Explore and write your own epic (s)hero monologue with Teaching Artist Saymoukda Vongsay at Rondo Community Library!
I. Conversation on Super/S/Heroes
Why are we drawn to certain superheroes, comic book series, science fiction universes, and alternate realities? What does that say about us? Identifying our own gifts and talents; Identifying an issue that we are passionate about; Exploring how we can use our unique gifts and talents to address the issue; Imagining ourselves as Super/S/Heroes; Imagining the ISSUE as a Super Villain:
- What characteristics do they have?
- What strengths/weaknesses do they have?
- What do they look/sound like?
- How can they be defeated?
II: Writing and Movement
Writing an epic monologue. Using theater techniques to practice our S/Hero monologues. Creating our S/Hero badge (optional, using construction paper+glue+scissors+markers)