The function of the opening is to grab the audience’s attention, clearly convey the basic message, outline the agenda and points that will supports the message.
The appropriate degree of the “grab’ will vary depending on the occasion and audience. Read more
For those who don’t like prep sessions, dry runs, murder boards, and mock interviews, here’s a bit of advice from the professionals who play on the biggest stages.
I recently had a conversation with Franc D’Ambrosio
, the actor/singer who was awarded the title of the “Worlds Longest Running Phantom”
(Phantom of the Opera). Read more