Updated: Jan 7, 2020
The PodUK 2020 schedule is here! Check it out, plan your day, go grab your entry tickets & reserve tickets! (King Falls AM fans please GO HERE FIRST, before purchasing an entry ticket.) Info on all workshops & panels below. Reminder: live shows will NOT need reserve tickets.
10:15 - 11:30 Pitching Your Podcast - Hosted by Ella Watts.
Join Ella as she uses her industry know-how and encyclopaedic knowledge of podcasting to teach you how to create a pitch take can your podcast to the likes of the BBC.
11:45 - 13:00 From Script To Air - Hosted by King Falls AM
How does a King Falls AM episode get made? Find out from the guys themselves! They'll take you through the process that takes an idea from their minds and puts it into podcasting format.
13:15 - 14:30 Business 101 For Your Podcast - Hosted by Margeurite Kenner
The creative work is done, but what about everything else? Escape Artists co-owner and technology lawyer Marguerite Kenner walks you through all the business basics you need to set your podcast up for success.
14:45 - 16:00 We're Alive Audio Storytelling Analysis In this workshop, KC Wayland will use hand-picked audio to demonstrate how different audio production methods are used to produce the impressive sound design of We're Alive.
16:15 - 17:30 Not the Same Old Story: Creating Great Narratives For Your Podcast! - Hosted by Fiona Howat (What Am I Rolling) & Naomi Clarke (Power Word Roll)
There's nothing like a really good story to help your listeners get invested, but writing an engaging narrative can be tricky and hard to maintain. Learn to become an epic storyteller in this workshop, whether you're monologuing like 'Welcome to Night Vale' or working as a team like 'The Adventure Zone', you can create a podcast that's always worth tuning in for!
About the panellists: Naomi has had a fascination with the elements of story most of her life, from fairytales in her early years to epic myth at university. Now Naomi makes audio drama podcast Power Word Roll, and helps introduce others to the power of stories via the charity No More Damsels. Fiona is an e-learning content developer at St George’s, University of London, specialising in video and audio creation and development. She is the founder and main GM for ‘What Am I Rolling?’, a twice-monthly RPG one-shot podcast which introduces different RPG systems and genres to both new and experienced players. Her passions include storytelling, podcasting and social deduction games!
10:15 - 11:15 How to Make an Actual Play Podcast - Hosted by Ellie Sparrow & Maxamillian John
For fans of role-playing games, improv and collaborative storytelling – join Ellie Sparrow (Flintlocks and Fireballs) and Maxamillian John (Pax Fortuna!, The Infinite Bad) as they discuss how they made their actual play podcasts and tips on how you can make your own.
11:30 - 12:30 10 Years of We're Alive - Hosted by We're Alive Cast & Crew: KC, Blaire & Christian
10 years is a long time to keep anything going, let alone a podcast! A few of the cast and crew from We're Alive is here to tell you how they've managed to do just that.
13:15 - 14:15 The PodUK 2020 Audio Drama Panel - Hosted by Ella Watts, ft. Alex Newall (Rusty Quill, Magnus Archives), Osytein Brager (The Amelia Project), Kyle & Eric (King Falls AM) & more to be announced!
After its huge success at PodUK 2019, the Audio Drama panel is returning! We're featuring a whole host of fantastic names in audio drama ready to tell all about their audio drama experience, and answer your questions.
14:30 - 15:30
Voice Acting With King Falls AM - Hosted by KFAM's Eric, Kyle, Noah & Trent
Come meet the team that make up the voices of King Falls AM, Kyle Brown, Eric Kimelton, and podcast acting all-stars, Trent Shumway and The Noah James. Each of these gentlemen have won or been nominated for acting awards in podcasting.
During this panel expect to learn about performance, character, tips, tricks and how to make the most of the words on the page.
15:30 - 16:30 King Falls AM Meet n' Greet
They've come all the way from California, and they want to meet you! Eric, Kyle, Noah & Trent will be meeting and greeting their UK fans - your chance for an autograph, a selfie, and a great time!
17:15 - 18:15
The PodUK 2020 Horror Panel - ft. Alex Newall (The Magnus Archives), Alasdair Stuart (Escape Artists) Gemma Amor (Calling Darkness) & David Ault (NoSleep/Shadows at the Door)
Join some of the best names in UK horror podcasting in what will probably be our spookiest panel of the day!