Christian Murphy, ND ‘92, Founder of Catharsis Productions


Location: Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

Christian Murphy ‘92 is co-founder of Catharsis Productions, a theater company with a mission to “change the world by producing innovative, accessible and 
research-supported programming that challenges oppressive attitudes and shifts behavior.”  He will share his journey from Notre Dame to his work addressing relationship violence prevention through theater and improv.  He will discuss cultural shifts he's seen after bringing programs such as 'Sex Signals', 'Beat the Blame Game', and 'The Hook Up' to campuses and military installations across the country over nearly two decades.
Sponsored by the Gender Relations Center, the Department of Film, Television & Theatre, and the GeNDer Studies Program.