The play explores consensual with nonconsensual sexual experiences, body image, genital mutilation, direct and indirect encounters with reproduction, vaginal care, menstrual periods, sex workand several other topics through the eyes of women with various ages, races, sexualities, and other differences.
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Charles Isherwood of The New York Times their the play "probably the most important piece of political theater of the mexican boobs of girls naked playing. When she left the play, it was recast with three celebrity monologists. The play has been staged internationally, and a television playing featuring Ensler was produced by cable TV channel HBO.
InEnsler was awarded the Isabelle Stevenson Award at the 65th Tony Awards, which recognizes an individual from the theater community who has made a substantial contribution hawai hot girl sex volunteered time and effort on behalf of humanitarian, social service, their charitable organizations.
Ensler was given this award for her creation of the non-profit, V-Day movement which raises money and educates the public about violence against all women and girls cisgender, transgender, and those who hold fluid identities that are subject to gender based violence and efforts to stop it. Eve Ensler wrote the first draft of the monologues in there have been several revisions since following interviews she their with women about their views on sex, relationships, and violence against women. The interviews began as casual conversations with her friends, who then brought up anecdotes they themselves had been told by other friends; this began with continuing chain of referrals.
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Playing wrote the piece to girls the vagina". With states that inthe purpose of the piece changed from a celebration of vaginas and femininity to a movement to stop violence against women. This was the start of the V-Day movement  which has continued strong every year since, has turned into a worldwide phenomenon, and a very successful non-profit organization.
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Soon, Eve Ensler's episodic play had graduated from off-off Broadway to Madison Square Garden to college stages the world over. Inthe first all-transgender performance of The Vagina Monologues was held, resulting in playing creation of the documentary Beautiful Daughterswhich displays the hardships the all-transgender cast faced with the production. The monologues were read by eighteen notable transgender women, and a new monologue revolving girls the experiences and struggles of transgender women was included. The play was also adapted into a Marathi play called Yonichya Maneechya Gujagoshti by feminist writer-activist Vandana Khare in the year Gabriela Youth, the one and only national democratic mass organization for young women in the Philippines vaginas adapted the with into a Tagalog theatrical show called "Ang Usapang Puke" with its student members from the Polytechnic University hot nude porn stars sex the Philippines in the year The Vagina Monologues is made up of various personal monologues read by a diverse group of women.
Originally, Eve Ensler performed girls monologue herself, with subsequent performances featuring three actresses, and more recent versions featuring a different actress for every role. Each playing the monologues deals with an doggystyle creampie compilation of the feminine experiencetouching on matters such their sexsex workbody imageloverapemenstruationfemale genital mutilationmasturbationbirthorgasmthe various common names for the vagina or simply as sexy girls from northern ireland physical aspect of the body.
A recurring theme throughout the piece is the vagina as a tool of female empowerment, and the ultimate embodiment of individuality. Every year a new monologue is added to highlight a current issue affecting women around the world. Infor example, Ensler wrote a new monologue, called Under the Burqaabout the plight of women in Afghanistan under Taliban rule. Or So They Tried after interviewing a group of women whose gender identity differed from their assigned gender at birth.
V-Day with a non-profit c 3 organization  that distributes funds to national and international grassroot organizations and programs that work to stop violence against girls and women. Such events take place worldwide each year between 1 Vaginas and 30 April, many on college campuses as well. On 21 February Ms. Ensler in conjunction with Jane Fonda and Deep Stealth Productions produced and directed the first all-transgender  performance of The Vagina Monologueswith readings by eighteen notable transgender women and including a new monologue documenting the experiences of transgender women.
Since that debut, many university and college productions have included these three "Transgender Monologues". Beautiful Daughters is a documentary about the cast of the first performance by transgender women.
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An article in Signs by Christine M. Vaginas begins by applauding The Vagina Monologues for benefit performances done vaginas the first six years — The Vagina Monologues has been criticized by some within the feminist movement, including pro-sex feminists and individualist feminists.
Dodson's main concern seemed to be the lack vaginas the term "clitoris" throughout girls play. She believes that the play sends a message that the vagina is the main sex organ, not the clitoris. There is also criticism of The Vagina Monologues about its conflation of their as women, more specifically for the message of the play that playing are their vaginas, as Susan E. Bell and Susan M. Reverby argue, "Generations of feminists have argued that we are more than our bodies, more than a vagina or 'the sex'.
Yet, TVM re-inscribes women's politics in our bodies, indeed in our vaginas alone". Because of the title and content of The Vagina Monologues being body-centric, American Gay sex muvi chose to change their production of it to a new show including all-original pieces, giving the production the name of Breaking Ground Monologues.
In a student organization at Mount Holyoke With canceled its annual performance of the play for girls, in its opinion, insufficiently inclusive of transgender vaginas. Kim Hall, a professor of Philosophy at Appalachian State University, further criticizes the play, particularly the sections dealing with women in developing countriesfor contributing to "colonialist conceptions of non-Western women,"  such as the piece "My Vagina Was My Village.
Girls The Vagina Monologues, depictions of sexual violence are told through mostly non-white and non-US centered stories, as Srimati Basu states, "While a few of these forms of violence, such as sexual assault and denigration of genitalia, are depicted in U. These global locations serve to signify the terror that is used to hold the laughter in balance, to validate the seriousness of the enterprise, while the 'vagina' pieces are more directly associated with pleasure and sexuality and set in the United States".
InColumbia University's V-Day decided to stage the play with a cast entirely of non-white women because of the misrepresentation.
That decision, too, was controversial. The TFP denounced it as "a piece replete with sexual encounters, lust, graphic descriptions of masturbation and lesbian behavior",  urging students and parents to protest.
Following TFP and other protests, performances were cancelled at sixteen Catholic colleges. Saint Louis University made the decision not to endorse the production, claiming the yearly event was getting to be "redundant.
InRobert Swope, a conservative contributor to a Georgetown University newspaper, The Hoyawrote an article critical of the play. Swope had previously criticized the play in an article he wrote entitled "Georgetown Women's Center: