Storytelling Courses

Fiction chronologies

Posted on: December 11th, 2017 by StoryAndDrama

Fiction  chronologies There are several types of time in stories… The time it takes for events to happen Events time: the time that is evoked or described in a story / plot / process A trip that takes years, a sex scene lasting (only 😉 ) ten minutes A biography telling the life of a […]

Characters roles

Posted on: December 11th, 2017 by StoryAndDrama

The importance of characters Characters are the soul of stories Characters give meaning to actions, feel motivations and desires, have intentions, follow goals, engage in conflits of values, of opinion, of strategy, seduce or frighten the audience, make us react. They can be the mirror of our reality, or embody impossible fictions or baroque imaginations. […]

How to distribute information among characters

Posted on: December 11th, 2017 by StoryAndDrama

Who knows what in a story? Actually, it is one thing to BUILD plots, events, characters, and it is something else to INFORM the audience and the characters about those facts. Half of the drama power does not come from the way things are structured, but from the way they are told and revealed Imagine […]

Telling: a basic human need

Posted on: December 11th, 2017 by StoryAndDrama

Telling: a basic human need Let’s think about what our material is, when we deal with stories. As we noticed, everybody has the ability to tell, and we spend our lives telling or being told stories. Why can we tell? Think about where we come from: naked monkeys in a hostile nature, our success during […]

Free storytelling / scenario class. 2. The Plots

Posted on: May 11th, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

PDF, 20 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Table of contents 1. What is storytelling? 2. Plots 3. Characters 4. Mixing plots 5. Drama effects Definition One main object in storytelling is obviously the plot. A plot tells a series of actions centered on a character (that […]

Free storytelling / scenario class. 5. Drama effects

Posted on: March 23rd, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

PDF, 20 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Table of contents 1. What is storytelling? 2. Plots 3. Characters 4. Mixing plots 5. Drama effects Think smart, use tools and techniques A few basic principles can rule the telling of the final story. For example: Never say, […]

Storytelling – Working Method. Part 1.2. Story Project setup

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

Storytelling Working Method Part 1.2 PDF, 42 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Summary Presentation + download free PDF Part 1.1. Steps of work and working documents Part 1.2. Story Project setup Part 1.3. Story development Part 2. Brainstorm and research Part 3. Plots […]

Storytelling – Working Method. Part 1.3. Story development

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

Storytelling Working Method Part 1.3 PDF, 42 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Summary Presentation + download free PDF Part 1.1. Steps of work and working documents Part 1.2. Story Project setup Part 1.3. Story development Part 2. Brainstorm and research Part 3. Plots […]

Storytelling – Working Method. Part 5. Sending or making

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

Storytelling Working Method Part 5 PDF, 42 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Summary Presentation + download free PDF Part 1.1. Steps of work and working documents Part 1.2. Story Project setup Part 1.3. Story development Part 2. Brainstorm and research Part 3. Plots […]

Plots and characters development

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by StoryAndDrama

Storytelling Working Method Part 3 PDF, 42 pages Free! This work by Story&Drama / Ludovic Bablon is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Summary Presentation + download free PDF Part 1.1. Steps of work and working documents Part 1.2. Story Project setup Part 1.3. Story development Part 2. Brainstorm and research Part 3. Plots […]