Catherine Burns

Artistic Director, The Moth

Catherine Burns is artistic director of The Moth and a frequent host of the Peabody Award-winning “The Moth Radio Hour.” She is the editor of the New York Times best-seller The Moth: 50 True Stories and the director of the Off-Broadway solo show Helen and Edgar, which was called “utterly absorbing and unexpectedly moving” by Ben Brantley of The New York Times. Prior to The Moth, she directed and produced television and independent films, interviewing such diverse talent as Ozzy Osbourne, Martha Stewart, and Howard Stern.

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