The course includes guidance in the following preparation steps:
Class 1: Introduction
Class 2: Establishing Story, Genre & Performance Style, Recognizing the Author’s Main Voice, Shifts in Tone & Emotional Preparation
Class 3: Rapid Performance Text Analysis, Character Clues & Needful Pronunciation & Meaning
Class 4: Recognizing the 8 Critical Points of the Story Arc. Identifying Themes & Subplot
Class 5: Pulling It All Together. How to efficiently multi-task as you do your research and preparation for an entire book
You will be sent a link (within 24 hours of purchase) to a folder with all 5 class audio lessons and handouts. Work at your own pace.
Students are guided through each specific step to fully get ready to narrate the story. Students may write or record the homework once per week for each of the five lessons (homework is optional). Your teacher reviews all homework and comments are sent back to students for guidance. The audio lessons vary in length, from 15 — 35 minutes. Each of the 5 handouts vary in length containing information to clarify the audio lessons.