Slam Dunk: How to Slam a Story in Five Minutes or Less
Saturday, May 23
2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Edmonton Story Slam regulars and volunteers Susan Hagan, Margaret Macpherson, Amber Benders, and Bri Drury explain the format of their monthly event and demonstrate story types that get high scores. They discuss story planning, catchy introductions, engaging middles, and strong endings. They also share tips for finding the courage to read to an audience. Viewer participation is advised.