Mar 18, 2019
On episode #41 of the Speak Up Storytelling podcast, Matthew and Elysha Dicks talk storytelling!
In our followup segment, we congratulate friend of the podcast Robin Gelfenbien on her recent (and momentous) Moth StorySLAM victory. Robin is the producer and host of Yum's the Word, an award-winning NYC storytelling show and podcast:
Next, we pass on AirTable, a Homework for Life suggestion from a listener:
ALSO, UPCOMING SHOWS:
March 30: "Courage" at Real Art
April 14: "Voices of Hope" at the Mandell JJ, West Hartford, CT
April 27: "Put Me in Coach: Stories of Athletic Endeavors” at CHS
May 18: Speak Up Storytelling: Live podcast recording at CHS
June 8: “Nature Calls: Stories of the Outdoors” at Infinity Hall
August 17: Solo storytelling show, Taproot Theater, Seattle, WA
In our Homework for Life segment, we talk about the challenge of tell a hero story when the act of heroism is not all that impressive or interesting.
Next we listen to Tom Ouimet's story about a secret in his pants.
After listening, we discuss:
Next, we answer questions about critiquing stories and telling stories from a third person perspective.
Finally, we each offer a recommendation.
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STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS 2019
May 4: Storytelling workshop (beginner), CT
May 18: Storytelling workshop (advanced), CT Historical Society
June 1: Storytelling workshop (master class), CT Historical Society
July 29-August 2: Storytelling bootcamp, CT Historical Society
August 17: Storytelling workshop, Taproot Theater, Seattle, WA
October 25-27: Storytelling workshop, Kripalu Center for Yoga and Heath
December 6-8: Storytelling workshop, Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health