V-Day Bakersfield

Official V-Day Bakersfield 2014 Information

V-Day

A global movement to end violence against women and girls.

Mission

V-Day is an organized response against violence toward women.

V-Day is a vision: We see a world where women live safely and freely.

V-Day is a demand: Rape, incest, battery, genital mutilation and sexual slavery must end now.

V-Day is a spirit: We believe women should spend their lives creating and thriving rather than surviving or recovering from terrible atrocities.

V-Day is a catalyst: By raising money and consciousness, it will unify and strengthen existing anti-violence efforts. Triggering far-reaching awareness, it will lay the groundwork for new educational, protective, and legislative endeavors throughout the world.

V-Day is a process: We will work as long as it takes. We will not stop until the violence stops.

V-Day is a day. We proclaim Valentine's Day as V-Day, to celebrate women and end the violence.

V-Day is a fierce, wild, unstoppable movement and community. Join us!

V-Day Bakersfield 2014

V-Day Bakersfield 2014 is proud to support the Alliance Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault in Kern County.

Proceeds from all events will go towards the Alliance's operational needs.

To date V-Day has raised over $32,000 for the Alliance. To learn more go to KernAlliance.org

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V-Day Events


Vagina Monologues

The Vagina Monologues

See the award winning play by Eve Ensler that started a movement as we present The Vagina Monologues directed by Dawn Tyack on March 7 & 8 at 8 pm at Spotlight Theatre. This poignant, provocative and surprisingly funny play tells real women’s stories while highlighting the plight of women around the globe. Admission is $20 and benefits the Alliance Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault. Please leave your name, the day you want to see the show, your phone number and the number of people in your party.





A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer

A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer

See A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer: Writings To Stop Violence Against Women and Girls directed by Deva Wiloth on March 14 & 15 at 8pm at Spotlight Theatre. This groundbreaking collection of monologues by world-renowned authors and playwrights are inspired, funny, angry, heartfelt, tragic, and beautiful. But above all, together they create a true and profound portrait of how violence against women affects every one of us. Admission is $20 and benefits the Alliance Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault. Please leave your name, the day you want to see the show, your phone number and the number of people in your party.





Any One of Us: Words From Prison

Any One of Us: Words From Prison

See Any One Of Us: Words From Prison directed by Gai Smith on March 21 and 22 at 8pm at The Empty Space theatre is a groundbreaking collection of monologues written by over 50 incarcerated or formerly incarcerated women in the United States and commissioned by V-Day. The piece reveals the connection between women in prison and the violence that often brings them there with honesty and sincerity. Please leave your name, the day you want to see the show, your phone number and the number of people in your party.





Things We Don’t Talk About:  Women’s Stories from the Red Tent

Things We Don’t Talk About: Women’s Stories from the Red Tent

Playing at Spiritual Cinema Sunday on March 9 at 2pm at the Mercy Art and Spirituality Center. Seating is first come first served and donations are gratefully accepted.





The Perfect Family

The Perfect Family

Playing at Spiritual Cinema Sunday on March 23 at 2pm at the Mercy Art and Spirituality Center. Seating is first come first served and donations are gratefully accepted.





Until the Violence Stops

Until the Violence Stops

Rounding out our last event of March a special screening of Until the Violence Stops a film about the v-day movement playing march 24 at 5:30pm at the Beale Library. Seating is first come first served and donations are gratefully accepted.



Reserve your seat!



To make your reservation:

Call 661.861.1314

See all three productions The Vagina Monologues, Memory Monologue Rant and a Prayer and Any One of Us Words from Prison for only $50 a savings of $10 off the regular admission price!

When making your reservation:

Please leave a message

When calling please listen to the whole message before making your selection and be sure to leave:

  • Your name
  • The date for each show
  • Your phone number
  • The number of people in your party.

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Consider your reservation confirmed upon completing your message. If there's a problem with your reservation we will contact you. If you don't hear from us your reservation is good!

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Full Page Event Flyer

Full page, 8.5 x 11, color flyer including all the events listed above in PDF format. File size - 1.8MB

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Half Page Event Flyer

Two up, 8.5 x 11, color flyer including all the events listed above in PDF format. File size - 8.3MB

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V-Day Donation Letter

Two page, 8.5 x 11, letter detailing opportunities for prospective donors in PDF format. File size - 73KB

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