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7th June
10:00 to 14:00
20 You will earn 20 bronze points for completing this activity.
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Babbling Vagabonds Storytelling Theatre Workshop: I Am The Hero Of My Own Story

7th June 10:00 to 14:00
Join theatre company, Babbling Vagabonds, to explore how we can use story and storytelling to tell our past and map out our future. In this workshop you will discover the transformative power of story and narrative to explore wellbeing and connectivity with our world and the people in it.

We are all the heroes of our own story. Our story can tell others about where we have come from, and who we are, but we can also use storytelling to help map out the paths we wish to travel along and identify the tools we require to aid us on our quest to be the person we want to be.

This workshop will allow you to reframe your story so far within the parameters of the Monomyth Story Structure, as identified by Joseph Campbell in his book The Hero With A Thousand Faces. It will enable you to explore your strengths that have brought you to this place so far, to investigate the challenges that could derail your journey onward, and equip you with the tools that can help you overcome them.

This workshop will help you build confidence in telling your story, and map out future pathways and help prepare you for your journey with resilience and inbuilt strategies for maintaining your wellbeing.

This opportunity is being facilitated by the theatre company Babbling Vagabonds. You can find out more about their work here:

Homepage - Babbling Vagabonds

In A Nutshell...

  • Tell Your Story... be able to use your own narrative to tell your journey so far. Gain confidence and skills in your ability to share your story with others.
  • Map Your Future ... be able to plot routes to take you onward. Setting goals, identifying the strengths you possess and the skills and aids that you need to acquire to help you reach your happy ending.
  • Equip Yourself For Your Journey ... identifying the aids and skills that will help you meet the challenges ahead, and where to find them.
  • Embed Wellbeing Into Your Practice... incorporate strategies for ensuring your wellbeing is at the heart of your work and life.
  • Earn up to 20 Rise points ... which can be recognised within your degree.

Schedule

  • place 10:00 to 14:00 on 07/06/23 - Brooks 2.47
    I Am The Hero Of My Own Story