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December 12 @ 10:00 am - December 18 @ 6:00 pm

$200.00 – $900.00

A Six-Day Workshop in:

the sounds of the world’s languages

the physicality of speech actions

introducing descriptive phonetics

the skills of formal and informal speech


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Workshop Costs:       

VASTA Members    


ANY Union Members




* Use the code “vasta” when checking out.
** Use the code “unionpride” when checking out.
*** If you’re interested in repeating an “Experiencing…” workshop that you’ve already taken, contact us for discount code.

There is also a PART ONE ONLY OPTION for $500 ($400 with union membership)!

This three-day session (Part One) focuses on:

Awareness and practice of precise articulation action

The physical actions that produce all the sounds of the world’s languages—”Omnish”

Vocal Tract Posture—the articulatory basis for the sounds in accents and languages

This session will also prepare the participant for Part Two, which includes detailed phonetic transcription and an exploration of the skills of formal and informal speech. (No phonetic transcription will be used in Part One of the workshop.) Email knightthompsonspeechwork@gmail.com if interested in a PART ONE ONLY OPTION.



In order to plan effectively for these workshops, it’s important to have a clear sense of the commitment of potential participants. For that reason we ask for a deposit of $200 to secure your place in the workshop. This is due six weeks prior to the start of the workshop, on October 31st, 2020. The full payment is due three weeks prior to the start of the workshop, on November 21st, 2020. If your plans change, and you are unable to attend, we will refund any payment less $75 if you inform us by November 28th, 2020. After that date, however, no refunds are possible. Please plan accordingly.


December 12 @ 10:00 am
December 18 @ 6:00 pm
$200.00 – $900.00
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