Benefiting The Retreat
Saturday, February 24 | 2 PM and 7 PM* | $15 ($12 for Seniors, $10 for Students)
Directed by Jenna Mate | Produced by Valerie diLorenzo & Amy Kirwin
Starring Kathleen Carthy, Retreat Director Loretta Davis, Valerie diLorenzo, Carolann DiPirro, Rebecca Edana, Legislator Bridget Fleming, Tina Jones, Amy Kirwin, Lola Lama, Kristen Lowman, Amayrani Martinez, Kate Mueth, Cindy Pease Roe, Andrea Harum Schiavoni, and Susan Stout.
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.
*The 2 pm performance will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Loretta Davis and the 7 PM performance will be followed by a Q&A with the cast and meet & greet reception.
ABOUT THE RETREAT
The Retreat’s mission is to provide safety, shelter and support for victims of domestic abuse and to break the cycle of family violence. In pursuit of that mission, The Retreat provides direct services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, their families and the Eastern Long Island community through a 24-hour bilingual hotline, counseling, legal advocacy, prevention education, and emergency shelter. Violence prevention education and other supportive programs are available in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. MORE INFO
World-class music and delicious food will come together in support of live Jazz and the people who have made it a truly iconic musical genre.