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Universal Theatrical Group is the team behind...
Full casting confirmed for "The Vagina Monologues"
Full casting has been confirmed for The Vagina Monologues, which returns to the West End, opening at the Wyndham's 7 April 2005, following previews from 5 April, booking to 14 May 2005
Joining the previously mentioned Sharon Osbourne, wife of legendary rocker Ozzy, and "X-Factor" judge and star of the hit reality MTV show "The Osbournes", will be her daughter her daughter Aimee Osbourne; comedienne Jenny Eclair and actress Naomie Harris .
Comediene Jenny Eclair's West End stage credits include "Steaming" at the Piccadilly Theatre in 1997, "The Vagina Monologues" in 2001/02; and "Mum's The Word" at the Albery Theatre in 2003.
Naomie Harris is most renowned for her role in the adaptation of the Zadie Smith novel "White Teeth", which won her the Best Actress Award in the Screen Nation TV and Film Awards. Naomie also played a leading role in "28 Days Later" and will play a gypsy queen in the new blockbuster movie "Pirates of the Caribbean 2".
Aimee Osbourne is the oldest daughter of Sharon and Ozzy. Aimee starred in the MTV production of Emily Bronte’s "Wuthering Heights" and is soon to launch her career as a solo musical artist with her debut album.
The Vagina Monologues received its West End premiere in May 2001 and has since continued to tour the UK.
Based on interviews with a diverse group of women - from a Long Island antique dealer to a Bosnian refugee - the play brazenly explores the humour, power, pain, wisdom, outrage, mystery and excitement hidden in vaginas.