Discover The Storyteller Within You 2: Storytelling With Pictures

By Ana Sousa Gavin

30 April 2016 (Sat)
9:30am – 12:30pm

Level 5, Possibility Room
National Library Building
100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064
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Course Fee: $50.00
Eventbrite Registration Fee: $2.50

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SYNOPSIS
In this hands-on workshop, adults will learn how to tell stories orally using visual support materials to guide their audience’s imagination.  This workshop is suitable for storytellers who target young audiences aged 3 to 10 years old. When you allow your audience to use your visual support materials to retell the story, they will be learning many skills, such as vocabulary, comprehension, sequencing, and story recall. We will play a game to understand the story elements while creating a story and discuss storyboarding. Finally participants will create visual support materials to tell a story in a group and receive positive feedback.

AIMS

  • Use pictures of scenes when telling a story (similar to the Kamishibai method)
  • Use pictures of characters when telling a story
  • Draw while telling a story
  • Use the picture transformation method when telling a story

About the trainer: Ana Sousa Gavin

Ana Sousa Gavin

Ana Sousa Gavin is an experienced storyteller and trainer, qualified in Psychology and Early Years Education. She has a great passion for storytelling and believes that anyone can be a storyteller with their own personal style.

Registration Details

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Minimum – Maximum Number of Participants: 15 – 25 pax

Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation of workshop, two weeks before the workshop date.

All ALAP workshops serve tea-breaks and provide course handouts.

Cancellation & Substitution

The workshop can be cancelled or postponed two weeks before the workshop date if the minimum number of participants is not met. Participants will be fully refunded for workshops cancelled by us.

Participants who are unable to attend a workshop they have registered for are to inform us of the reason two weeks before the workshop date. They will be fully refunded in the event of extenuating and mitigating circumstances ( E.g. illness, bereavement, accidents) . Those who inform us later than two weeks before the workshop date will receive a 50 % refund. Participants can also opt to attend another course at the same value within the same year.

Upon registration, you are deemed to have read and understood the cancellation, withdrawal and substitution policy and accept the terms contained therein.