Reduce fear and improve interpersonal communications, negotiating and public speaking skills.
• How to be authentic and comfortable discussing your art in social situations
• How to successfully pitch your work or ask for money in meetings with presenters and funders
• Strategies for identifying specific goals and objectives in order to more effectively and accurately represent yourself and your work.
• Personalized feedback and guidance on content, verbiage, physical behavior and body language
WORKSHOP STRUCTURE & LOGISTICS:
• Lectures, small group activities, and role playing exercises
• Facilitated by a communications specialist with extensive experience training artists in public speaking and leadership skills
• One day workshop
• For up to 20 artists of all disciplines and all career stages
What People Are Saying
“Even though I was very nervous, I felt very safe in the workshop. Kirby does a wonderful job of giving positive feedback and making you feel you can accomplish your communication goals.”
– Verbal Communications Workshop Participant