Winterpretive Workshop

Students will learn how to deliver interpretive speeches and bring “literature to life” in this intensive workshop, which will include:

  • Components of nonverbal communication (i.e. vocalics, kinesics, oculesics, etc.)
  • An overview of interpretive speaking & the general process for “cutting”
  • Instructions for character development
  • Text analysis questions for character sketches
  • General script formatting and preparation
  • Techniques for introducing an interpretive speech
  • How to analyze a performance on film
  • “Blind” & “deaf judge” critique sheets
  • Games, exercises to use throughout the year.
  • Practicum: Poetry and short script interpretations for delivery and critique literature

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