Vagina Monologues generates crowd to “Rise, Resist” and “Unite” Reply

By Marissa Gugala1851 Staff

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The cast of Vagina Monologues were all smiles after their performance on February 23. Photo by Cristina Serratore 

Lasell held its ninth annual Vagina Monologues performance in Yamawaki auditorium on February 23-24. Sponsored by Peer Health Education and the Counseling Center, the event addressed social stigmas surrounding rape and women’s reproductive systems, while empowering people to redefine their bodies.

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Monologues tackle female empowerment for the ninth time Reply

By Megan Palumbo & Olivia Angerosa – Sports Editor & 1851 Staff

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The Vagina Monologues is an empowering performance, ready to raise awareness and discussion around stigmas in the female world. Photo courtesy of Rebecca Llanes

Lasell’s ninth performance of The Vagina Monologues is underway.

“With The Vagina Monologues 2018 show, I think we can expect the start of a conversation about women’s health and rights. It’s a very empowering show, and we’re all excited to be putting it on,” said Co-Director Danielle Hogan. More…

“Vagina Monologues” co-directors share thoughts Reply

By Krista DeJulio – Co-Editor-in-Chief

Staged every February at Lasell and across the world, “The Vagina Monologues” was originally written and premiered in 1996 in New York City. The playwright of the show, Eve Ensler, also created the global campaign known as V-Day, to raise awareness of violence against women. Interviewing more than 200 women, Ensler has wrote monologues on femininity, sex, love, birth, and various names for vagina.

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Seniors Tessa Dinnie (L) and Haleigh West (R) are this year’s co-director’s of “The Vagina Monologues.” Proceeds of the event will benefit the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center. Photo by Krista DeJulio

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