Take the Free Courses: Coaching DI, HI, POI, and Duo
Performance Breakdown: Crafting a Duo Interp » Coaches and students can go behind the curtain at the process of putting together a Duo from start to finish. Through script notation, video, and narration, 2019 Duo finalists Ethan Gambriel and Tyler Simpson share the story behind the cutting, blocking, practicing, and performing of their piece, A Tiny Miracle With a Fiberoptic Unicorn.
Intro to Coaching: Dramatic and Humorous Interp » Find considerations for selecting literature, sample cuttings, activities for characterization, warm-ups, and more in this course authored by Hall of Fame members Meg Howell-Haymaker and Deborah Simon.
Intro to Coaching: Program Oral Interpretation » Dive deeper into coaching POI with esteemed coach Renea Moss. Coaches will learn to:
- Explain the purpose, key terms, and general rules of POI to students.
- Assist students in finding, refining, and defining an argument for their piece.
- Lead students in starting a cutting and shaping a character's look and mannerisms.
- Demonstrate the proper way to handle a binder.