BSC Class: Storytelling Fundamentals – Crafting Tales That Captivate Any Audience
Event on 2017-07-17 19:00:00
Everyone loves a good story. Whether you are teaching a lesson, leading a meeting or presentation, or going on a date, storytelling is an incredible approach to effective communication. But what makes a story stand out, and engage the listener? A dramatic hook, a funny anecdote or a solid button – all can encourage looking, increase understanding and snag the audience. This workshop uses interactive activities to teach the basics of good storytelling. In Storytelling Fundamentals – Crafting Tales That Captivate Any Audience, students will learn tips and tricks to make their stories fun, engaging, and interesting, and have a chance to workshop the beginnings of story with personalized feedback. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to craft a good story What elements are necessary for a story to be effective Dramatic tips and tricks for making any story interesting and engaging WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR Professionals, entrepreneurs, creatives, and communications strategists/marketers looking to work on their storytelling skills Professionals who have a story they are looking to polish for presentation Educators who want to use storytelling in their education plan **SPACE IS LIMITED** *Doors open at 6:45 PM, class starts at 7:00 PM sharp* INSTRUCTOR BIO Realizing the connection between improvisation and communication, The Engaging Educator (@TheEngagingEd), specializes in customized improv-based education. We provide classes that enhance public speaking, creativity, flexibility, positive risk-taking, teamwork and more by flexing improv muscles. Beyond our classes for educators and professionals, we also specialize in improv for high school students, corporate workshops, and improv for individuals on the autism spectrum, as well as individuals with cerebral palsy. The Engaging Educator is a passionate and talented team of educators, facilitators and professionals. Each of our Engagers brings a distinct style and energy to our brand of “Yes, And,” and all believe in the power of Improv as Continuing Education. SPACE PARTNER The Centre for Social Innovation (@csiSL) is a home for nonprofits and social entrepreneurs in New York City. They’re building a movement of passionate people committed to a better world. Learn more at http://nyc.socialinnovation.org/ ========================================== Refund Policy: Refunds can be issued in full up to 48 hours prior to the start of the class by contacting Be Social Change. Photo Policy: You will notice that our instructors take a few photos during class! We use these for social media and our own records. We will never post anything unflattering or embarrassing, but if you have an issue with your photo being taken, please let the instructor know.
at Starret-Lehigh Building
601 West 26th Street
New York, United States