In the Body of the World

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About This Show

In this world-premiere adaptation of her critically acclaimed 2013 memoir, Eve Ensler (The Vagina Monologues, Emotional Creature, The Good Body, O.P.C.) celebrates the strength and joy that connect a single body to the planet. As an activist and artist, Ensler has spent her career speaking about the female body. While working in the Congo, where war continues to inflict devastating violence on women, she was diagnosed with stage III/IV uterine cancer. This diagnosis erased the boundaries between Ensler’s work and her own body. In this raw, humorous, and bold performance, Ensler charts the connections between the personal and the public, inviting and challenging all of us to come back into our bodies, and thus the world.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: May 7, 2016 Final Performance: May 29, 2016

Theatermania Review

| | May 24, 2016
Eve Ensler brings her memoir about her cancer diagnosis and her work in the Democratic Republic of Congo to the stage.

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