(Ashland, Ore.) — The Southern Oregon University Women’s Resource Center will once again present The Vagina Monologues. The 15th annual presentation of the play, which is based on the award-winning work of author Eve Ensler, will take place Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 3-5 at 7 p.m. in the Rogue River Room inside the Stevenson Union on the University’s main campus in Ashland.
This year’s presentation will for the first time feature opening acts, including the SOU Slam Poetry Team, Dulcet Acapella Group, and singer Alyssa McPartland. “This is the first time we’ve featured opening acts, and we’re really excited to be able to provide that,” according to Demitra Olague, Vagina Monologues co-director.
The entire cast of The Vagina Monologues is comprised of SOU students, as are the two co-directors. Olague and Jessica Hole. “The Vagina Monologues are a collection of performances empowering women and people with vaginas,” Hole said.
The Friday, March 4 presentation will feature an American Sign Language interpreter.
Tickets are on sale now at the Stevenson Union Information Desk and the SOU Women’s Resource Center. Advance tickets are $10 for SOU students and $13 for members of the community. Tickets will be available at the door for $12 and $15, respectively.
For more information, visit https://www.sou.edu/wrc/vaginamonologues.html.
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