Westminster College is performing "Vagina Monologues" to raise awareness of domestic violence.
Below the belt for a good cause
Theater » “Vagina Monologues” at Westminster joins with communities across the nation to raise awareness and money to fight sexual violence.
By Glen Warchol
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Feb 01 2012 08:15 am • Last Updated Feb 01 2012 03:41 pm
Back in the day when the ‘V’ word gave everyone the vapors, "The Vagina Monologues" was edgy theater.
Now, with a slew of so-called girls-gone-raunchy comedies following in the wake of "Bridesmaids"—Sundance had no less than three entrants that depended heavily on vagina-centric gags—it would appear we are moving beyond even getting exercised over the ‘C’ word.
Nevertheless, for all its quaintness, "The Vagina Monologues" remains powerful. Students at Westminster College are joining with communities across the nation to raise awareness and money to fight sexual violence by hosting performances of "The Vagina Monologues" February 7, 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Vieve Gore Concert Hall, 1250 E. 1700 South, Salt Lake City.
Tickets, $10, can be purchased at the Westminster Box Office the day of the performance or over the phone at 801-832-2457.
Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
About Reader Comments
Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account
. See more about comments here.