Turning back time, the one thing personalities should choose differently is building a background in theater. It may not be practical to start an acting career, but everyone can get involved with improv. One of the fundamental principles is to raise the stakes.

In this article, I’ll discuss the principle of how to raise the stakes in a radio break. including:

  • What it means to raise the stakes, and how it helps radio shows.
  • Why air personalities must turn up the volume and be all-in for a break to work. 
  • Key tips and techniques to help talent learn to naturally raise the stakes.

Raise The Stakes


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