The Vagina Monologues
An episodic play written by Eve Ensler which ran at the Off Broadway Westside Theatre after a limited run at HERE Arts Center in 1996. Ensler originally starred in the production which was produced by David Stone, Nina Essman, Dan Markley, The Araca Group, Willa Shalit and the West Side Theater. When she left the play it was recast with three celebrity monologists. The play has been staged internationally, and a television version featuring Ensler was produced by cable TV channel HBO.
Performance history in South Africa
Translations and adaptations
The Afrikaans version is entitled Die Vagina Monoloë and was first performed in 2012 by Antoinette Louw, Lulu Botha, Simone Alexia Biscombe and Nanine Wessels at The Artscape Theatre Centre as part of the Women's Day celebrations.
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