Public Speaking Practice Saturday (FREE for first timers)

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Every week on Saturday

Theatre Deli - Deli Bar & Rehearsal Studios

2 Finsbury Ave · London

How to find us

"Head for the Theatre Deli Bar on the corner of Wilson Street and Whitecross Place, enter through the bar and head for the door named 'Studios'. Taking the next left door, you will reach the studios on the first floor."

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Details

-- This event is for beginners.

Come and get the chance to speak in a supportive and friendly environment. Public Speaking will boost your confidence and give you more power to speak and to be listened to in both your personal and professional life.

-- What makes this public speaking session different from others you ask?

There is a strong emphasis on self-expression, creativity, trial and error, and most importantly, speaking practice!

-- What will you gain from this event?

- Gain confidence by overcoming your fear of public speaking
- Learn to think on your feet with our Impromptu speaking format
- Get feedback and improve your public speaking with a real audience
- Tips and opportunities to practice: body language, voice, tone, pitch, uses of stories, use of pauses, humour, etc...

-- Here's how it works:

*I may choose to change the format from time to time based on numbers, and to practice different aspects of public speaking in order to keep it challenging*

You will put your name in a hat/bowl and when your name is chosen, you will be asked to perform.

You will speak for 2 minutes on a random topic given by the audience. This is called an impromptu speech.

We will do 2-3 rounds of speaking followed by a feedback session at the end of the workshop.

-- Public Speaking suggestions:

TIP: Give your impromptu speech the following 3 sections below.

1. Introduction ("Today, I'm going to talk about....")
2. Body ("Here is my personal experience....")
3. Conclusion ("So, my key message is ....")

Each speech is to be 2 minutes long.

You're not obligated to speak, although I may strongly encourage you to do so.

-- What to bring: *There are no mandatory necessities which you must bring*.

-- Dress Code: *There is no dress code*. However, it is best practice that you wear the attire for the occasion which you are practicing for.

-- Where to find us:

Official instructions from the Theatre Delicatessen:

Closest underground stations: Moorgate and Liverpool Street - both 5 minutes walk away

"Head for the Theatre Deli Bar on the corner of Wilson Street and Whitecross Place, enter through the bar and head for the door named 'Studios'. Taking the next left door, you will reach the studios on the first floor."

Floor 1 - *Studio: 2 or 3* - When you arrive please reception for for directions

Theatre Delicatessen
DELI STUDIOS - REHEARSAL ROOMS & BAR
2 Finsbury Avenue
EC2M 2PF

-- Should you have any problems locating the venue, please feel free to contact me before the start of the event.

-- *This event is FREE - for first timers only* -

FIRT TIMERS PLEASE NOTE: You MUST book a free "First timer" ticket through Eventbrite and present this on attendance. Failure to do so means that you will need to pay £10. This is a measure intended to keep control of the number of students attending the event.

Eventbrite Ticket - https://bit.ly/2W90qVL

Cost: £10 per session

Discount: Pay for 4, but receive 5 sessions. Please contact me if interested.

- Payment methods: Cash in hand, Card reader, Eventbrite, PayPal ([masked]),

Spaces limited strictly to 15.

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