Beyond the Fourth Wall: Using Audience Interaction in Sexual Violence Prevention
During the 2010 National Sexual Assault Conference, which took place in Hollywood Sept. 1-3, 2010there were more than 80 workshops. The largest track was the Prevention Track sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Workshop Title: Beyond the Fourth Wall: Using Audience Interaction in Sexual Violence Prevention
- Ben Murie and Amber Kelly, Catharsis Productions
Description: Using examples from “Sex Signals, ” a two-person, 90-minute live theatrical presentation and facilitation that uses a unique combination of humor, improvisation, and theatre to explore dating, sex, and consent, as well as bystander behavior and moral responsibility, this workshop will illustrate how utilizing your audience can be part of a comprehensive sexual violence prevention effort. The session will also provide further insight for prevention experts on strengthening their skills through unconventional methods, proving there is often a method to what appears to be madness.
- Handouts [PDF]
To view a complete list of workshops, speakers and information related to the 2010 National Sexual Assault Conference, click here.