Eve Ensler News

 
Date Of Birth:
May 25, 1953 (66)
Bio:
Eve Ensler is the Tony Award winning playwright, activist, performer and author of the theatrical Obie Award winning phenomenon, The Vagina Monologues, published in 48 languages and performed in over 140 countries. Ms. Ensler's plays include Floating Rhoda and the Glue Man, Extraordinary Measures, ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: May 25, 1953 (66)

Bio:
Eve Ensler is the Tony Award winning playwright, activist, performer and author of the theatrical Obie Award winning phenomenon, The Vagina Monologues, published in 48 languages and performed in over 140 countries. Ms. Ensler's plays include Floating Rhoda and the Glue Man, Extraordinary Measures, ... (read more)
Cornelia Street Cafe And Underground To Close On January 2, 2019Cornelia Street Cafe And Underground To Close On January 2, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

On its tenth anniversary, New York City Mayor, Ed Koch, named the Cornelia Street Cafe 'a culinary as well as a cultural landmark.' Now that landmark will close its doors at 29 Cornelia Street for good on January 2, 2019. A year ago, The New York Times reported that the Cafe was in trouble, with a soaring rent threatening closure. An official reason for the shuttering has not been revealed, but according to DNAInfo, landlord Mark Scharfman is 'a frequent fixture on various 'Worst Landlord' lists.' (more...)

The Susan B. Anthony Project Presents THE VAGINA MONOLOGUESThe Susan B. Anthony Project Presents THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

The Susan B. Anthony Project, in conjunction with LoveArtPlay, will present Eve Ensler's THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, on Friday, February 15 at 7:00 pm in the Warner's Nancy Marine Studio Theatre as a special fundraiser.    An Obie Award-winning whirlwind tour of a forbidden zone, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES introduces a wildly divergent gathering of female voices, including a six-year-old girl, a septuagenarian New Yorker, a vagina workshop participant, a woman who witnesses the birth of her granddaughter, a Bosnian survivor of rape, and a feminist happy to have found a man who "liked to look at it."   (more...)

Santino Fontana, Bonnie Milligan, and More to Perform at New York Stage and Film GalaSantino Fontana, Bonnie Milligan, and More to Perform at New York Stage and Film Gala
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

New York Stage and Film is thrilled to announce that its annual Winter Gala will feature performances and appearances by Tony Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist Jon Robin Baitz, Tony Award nominee Santino Fontana, David Forman, Tony Award winner John Gallagher Jr, Grammy Award nominee Rob Hyman, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Screen Actors Guild Award nominee Mozhan Marno, Bonnie Milligan, Manu Narayan, Josh Radnor, Dee Roscioli, Academy Award  and Tony Award winner John Patrick Shanley, Grammy Award and Tony Award winner Duncan Sheik, and Obie Award  winner Lucy Thurber. Brian Usifer serves as Musical Director. (more...)

Photo Flash: ANYTHING GOES Celebrates Opening Night at Arena StagePhoto Flash: ANYTHING GOES Celebrates Opening Night at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

Arena Stage presents  Cole Porter's madcap seafaring musical, Anything Goes, with music and lyrics by Porter; original book by P.G. Wodehouse and Guy Bolton, with co-authors Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse; and new book by Timothy Crouse and John Weidman. (more...)

De'Adre Aziza, Karl Green, and More to Lead The Public's EVE'S SONGDe'Adre Aziza, Karl Green, and More to Lead The Public's EVE'S SONG
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2018

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the world premiere of EVE'S SONG, written by The Public's Emerging Writers Group alum and 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence, Patricia Ione Lloyd. (more...)

ADVENTURES IN ONLINE DATING Now Streaming on Seeka TVADVENTURES IN ONLINE DATING Now Streaming on Seeka TV
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

Actor/writer Veronica Wylie and actor/producer Maxie Solters, have partnered with Seeka TV to release Adventures in Online Dating, a dramedy web-series. Adventures in Online Dating (AOD) follows four slightly off-center best friends who, disillusioned with traditional blind dates, create online dating profiles to cull the herd. Through their various misadventures, they discover that the landscape of online dating is quite different from that of conventional dating, and that the same methods don't seem to work. Eventually they come to the conclusion that what they wanted was in front of them right from the start. (more...)

New York Stage & Film's Annual Gala to Honor Patricia Wettig, Ken Olin, And Johanna PfaelzerNew York Stage & Film's Annual Gala to Honor Patricia Wettig, Ken Olin, And Johanna Pfaelzer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

New York Stage and Film is thrilled to announce that its annual Winter Gala will honor playwright and Emmy award-winning actress Patricia Wettig (F2M, 'Brothers and Sisters,' 'thirtysomething') and Executive Producer/director/actor Ken Olin ('This Is Us,' 'Alias,' 'Brothers & Sisters,' 'thirtysomething'), and, in recognition for her years of dedication to New York Stage and Film, Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer, who is stepping down from her post at the end of the 2019 Powerhouse Summer Season. (more...)

Photo Feature: VAGINA MONOLOGUES Benefits Colorado Coalition Against Sexual AssaultPhoto Feature: VAGINA MONOLOGUES Benefits Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault
by Chris Arneson - Nov 3, 2018

The Vagina Monologues has one more performance tonight at 7:30pm at The People's Building (9995 East Colfax Avenue, Aurora.) Doors open at 7pm and all seating is general admission.  (more...)

Photo Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Gala Honors Donna MurphyPhoto Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Gala Honors Donna Murphy
by Walter McBride - Oct 23, 2018

Abingdon Theatre Company held their special one-night-only gala event on Monday, October 22 at The Edison Ballroom. The evening, honoring two-time Tony Award winner Donna Murphy (Hello, Dolly!; Passion; Wonderful Town), was hosted by Randy Rainbow. (more...)

Arena Stage to Honor Eve Ensler with American Artist AwardArena Stage to Honor Eve Ensler with American Artist Award
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Arena Stage will present the American Artist Award to Tony Award-winning playwright, performer, activist and author Eve Ensler, one of Arena's Power Play commissioned artists. The award will be presented Wednesday, November 14, 2018 as part of the opening night celebration for the gold standard musical Anything Goes, directed by Molly Smith.  (more...)

It Grows Wild Presents Benefit Performance Of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUESIt Grows Wild Presents Benefit Performance Of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

In an artistic response to the current political climate, It Grows Wild presents their inaugural production, The Vagina Monologues, by Eve Ensler. Performances will be Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3 at 7:30 PM at The People's Building, located at 9995 E. Colfax Ave, Aurora, CO 80010. Tickets are $15 and is a benefit production for the Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Tickets are available online at http://bit.ly/VMTickets. (more...)

HERE's 25TH BIRTHDAY PARTY Will Feature 25 Artists Performing Throughout Entire BuildingHERE's 25TH BIRTHDAY PARTY Will Feature 25 Artists Performing Throughout Entire Building
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

In 1993, HERE barged into Soho and threw one hell of a party. It's been 25 years and the world has changed, but the OBIE-winning producer and presenter is still HERE. (more...)

Applications Now Open For HERE's Signature $100,000 Residency ProgramApplications Now Open For HERE's Signature $100,000 Residency Program
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

HERE announces that applications for the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP) are currently open. This multi-year, $100,000 residency program was created in 1999 and serves as a national model. (more...)

VIDEO: On This Day, October 3: THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES Opens Off-BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, October 3: THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES Opens Off-Broadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 3, 2018

Today we celebrate Eve Ensler and the groundbreaking off-Broadway opening of her feminist phenomenon, The Vagina Monologues. (more...)

Boundless Theatre Company To Present A Revival Of Maria Irene Fornes' THE CONDUCT OF LIFEBoundless Theatre Company To Present A Revival Of Maria Irene Fornes' THE CONDUCT OF LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2018

Boundless Theatre Company (Maria-Cristina Fuste, Executive Artistic Director) will present a revival of Maria Irene Fornes' The Conduct of Life, directed by Elena Araoz. The production runs from September 7 through September 30 at Teatro Circulo, located at 64 East 4th Street. (Press opening: Today, September 15). (more...)

De'Adre Aziza, Karl Green, and More to Lead The Public's EVE'S SONGDe'Adre Aziza, Karl Green, and More to Lead The Public's EVE'S SONG
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the world premiere of EVE'S SONG, written by The Public's Emerging Writers Group alum and 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence, Patricia Ione Lloyd. (more...)

Johanna Pfaelzer Named Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory TheatreJohanna Pfaelzer Named Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

New York Stage and Film announced today that Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer will be stepping down from her longtime leadership position with the organization to become the new Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre beginning September 1, 2019. (more...)

Boundless Theatre Company To Present A Revival Of Maria Irene Fornes' THE CONDUCT OF LIFEBoundless Theatre Company To Present A Revival Of Maria Irene Fornes' THE CONDUCT OF LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

Boundless Theatre Company (Maria-Cristina Fuste, Executive Artistic Director) will present a revival of Maria Irene Fornes' The Conduct of Life, directed by Elena Araoz. The production runs from September 7 through September 30 at Teatro Circulo, located at 64 East 4th Street. (Press opening: Saturday, September 15). (more...)

Abingdon Theatre Co Gala to Honor Donna Murphy Plus Performance From Upcoming CLOSER THAN EVERAbingdon Theatre Co Gala to Honor Donna Murphy Plus Performance From Upcoming CLOSER THAN EVER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

Abingdon Theatre Company will launch their 26th season with a special one-night-only gala event on Monday, October 22 at The Edison Ballroom. The evening honors two-time Tony winner Donna Murphy (Hello, Dolly!; Passion; Wonderful Town). (more...)

Boulder's Local Theater Company Announces 2018/19 SeasonBoulder's Local Theater Company Announces 2018/19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

Local Theater Company will open is eighth season of professional theater in Boulder, Colorado, with the world premiere of 'Paper Cut' by Andrew Rosendorf at the Dairy Arts Center on October 17, 2018. An audience favorite earlier this spring during the company's annual new play festival, the show explores the toll of war on a soldier returning home an amputee after an IED explosion. (more...)

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