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Tenth Anniversary of V-Day

Apr 1, 2008

New Orleans will be the site of a gala celebration of the tenth anniversary of the V-Day movement to end violence against women and girls on April 11 and 12. Over the course of the weekend, V-Day activists from across the globe will transform the Superdome into SUPERLOVE with storytelling, art, mural making, spoken word poetry, singers, dancers, rituals and marches.

“V to the Tenth” takes place on April 12 featuring a once in a lifetime event with international performances of The Vagina Monologues, musical guests and V-Day activists from around the world. Salma Hayek, Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda, Jennifer Hudson and Glenn Close are among those who have signed on for the event along with musicians Joss Stone and Eve, among others.

Tickets are on sale now, from $25 - $1,000. Visit www.vday.org for more information.

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