Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · The 'V' Monologues
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

The 'V' Monologues

Bali's Women Present a Sold-Out One Night Performance of Eve Ensler's Epic Stage Production.


Bali News:
Click Image to Enlarge

(3/15/2004)

On Saturday, March 6, 2004, over 300 people crowded in the Gaya Gallery Fusion of Senses on Ubud's Sayan Ridge to watch a ground-breaking performance of The Vagina Monologues performed by sixteen actresses from Bali, Java, England, Canada, New Zealand, The Netherlands and Australia. Performing in both English and Indonesian, the group staged 11 of Eve Ensler's monologues dealing with women and their relationship to the play's namesake.

Since its publication in 1998, The Vagina Monologues have achieved an almost cult-following becoming the mantra for a movement to end violence against women and domestic violence in general. The Vagina Monologues are now performed in cities around the world where such stellar names as Cate Blanchett, Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg, Marisa Tomei, Rosie Perez, Lily Tomlin, and Calista Flockhart have all performed parts in various productions.

Ensler's use of the "V" word and our collective uneasy sense that it is perhaps best left unspoken – forms the central theme on the monologues spoken by different women from different social-economic backgrounds who explore their relationship to their own bodies and to society as a whole through their various musings - including declamations on smells, scents, sex, orgasm, rape, mutilation and the menstrual cycle.

In Bali the bold theatrical enterprise of The Vagina Monologues was enthusiastically received by local audience raising over Rp. 11 million (approximately US$ 1,295) for a newly established women's crisis center in Bali and the Yayasan Forum Mitra Kasih - a local foundation assisting abused women in Bali.

Vagina Monologues cast on stageThe Vagina Monologues Cok Sawitri monologue

Vagina Monologues Rika & MurielThe Vagina Monologues Encore V


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Indonesian Made Grills Considered the World’s Best BBQ
American Expat Dennis Linkletter Runs Company Making What is widely Considered the World’s Best BBQ Grill and Smoker in Bali
(8/21/2017)
Films on the Beach at Nusa Dua
Saturday Night at the Movies on the Beach at Ayodya Resort Bali with ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ - August 26th and M*A*S*H - September 2, 2017
(8/20/2017)
One Dead when Bus Plunges into National Park
One Dies in Inter-Provincial Bus Accident Near Bali Port of Gilimanuk
(8/20/2017)
Hyping the News on Property
‘The Australian’ Writing on Booming Bali Real Estate Market Dangerously Misleads Foreigners Looking to Purchase Property in Bali
(8/20/2017)
On the Beach an Orchestra’s Playing
Padma Resort Ubud and Padma Resort Legian Present the Jakarta Concert Orchestra September 2nd and 3rd 2017
(8/20/2017)
Marching for Country, Island, and Community
Sanur Community Stage Independence Day Torch-lit Parade to Protest Benoa Bay Reclamation
(8/20/2017)
Seeking to be of Service to India
Bali Discovery Now Represented in the Indian Market by Eazee Connect Respz in Mumbai
(8/22/2017)
A Recipe for Brat-Worse
Prosecutors Seeking Sentence Review and Harsher Sentence for Son of Bali Legislator Convicted of Murder
(8/20/2017)
Eliminating Dirty Cops
Bali Chief of Police Urges Execution on Site of Policemen Found Involved in Narcotics Trade
(8/20/2017)
Oh, Yes, Calcutta
Bali to Calcutta Flights by AirAsia Confirmed to Start on October 1, 2017
(8/20/2017)
Register to Swim, Run, and Cycle in Bali
Herbalife Bali International Triathlon Returns to Bali October 15, 2017
(8/20/2017)
Sekali Merdeka! Tetap Merdeka!
Passengers at Bali’s Airport Included in Indonesian Independence Day Celebrations on August 17-18, 2017
(8/20/2017)
All [News]!