STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS. Jules takes groups though a highly participative, experiential process of mining, crafting, sharing and exploring stories, which serves to build effective teams and develop stronger relationships in the group dynamic. These workshops have been held for community groups, University Classes and Corporate teams. Workshops vary from 1-3 hours.
STORY ANIMATION WORKSHOPS. In classes at the McKinney Center in Jonesborough, Tennessee, where Jules works full time as the Outreach Program Director, classes for youth and adults are available. In these classes, students are taught the basics of developing a personal short story, and creating a two-minute animated short, with voice-over, music and dialogue from these stories.
STORY TO PERFORMANCE CLASSES. As part of Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts, Jules teaches a new class each semester in which students develop the tools of storytelling, and create a unique story-based project each semester, such a student-written radio shows, performances, songs, and animated shorts.
SCRIPT WRITING, PLAYWRITING. As an experienced playwright, having written forty plays as wells as more than three seasons in writing for radio, Jules offers individual and group classes, helping students develop strong techniques in writing for theater and radio. Concentration on using personal or local stories to explore themes, motifs, and character development.
SKYPE SESSIONS. If you do not live in the Jonesborough, Tennessee, area and are unable to attend the regular classes, Jules offers Skype training in playwriting and script development.
To sign up for any of these offerings, please contact Jules for dates, times, and locations.