Eve Ensler Keynote Speaker
“In the Body of the World”
Eve’s Keynote Speech and the Opening Ceremony
Friday, August 25th from 7:30 to 9:30pm, $40
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Eve Ensler is the Tony Award winning playwright, activist, performer and author of the theatrical phenomenon and Obie winning, “The Vagina Monologues”, which has been published in 48 languages and performed in over 140 countries. Eve’s plays include “Necessary Targets”, “OPC”, “The Good Body”, and “Emotional Creature”. Her books include Insecure At Last: A Political Memoir; the New York Times best seller, I Am An Emotional Creature, and her latest critically acclaimed memoir, In the Body of the World directed by Diane Paulus, which she recently adapted, debuted and performed at American Repertory Theatre to rave reviews. Her play, “Fruit Trilogy”, was performed at the Women of the World Festival in London and The West Yorkshire Playhouse in March, 2016.
Eve is the founder of V-Day, an almost 20-year old global activist movement to end violence against women and girls which has raised over 100 million dollars to end violence and One Billion Rising, a global mass action campaign in over 200 countries. She writes for The Guardian, Time Magazine, and The International Herald Tribune.
In 2011, Eve was named one of Newsweek’s “150 Women Who Changed the World” and The Guardian’s “100 Most Influential Women.”
Photo Credit: Brigitte Lacombe
Eve is our Keynote Speaker
“In the Body of the World” and Opening Ceremony on Friday, August 25th, 7:30pm to 9:30pm