Jan 26, 2020
On episode #83 of the Speak Up Storytelling podcast, Matthew and Elysha Dicks talk storytelling!
In our follow up segment, we share about upcoming events in the Speak Up realm.
STORYTELLING SHOWS 2020
“Storytelling for Students” at Henry A. Wolcott School, West
February 22: “Leap: Stories of Daring Risks and Epic Failures” at Bears Smokehouse/District, New Haven, CT
March 21: Great Hartford StorySlam, Hartford Flavor Company
STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS 2020
February 1: Storytelling workshop (Beginner), CT
February 22: Storytelling workshop (Advanced), CT Historical Society
March 7: Storytelling workshop (Master class), CT Historical Society
March 21: Storytelling workshop (Advanced), CT Historical Society
July 27-31: Storytelling boot camp, CT Historical Society
In our Homework for Life segment, we talk about using First Last Best Worst as a part of our Homework for Life search for stories.
Next we listen to a story by Ana Guo.
Amongst the many things we discuss include:
Excellent opening sentences
Delivering the story as if you are re-living the story
The avoidance of process language
Educating the audience while illustrating aspects of yourself
Next we answer a question from a listener about Lady Gaga's Speech on Sexual Assault and Mental Health.
Lastly, we each offer a recommendation.
Purchase Storyworthy: Engage, Teach, Persuade, and Change Your Life Through the Power of Storytelling: https://amzn.to/2H3YNn3
Purchase Twenty-one Truths About Love: https://amzn.to/35Mz1xS
Homework for Life: https://bit.ly/2f9ZPne
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