CONNECT workshop for Creatives: Confident Comms

15th Feb, 2021 1:00 pm - 3:15 pm
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For many, the use of digital platforms as a means to deliver presentations, pitches or pre-recorded video is a whole new world raising a range of new challenges and edging even the most confident presenter out of their comfort zone and yet it’s never been more important to be confident, clear and communicate effectively to connect with your intended audience to get your message across.

We will be helping you learn how to hold the space, develop your communication skills and boost your confidence to ensure clear communication during engagements, helping you get your message across, being heard and delivering a positive, impactful presentations. We will be sharing some communication theory, our experience, hints and tips from Mortal Fools drama practitioners.

We will not be exploring functionality of platforms or technical elements – this is a communication skills workshop run by an experienced theatre practitioner.

This workshop covers:

Post workshop – all participants will receive workshop notes with resources highlighted and you will get access to a Mortal Fools Facebook group, so you can ask questions and of course, offer each other peer to peer support and advice.

About the Facilitator

Mortal Fools is a multi award-winning theatre, drama and creative learning charity. CONNECT is their unique training and professional development programme for organisations and individuals that uses practical training to help people to grow and thrive.

Suitable for: Artists and creatives in the Arts and Culture sector working in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

Please note, we charge a fully refundable deposit to encourage attendance. Refunds will be sent to attendees within 36 hours of the event/course end date. If you are unable to attend, please let us know at least 2 days before the event/course start date. Those who fail to cancel their ticket or attend will forfeit their deposit.

If you have any questions, please email

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CONNECT workshop for Creatives: Confident Comms

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