Workshops: Finding the Storyteller in You

Bring Connie and the gift of storytelling to your community! (See description below.)

Connie’s next scheduled “Finding the Storyteller in You” workshop is in Jonesborough, TN on October 5th right before the National Storytelling Festival weekend. Contact the International Storytelling Center for more information or register here.

A one-day workshop to:

  • Develop skill in telling stories
  • Explore the legacy of memories
  • Gain confidence in speaking
  • Connect with your listeners

All are welcome:

  • Writers
  • Teachers
  • Sales professionals
  • Grandparents
  • Tellers
  • Youth workers
  • Ministers
  • Attorneys
  • Presenters
  • And all those who are curious

“Give people a fact or an idea and you enlighten their minds; tell them a story and you touch their souls.” 

Hasidic proverb

During the workshop participants will:

  • Practice deep listening skills
  • Discover innate capacity as a storyteller
  • Draw on personal and cultural images and memories to shape narrative
  • Learn how to ‘embody’ stories
  • Cultivate and enjoy the bond that forms between teller and listener

As a teacher, Connie Regan-Blake invites deep listening and telling on many levels. Her approach is welcoming, powerful and fun. Her teachings can be useful in the corporate world, with family and friends or on stage. Together, we will create an encouraging, playful and appreciative community as we learn through oral exercises and story-partnering. Join in a celebration of stories and creativity.

Contact Connie for her fees and availability.

What participants are saying:

“It was a rich and fulfilling experience. You have a great gift for creating an environment in which it’s safe to be open and honest. You’re also particularly skilled in helping others use the ordinary experiences of a personal life to find common ground with everyone and anyone.”

“I like the direct, practical connection between the exercises and their purpose and usefulness.”

Learn more about other individual workshops coming up:

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