as a mere day but a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that promotes creative events to increase awareness, [...]

Why The Vagina Monologues Can Make You a Better Man

Think the Vagina Monologues is just for women? Think again. Dr. Jennifer Gunsaullus explores some of the important ways that men can learn about women, female sexuality and female bodies on VDay The post Why The Vagina Monologues Can Make You a Better Man appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Tea Party Actress: Threats to Burn Down Theater Forced Her to Leave Play

Actress Maria Conchita Alonso flexed her First Amendment rights by backing the gubernatorial candidacy of Tea Party favorite Tim Donnelly. The result? Alonso had to leave a Calif.-based production of The Vagina Monologues because people who disagreed with Donnelly's opposition to illegal immigration vowed to torch the theater hosting the show. Show More Summary

"I’ve known what communism is and when the people depend on government, that’s wrong; then the government has control over you."

Says Maria Conchita Alonso, explaining her support for Tim Donnelly, who's seeking the GOP nomination in the California gubernatorial race, which got her ousted from a San Francisco production of "The Vagina Monologues." She portrays her departure as non-involuntary:"I said, ‘Well, you know the... Show More Summary

No, Maria Conchita Alonso wasn't blacklisted from The Vagina Monologues

It's a story tailor-made for Fox News: Venezuelan-Cuban actress Maria Conchita Alonso resigned from an upcoming San Francisco Spanish-language production of The Vagina Monologues over the weekend after outraged locals objected to her filming a campaign ad for Tea Party Republican Tim Donnelly, who's running for California governor. Show More Summary

Maria Conchita Alonso Loses Role Over Tea Party Ad

Maria Conchita Alonso, a Grammy-nominated singer/actress, has pulled out of a Spanish production of The Vagina Monologues due to uproar over her role in a new political ad. Alfonso appears alongside California gubernatorial candidate...Show More Summary

Maria Conchita Alonso Loses ‘Vagina Monologues’ Part After Endorsing Tea Party Candidate

Actress Maria Conchita Alonso won’t be appearing in The Vagina Monologues because she endorsed California Republican Tim Donnelly for governor in a campaign ad. Conchita Alonso, an outspoken foe of the socialist dictatorships in Venezuela and Cuba, has 93 acting credits on IMDB and was a former Miss World/Venezuela. Show More Summary

Actress Booted from Vagina Monologues After Ad for Tea Party Candidate

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

A truly unfortunate political ad for the California gubernatorial race featuring a semi-famous Latina actress, her shivering old Chihuahua, and a state assemblyman who looks like he could be have had a small arc as a bumbling villain on Weeds has really, really pissed off San Francisco's Latino community. Show More Summary

Those who are pushing outrage over ousting Maria Conchita Alonso from "The Vagina Monologues"...

… remember "Veterans Boycotting 'The Butler' Over Jane Fonda's Portrayal Of Nancy Reagan."Don't be hypocritical!

María Conchita Alonso: I endorsed anti-immigrant candidate to 'fight communism'

Conservative actress singer-actress María Conchita Alonso asserted on Sunday that she had lost her job performing a Spanish-language version of “The Vagina Monologues” because she made an ad supporting a tea party candidate. Conservative...Show More Summary

Calling "The Vagina Monologues" "claptrap," can I claim to have intended a (tasteless) pun?

All right, there's a lot of discussion of the Maria Conchita Alonso incident in the comments to my post here, including my own participation, and I'm not sure if people are understanding my point, which is heavily premised on my long-held opinion that "The Vagina Monologues" is a terrible play. Show More Summary

SF art community disses Maria Conchita Alonso

ROS sends us a link to an article at a San Francisco CBS station in regards to Maria Conchita Alonso being fired from a Spanish-language production of “The Vagina Monologues” because she made a commercial for a Tea Party Candidate for governor, Tim Donnelly. Here’s the commercial; Maria Conchita Alonso and her family fled Castro’s […]

Maria Conchita Alonso booted out of a San Francisco production of "The Vagina Monologues" after appearing in an ad for a Tea Party candidate.

In the ad — which we talked about here — she said, expressing antagonism toward big government — "We’re screwed." She said it in Spanish."The Vagina Monologues" production was also to be in Spanish. I don't know how to say "screwed"Show More Summary

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