PROSODY INTENSIVE #1
October 16 @ 8:00 am - October 17 @ 3:00 pm$100.00 – $250.00
A Two-Day Online Intensive in Prosody
A 4P Workshop
With Teachers Dawn-Elin Fraser and Tyler Seiple
October 16th-17th, 2021, 8:00am-3:00pm Pacific Time.
There will be a daily meal break from 11:00am to 12:00pm Pacific.
The Prosody Intensive is an exploration of the descriptive and experiential skills of prosodic awareness and embodiment, within the context of Knight-Thompson Speechwork. Open to anyone who has taken Experiencing Accents, this workshop is designed to increase possibilities for perceiving, describing, and performing the various components of speech prosody, including stress, syllabification, pitch, duration, and connectivity. We’ll explore the potential applications of these skills to English in an introductory way, while leaving plenty of room for integration into inhabiting any variety of human communication. Participants of all experience levels are welcome, as we’ll be focusing our work on the basics of prosody through play, curiosity, and experimentation.
This course will be online only. All documents and audio materials will be shared through an online platform. All sessions will be recorded and shared with participants.
Early Bird Registration at $250 USD is available through August 24, 2021. The full registration fee is $275 USD.
Please note that Experiencing Accents is a prerequisite for this workshop.
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 $100 USD to secure your place in the workshop. This is due six weeks prior to the start of the workshop, on September 4th, 2021. The full payment is due three weeks prior to the start of the workshop, on September 25th, 2021. If your plans change, and you are unable to attend, we will refund any payment less $75 USD if you inform us by October 2nd, 2021. After that date, however, no refunds are possible. Please plan accordingly.