Beginning January 7, Tuesdays from 8 PM to 11 PM Eastern Time, RISEedu Online Development presents a 6 Week Course called Making The Most of The Microphone, a course designed to train pro wrestling announcers, commentators and interviewers both from the ground up for those looking to break into the industry as well as refresh and sharpen the skills of those currently in these roles looking to become better overall performers.
The curriculum for the 6 Weeks is as follows:
Week 1: Facilitator and Student Introductions; Outlining The Three Primary Announcer Roles – Interviewer, Ring Announcer and Commentator; Match Structure – Understanding Stories Told in the Ring
Week 2: Card Structure – How to Build Emotion in the Audience from Match One to Match Done; Interviewer 101 – Be More Than a Glorified Mic Stand
Week 3: Ring Announcer 101 – The Conductor of the Live Event Emotional Roller Coaster; Commentary 101 – Calling It Like You See It
Week 4: Interviewer 201 – Filling in the Blanks; Ring Announcer 201 – Special Situations and Pacing the Show
Week 5: Commentary 201 – More Than What You See – Special Attractions and Main Events; All Roles – The Art of Smoke and Mirrors When Things Go Wrong
Week 6: Putting It All Together; Group Feedback and Ideas
Registration fee for this 6 Week Course is $500. Registration is now open at rise-wrestling.com/riseedu.