The Power of Yes! Brought to you by Dignity Memorial

By March 28, 2017Spring 2017

Say Yes to The Power of Yes!

Get ready to laugh and learn from two of Edmonton’s funniest and inspiring popular media personalities!

Join Donovan Workun (Atomic Improv & CBC’s Irrelevant Show) and Graham Neil (CTV Award winning Entertainment Reporter) as they present the dynamic Power of Yes! workshop on the main stage at the Edmonton Woman’s Show.

Wouldn’t life be easier if people would just say yes to your ideas? If you could develop better relationships at work, with friends or at home with your family? This Spring, get a fresh start and pick up some new fun, informative strategies on how to build trust, influence others as well as make positive changes that will impact your life. Open your world to fresh ideas, new possibilities, and the chance to make unexpected discoveries by using the Power of Yes!

Led by Graham Neil and Donovan Workun of Atomic Improv, these presentations will teach you the creative techniques of improv and how to apply them to improve your life!

Life Well Celebrated! The “Power of Yes” presentations have been sponsored by Dignity Memorial | Hainstock’s Funeral Home | Memories Funeral Chapel | First Memorial Harmony Chapel

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Graham Neil (Bachelor of Journalism)

…is an international award-winning Senior Reporter at CTV Edmonton.  He has over 20 years’ experience in the broadcast industry and has covered beats from politics to arts & entertainment.  His stories have been featured on CTV National News, E!Talk, and CNN.  Some of his most memorable interviews include Tom Cruise, Jennifer Lopez, The Rolling Stones, U2 and Robin Williams.

Graham’s colourful career has taken him from interviewing celebrities on the Hollywood Red Carpet, to performing stand-up at major comedy clubs and launching the ATB Edmonton Comedy Festival, and popular foodie festival BaconFest YEG. Combining business savvy with quick wit, Graham has lead numerous corporate improv and educational workshops in Canada and around the world.

Donovan Workun (Bachelor of Fun)

…is a three-time World Improv Champion with the internationally touring comedy troupe, Atomic Improv.  He has shared the improv stage with Wayne Brady (Whose Line is it Anyways?) and Mike Meyers (SNL & Austin Powers).  Donovan is a star of the hit national CBC radio program The Irrelevant Show and has also been featured in national commercials and movies, acting with Patrick Swayze, Kiefer Sutherland and Demi Moore.

In 2012, Donovan was selected as a feature performer at the Canada Olympic House during the London Olympics. He continues to share his talents delivering hundreds of educational workshops in the public and private sector. With over two decades of veteran comedy experience, Donovan is considered the top corporate improv instructor in Alberta.

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