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How To Tell A 5 Minute Kickbutt Story

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How To Tell A 5 Minute Kickbutt Story

Time: February 28, 2011 from 6:15pm to 9pm
Location: workshop
Street: 42 Province Street
City/Town: Boston, MA 02116
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Event Type: workshop/open, mic
Organized By: andrea lovett
Latest Activity: Feb 28, 2011

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How to Tell a Kick Butt 5 minute story.
Come and enjoy a 2 hour workshop on finding a story from your life experience with coaching and pointers on performance. Storytelling is a whole performance art unto itself.

In this workshop you will begin to learn how storytelling differs from theater, stand up and twisting balloon animals and how to mine your life experience to craft a story. Followed by an open mic opportunity to tell your story to an audience.

Limited to 16 and minimum of 6 to run. Please arrive by 6:15 to sign in workshop begins at 6:30pm. Taught by professional massmouth tellers.

Andrea Lovett; professional storyteller, performance coach, and story lover.

Esther Pizeck who was ADA ,Assistant District Attorney for Mass. now  using her storytelling skills to teach workshops in personal narratives.

Feb..28th Andrea Lovett and Ester Pisczeck

The cost is $20 for the workshop . Come learn how to construct a kickbutt story in 5 mins. using an econmy of words. Choose the right words for the right stories. We've had three winners.

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Grand Prize for South Shore Grand Slam Story Slam generously donated by Nicolette Heavey and Stories In The Streets (A Maine Get Away)

Stories in the Streets in an outreach literacy program that focuses on families in at-risk areas and fosters community engagement in storytelling by: 1) Creating opportunities for public storytelling wherever families gather — a farmer’s market, laundromat, or food line; and, 2) Offering storytelling workshops that raise family engagement in literacy, cultural awareness and community understanding.  The program is currently active in Lawrence, Brockton and Randolph.


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