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Feb. 11, 2002
DH-02-TK-007
Contact: Thomas Knox
(310) 243-3367

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Vagina Monologues Opens in University Theatre

Penetrating Play Benefits Shelter for Battered Women

Carson, CA - California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) will host the penetrating play, "The Vagina Monologues" in the University Theatre on Monday, Feb. 11, and Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2002, at 7 p.m.

A portion of the proceeds from this production will go to aid Afghan women and local shelters for battered women.

The Vagina Monologues is directed by Brenda Arrieta, a 2001 graduate from Cal State University, Dominguez Hills, with a double major in Theatre Arts and History.

The play is being performed by CSU Dominguez Hills' Teatro Dominguez, a multicultural theatre company composed of students, faculty and staff, which is dedicated to cross-cultural understanding both on the campus of CSU Dominguez Hills and in the surrounding communities.

Tickets for the play are available at a cost of $5.00. Please call the California State University, Dominguez Hills Women's Center at (310) 243-2486 to secure a ticket.

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