The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education (CHGE) will hold auditions for two staged readings of Eve Ensler's play, Necessary Targets. Auditions are open to students, facutly, staff and members of the Waterloo-Cedar Falls community. No experience is necessary. Scripts will be provided at auditions. Roles available include seven adult women and one narrator.
Necessary Targets is set in the aftermath of the Bosnian War. In the play, two American women, a therapist and a writer. visit Bosnia to help women survivors cope with the trauma of sexual violence and genocide. The play raises questions about the ethics of telling and documenting stories about such trauma.