April 25 — The Aratani/Japan America Theatre presents a reading of “The Vagina Monologues” featuring an all-Filipina cast. Presented by PAE Live! in association with TDRZ Productions, Inc. and V-Day Los Angeles.
The award-winning play based on V-Day Founder/playwright Eve Ensler‘s interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace the play celebrates women’s sexuality and strength. Through this play and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives. For more than 12 years, The Vagina Monologues has given voice to experiences and feelings not previously exposed in public. Stars scheduled to appear, in alphabetical order: Grammy Award winner Tia Carrere, recording artist and performer Becca Godinez, Ovation Award winner Jennifer Paz, Tony Award winner Lea Salonga, actress Tamlyn Tomita and actress/singer Giselle Tongi (additional cast members to be announced soon).
Aratani/Japan America Theatre
Tickets may be purchased online or through the Aratani/Japan America Theatre Box Office, (213) 680-3700