Eve Ensler

Playwright, activist, performer and author

Eve Ensler is the Tony Award-winning playwright, activist, performer and author of the theatrical phenomenon and Obie-winning The Vagina Monologues, which has been published in 48 languages and performed in over 140 countries.

Eve’s plays include Necessary Targets, OPC, The Good Body, and Emotional Creature. Her books include Insecure At Last: A Political Memoir; the New York Times bestseller I Am An Emotional Creature, and her latest critically acclaimed memoir In the Body of the World, which she recently adapted, debuted and performed at American Repertory Theatre to rave reviews directed by Diane Paulus. Her play Fruit Trilogy was performed  at the Women of the World Festival  in London and The West Yorkshire Playhouse in March, 2016.

Eve is founder of V-Day, an almost 20-year-old global activist movement to end violence against women and girls which has raised over $100 million to end violence, and One Billion Rising, a global mass action campaign in over 200 countries. She  writes for The Guardian and Time Magazine. She was named one of Newsweek’s “150 Women Who Changed the World” and The Guardian’s “100 Most Influential Women.”