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Thursday, February 01, 2007

Play targets violence against women

The Pittsburg State University Women’s Studies Club will stage a benefit production of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, and at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10. Both presentations will be in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom of the Overman Student Center. Proceeds from the play will go to aid the Crisis Resource Center (CRC) of Southeast Kansas, Inc., and to the V-Day international college campaign, a global movement to end violence against women and girls.

The student cast for the PSU production of “The Vagina Monologues” includes Ritu Chillal, Adriane Wiltse, Lucy Phelps, Rebekah Griebs, Shona Webber, Rebecca Bauman, Tia Taylor, Amanda Lutjen and Chelsea Smith. The production is directed by Ritu Chillal.

Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for others. They may be purchased at the V-Day information table in the Overman Student Center, at the CRC at 669 S. 69 Highway and at the door the day of the performance. Tickets may also be reserved by e-mail at psuwomen@yahoo.com.

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