Category: Storytelling News

Workshop! Workshop! Featuring Sean Wellington

Sean (Wellington) is a displaced NYer living in NC. He has never published a book, climbed a big mountain or mastered an instrument. He is, however, the founder of GRIT: True Stories that Matter, which produces weekly events, kickass workshops and two podcasts. And he is grateful to be workshoping with the rest of the …

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Heidi Grandberry Featuring

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Heidi Grandberry was brought into this world against her will. Her childhood was spent in the Midwest where she became fluent in the language of Passive Aggression. Her comedy is dark while simultaneously engaging and thoughtful.

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A Quick Example of Narrator Vs Character

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These posts are adapted from the 20 minute lessons on story telling presented by Dan at the beginning of our Workshop! Workshop! show. I want to continue with the theme from the post the other day where we talked about how in first person narrative, you as the narrator is separate from you as a …

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Storytelling as Theater

You know you are your own assassin

These posts are adapted from the 20 minute lessons on story telling presented by Dan at the beginning of our Workshop! Workshop! show. In storytelling you are always aware, as narrator, that the audience is there. You’re talking directly to specific people in that crowd, you’re making eye contact and connecting with them. One trick …

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Andrew Rios will be featuring at Workshop! Workshop!

Andrew Rios is a story artist, filmmaker, designer, all around creative, world’s greatest dad and husband. He’s good friends with Mac MacDevitt. Andrew is psyched to workshop with us and we are equally excited to see what he’s currently working on. You can catch us at twitch.tv/storyluck. Monday at 6pm Central. Here is a link to …

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Character Vs Narrator Where is Your Sympathy

This could mean anything

These posts are adapted from the 20 minute lessons on story telling presented by Dan at the beginning of our Workshop! Workshop! show. Building off of what we talked about the other day, which is the concept that you as 1st person narrator can be separate from you as a character. This gives you a …

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Character Vs Narrator as Storytelling Concept

Narrator Vs Character Two Yous

These posts are adapted from the 20 minute lessons on story telling presented by Dan at the beginning of our Workshop! Workshop! show. One idea that’s intuitive to implement in terms of storytelling, is the idea that you as a narrator are separate from the you as a character in your story. But it’s learned …

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99 Second Stories

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We love this new genre. Embrace the 99 second format. We want to encourage you to tell your own 99 second stories. We want to encourage you to work on this video form. Play around with the video functions on your phone or your computer. Experiment with backgrounds. I think there are more performers out …

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Workshop! Workshop! – January 25th, 2021

A story

Monday, January 25th, at 6pm Central/7pm Eastern we will be working on storytelling with special guest Suzii Galvan. Asked to describe herself, Suzii told us: “I’m Suzii, small town girl from the valley of California. Self taught mix medium artist, Podcast host of Just. Press. Foreplay., and dog mom of 3. Lover of the metaphysical, …

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Trish Sullivan

Trish Sullivan is a Chicago stand-up comedian and storyteller who has been described as having “big mom energy.” She has lived most of her life in Chicago but moved to Omaha, Nebraska, for two and a half years and began taking improv comedy classes and transitioned to stand up comedy. She came to storytelling by …

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