Stephen F. Austin State University

Vagina Monologues

VAGINA MONOLOGUES

Date/Time and Location: March 27 at 6pm in the BPSC Twilight Ballroom

Vagina Monologues is a play performed by women from the SFA faculty, staff, students, and community. The production, written by Eve Ensler in the '90s, is based on real-life conversations she had with women from around the country at various stages of life about their gender, their sexual experiences and how they felt about their bodies in gender-specific terms and as a whole. The Monologues are meant to be a way to advocate for the halt of violence against women and advocate women empowerment. The Monologues are not only about bringing awareness to the issue of violence against women, also to celebrate women. By presenting "The Vagina Monologues the hope is to bring awareness to issues such as women's rights and empowerment and gender and violence against women. Cost of Admission: $2.00- All proceeds will go to Nacogdoches Family Crisis Center/ Women's Shelter

Interested in Submitting an Original Piece?

Submissions are open to all members of the SFA community - students, staff, faculty, male, female, cisgender, LGBTQ+, etc. We are looking for original pieces that reflect the spirit of Eve Ensler's Vagina Monologues. The monologues are made up of various personal monologues read by a diverse group of women. Each monologues deals with an aspect of the feminine experience, touching on matters such as sex, sexuality, body image, love, rape, menstruation, masturbation, birth, orgasms, LGBTQ+, etc. The main theme of the monologues is empowerment and individuality.

See the guidelines here

*Submissions are due by Friday, February 9 at 4:00 p.m. and must be emailed to oma@sfasu.edu

Are You A Performer?

If you are interested in performing a monologue, sign up here. Auditions will be held February 6 & 7 from 3pm- 6pm.

Vagina Monlogues