V-Day Austin Español is having auditions for Los Monólogos de la Vagina this Saturday, Oct. 4 at 1515 Grove Blvd from 2-5 p.m. Join them in their 9th season of bringing Eve Ensler’a Los Monólogos de la Vagina to Austin!! No experience necessary, but you do have to have the ganas to work in a team and raise awareness about violence against women and girls. Bring your friend, your sisters, la comadre and join the cause! See you there! All proceeds will be donated to SafePlace, the local non profit that helps survivors of violence.
V-Day Austin en Español is the local group of community volunteers that are part of the worldwide V-Day organization. V-Day works to end violence against women and girls globally. Locally, their efforts help raise awareness about gender based violence and funds for different organizations that support women. This year V-Day Austin’s funds will be raised for SafePlace, the women’s shelter in Austin.
On Friday, November 2, V-Day en Español is presenting ReVenton: ¡Sacude el esqueleto! at Méduse Lounge. The benefit showcase will feature live music from Austin-based salsa-fusion bands Son De Rey, Sonido Cimtl and Salero. DJ Danny Novoa and VDJ Chico De Luna will also be on hand to spin Latin music and provide accompanying visuals.
Méduse Lounge is located at 219 Congress Ave. $10 cover. Proceeds benefit SafePlace. Doors open at 9 p.m. 21+ are welcome. For more information call (512) 699-1792.
Listen to music from some of the night’s performers below.