Speak Up Storytelling

By Matthew and Elysha Dicks

Learn to tell better stories from the producers of Speak Up, a Hartford-based storytelling organization. 36-time Moth StorySLAM champion and 6-time GrandSLAM champion Matthew Dicks partners with his wife, Elysha Dicks, to share stories recorded from years of Speak Up shows and offer strategies and advice on these stories, all in an effort to help you tell the best stories.

  1. 1.
    "Remembering Your Story" with special guest Thomas Krafft
    1:27:51
  2. 2.
    Questions Answered!
    1:11:43
  3. 3.
    Donna Shubrooks: "Driveway Interview"
    54:17
  4. 4.
    SPECIAL EPISODE #5: Real Life People in a Book - "Twenty-one Truths About Love"
    45:24
  5. 5.
    SPECIAL EPISODE #4: Stumbling Blocks - "Twenty-one Truths About Love"
    27:04
  6. 6.
    SPECIAL EPISODE #3: My Cover Designer and Me - "Twenty-one Truths About Love""
    20:17
  7. 7.
    SPECIAL EPISODE #2: My Editor and Me - "Twenty-one Truths About Love"
    27:28
  8. 8.
    SPECIAL EPISODE #1: The Birth of a Book - "Twenty-one Truths About Love"
    23:36
  1. 9.
    Sue Huggans: "Handling Money"
    1:03:19
  2. 10.
    "The Other Mother" book launch event
    1:51:12
  3. 11.
    Matthew Dicks: "Wonder Woman Breakdown"
    31:00
  4. 12.
    Scott Gawlicki: "Body Parts and Gambling"
    1:13:47
  5. 13.
    David Golder: "The Baby Bird"
    1:13:27
  6. 14.
    Emily Apter: "Time Capsule"
    1:16:52
  7. 15.
    Cathy Dunn: "Roller Blades"
    1:09:15
  8. 16.
    John DeMeo: "Johnson's Grocery Store"
    1:07:48
  9. 17.
    Tracey Segarra: "Waiting for Dad"
    1:06:18
  10. 18.
    Storytelling Workshop Sneak Peak
    2:06:45
  11. 19.
    Ann Guo: "Waiting for an Answer"
    1:10:29
  12. 20.
    Clara and Charlie Dicks: "3-2-1"
    1:35:40
  13. 21.
    Katherine Field: "Cat Versus Dog"
    1:19:52
  14. 22.
    Kat Koppett: "Prayers for Aslan"
    1:29:07
  15. 23.
    Roszena Haskins: "Combination"
    1:18:02
  16. 24.
    Kathy Binder: "Permanence and Regret"
    1:18:16
  17. 25.
    Ron and Marcus Apter: "The Race"
    1:17:18
  18. 26.
    Lisa Ferguson: "The Sailboat"
    1:16:37
  19. 27.
    Strategies for Communicating and Performing Via Video Conferencing Platforms
    54:41
  20. 28.
    Monica Malaver: "My American Dream"
    1:22:18
  21. 29.
    Tom Moore: "First Impressions"
    1:03:08
  22. 30.
    Ellen Feldman Ornato: "Sisters Fight"
    1:18:11
  23. 31.
    Matthew Dicks: Crafting a Story ("News of Divorce")
    1:11:02
  24. 32.
    Matthew Dicks: "Trio" (rebroadcast)
    1:06:25
  25. 33.
    Matthew Dicks: "Holding On By a Thread"
    1:33:44
  26. 34.
    Talia Pollock: "Who Am I?"
    1:26:05
  27. 35.
    Lael Lloyd: "I Wanted In"
    1:18:53
  28. 36.
    Storytelling Forensics: "Turtle"
    1:04:14
  29. 37.
    Ana Guo: "Crashing"
    1:21:06
  30. 38.
    John Smith-Horn: "I'm Late"
    1:16:07
  31. 39.
    Devan Sandiford: "Words Matter"
    1:06:42
  32. 40.
    Storytelling Forensics: "The Avocado Melt"
    1:04:19
  33. 41.
    John Cuyler: "The Cavalry"
    1:14:31
  34. 42.
    Storytelling Forensics: "Searching for the Holy Grail"
    1:30:57
  35. 43.
    Live from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health with Kathy Binder (Part 2)
    57:41
  36. 44.
    Live from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health with Kathy Binder (Part 1)
    48:38
  37. 45.
    Joey Meyer: "Nice job, Joey"
    1:11:45
  38. 46.
    "Twenty-one Truths About Love" Book Launch
    2:04:09
  39. 47.
    Storytelling Forensics: "Naked and Wet"
    1:28:02
  40. 48.
    Chris Gaffney: "Suddenly there was a baby"
    1:31:29
  41. 49.
    Live from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health (Part 2)
    1:13:08
  42. 50.
    Live from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health (Part 1)
    1:22:55

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