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2/18: Together with Hudson County Community College and Saint Peters University, Speranza Theater Company presents the 2016 Jersey City production of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES as part of V-DAY, a global event to stop violence against women and children. The 2016 company is comprised of students from both HCCC and SPU, and will perform on both campuses - HCCC on 2/18 and SPU on 2/19. Both shows will begin at 7pm and are free,  although donations are appreciated as all proceeds will benefit WomenRising.org,  a non-profit in Jersey City empowering women to rebuild their lives.

The New Jersey Women Playwrights Project is an ongoing project designed to provide participating writers multiple opportunities to develop their plays with professional actors, directors and dramaturgs. Writers Theater NJ has teamed up with Speranza Theatre Company to produce readings of completed NJWPP plays. All readings will be held at the Jersey City Theatre Center in Jersey City, NJ and each will begin at 7pm. For more information, visit wtnj.org

Where: Jersey City Theatre Center - 335-337 Neward Ave, Jersey City, NJ

When: 7pm

Donations: $10 recommended donation or donate what you can

3/5: Midwives by Suzanne Trauth

3/11: Ends of the Earth by Lia Romeo

3/18: Hielo by Dania Ramos

3/25: Written on Her Face by Stacie Lents

LADY LIBERTY UNVEILED: Join Speranza and HCCC’S Department of Continuing Education for a FREE evening all about Our Lady of the Harbor, beginning with a historical presentation about The Green Goddess and finishing the evening with an original play, suitable for ages 9 to adult…an evening of “Lady Liberty Unveiled.” Barrier-free. Family-friendly.

When: June 3rd from 6pm -8pm

Where: Culinary Conference Center at Hudson County Community College: 161 Newkirk Street (Tonnelle/Sip)

Women Rising, Stories of Hope, is a 75 minute original play created by Speranza Theatre Company with the help of our community partner WomenRising.org. Featuring original music by Drama Desk Nominated composer Estelle Bajou, and directed by Diana Basmajian, WOMEN RISING is a compilation of stories written by 7 playwrights under the guidance of lead writer, Jennie Contuzzi.

When: October 19th - 23rd

Where: Art House Productions

136 Magnolia Avenue

Jersey City, NJ

Join Speranza for our 3rd annual reading of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES as part of V-DAY, a global movement to stop violence against women and children. Featuring students from both Saint Peter's University and Hudson County Community College, this show will perform on both campuses and is open to the public. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. All proceeds will benefit WomenRising.org

When/Where: Friday 2/10 at 7pm for SPU - Pope Lecture Hall - 2641 John F. Kennedy Blvd.

Thursday 2/16 at 6pm for HCCC - Scott Ring Room of the Culinary Conference Center - 161 Newkirk Street