The Art of Effective StoryTelling


The Art of Effective StoryTelling


Online via Zoom!

Investment – $125

Student/Low Income 20% off

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The Art of Effective StoryTelling


Zoom link given with registration


To make a story come alive! Do you want to learn how?

Using techniques of text analysis used by the greatest of storytellers, we will mine the treasures of the story and breathe our own life into them. What is it like to meet the text and to have it meet you? What is it like to sense that you are truly telling the story as though it was your own? To affect the audience with a deeper meaning; which is why we are drawn to stories – they touch us on a deep level.

This four hour workshop will show you the tools used in the finest of acting programs. It will reveal the magic behind the curtain – just why some speakers are so very good at being clear with message. (There will be one half hour break during the workshop.)

Want to take your audience on a journey? Want to join them for the ride? Sign up! This workshop is for you.

We will cover:

Text Analysis

Technical Aspects of Delivery

Organic/Natural connection to word and story

Authentic Presence with Audience.

Investment –

Regular Rate – $125 

Zoom link given with registration

Student/Low Income 20% off with code STUDENT20

**In the interest of increasing accessibility to self care and professional development tools for BIPOC, further reductions are available. Email me directly

Melissa Grogan is a Vocal Expert with 21 years teaching experience. She is an Associate Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework, has studied Knight-Thompson Speechwork, Presence with Patsy Rodenburg, and Body-Mind Centering at the Body-Mind Centering Institute and with Bonnie Bainbridge-Cohen. She is currently pursuing a certificate as a Somatic Movement Educator, and has certifications as a yoga teacher and pranic healing practitioner. She has worked in film and TV, most notably as the Dialect Coach for the AMC series The Son, starring Pierce Brosnan. Clients have included yogis, Somatic Therapists, actors such as Kyle Chandler (Wolf of Wallstreet, Super 8), Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco (MSNBC), Craig Nigh (Breaking Bad), Yoga and Voice teachers, and people looking to express their True Self.


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