Workshop: How NOT 2 Suck at Presenting: Acting 101 for Creatives with Megan Mead
Tuesday, May 02, 2017: 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
Have you ever felt like your presentation skills kind of suck? Does speaking with clients or groups of co-workers make your heart race, your voice shake and your palms sweaty? If you’re a professional in the creative industry, you know that our jobs don’t just include quietly creating behind a Mac. At some point, you will have to talk, explain, present and perform, which is easier said than done. If you haven’t reached your presentation potential, this Workshop will give you new tools—with a twist. Educational speaker Megan Mead has an extensive background in professional visual communication and over ten years of theatrical training, giving her a unique viewpoint straddling the world of performance and design. In this session, you will learn
• Why good performances are necessary for our industry
• How to improve your stage presence and presentation delivery
• A series of fun, interactive breathing, vocal and acting techniques used by acting professionals to improve their performances.