On episode #99 of the Speak Up Storytelling podcast, Matthew and Elysha Dicks talk storytelling!
In our follow up segment, we discuss firehouse and stripper poles as well as upcoming shows and workshops, all online!
STORYTELLING SHOWS 2020
July 11: Solo show at MOPCO Improv Theater (7:30 PM) (virtual) STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS 2020
July 11: Advanced storytelling workshop in partnership with MOPCO Improv Theater (11:00-6:00 PM) (virtual) In our Homework for Life segment, Matt talks about moments that have more than one beat, and how the smaller side of a large moment often makes for the best story.
Next we listen to a story by Katie Field.
Amongst the many things we discuss include:
Subtly in storytelling
Living your story as you tell it
Breaking the rules
Define characters throughout a story
Centering thoughts in scenes
Next we answer a questions about The Moth StorySLAM community and Elysha's view on Matt's storytelling.
Lastly, we each offer a recommendation.
Strawberry rhubarb crumble: https://bit.ly/2Zzu22s Matt:
Art as a gift _______________________________________________
Moth GrandSLAM story: "Genetic Flaws" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajU08oQxbDo
"We adopted two cats. Our kids' reaction was... unexpected" -
Greetings Little One: https://greetingslittleone.typepad.com
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