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Playing with Story Structure – (2 Day Virtual Workshop)
September 24, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 25, 2022
Do you want to deepen your understanding of the art and craft of storytelling? In this intimate two-day virtual workshop, participants will become more aware of the types of artistic choices they can make in storytelling. Participants will also be challenged to find multiple meanings in their stories as they experiment with structure.
On Day 1, we will review well-known story structures. On Day 2, we will cover less familiar, but equally creative and compelling story structures to add to participants’ repertoires, and participants will be invited to share their stories in a small group setting. Each day, participants will be guided through reflective prompts, engage in active listening, and flex their imagination as they make and/or re-interpret stories in a supportive, creative small group environment.
Instructor: Bernetta “Penny” Parson
Date: September 24 & 25 @ 10 AM PT – 12 PM PT / 1 PM ET – 3 PM ET
Eligibility: In order to enroll, you must have first taken Oral Storytelling 101* or Discover Your Story workshop**.
* If you have not already taken Oral Storytelling 101, you can enroll in our fully online recorded course to fulfill this eligibility requirement.
** If you have taken one of our special 2 hour workshops in the past 6 months (including any of our Immigrant-centered workshops) you are eligible to enroll.
If you are unsure if you qualify, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.orgENROLL