Voiceteria Offers Advanced Voiceover Class Baton Rouge Saturday March 27
- Voiceteria Offers Advanced Voiceover Class Baton Rouge Saturday March 27
FROM MELINDA WALSH & JEFF FORD, VOICETERIA/Ford Sound Design
From Stage to Studio: The Art and Business of Voice Acting
SATURDAY March 27, 2010 /9:30AM-4:30PM
18389 Petroleum Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Are you an actor who¡¦d like to earn more money working at your craft by doing voiceovers? This overview by voiceover veterans Jeff Ford (Producer) and Melinda Walsh (Voiceover artist) can help you learn how to create a new source of income by adapting the acting skills you already have.
This five-hour workshop is structured so that you get not only one-on-one evaluation and coaching from a working professional producer and voice actor, you¡¦ll also learn producing skills that you can apply to your own performance and that of your fellow actors. You¡¦ll work from actual voiceover scripts and walk away with an audio CD of your workshop performance.
Although some stage acting techniques carry over, there are some specific techniques that voice actors use. In this workshop you¡¦ll learn:
X Studio techniques that make you sound like a seasoned pro
X The common mistake every stage actor makes the first time
X What a recording session is like and what¡¦s expected of you
X How to interpret a script and do a great cold read
X Proven tips to handle difficult producers and sessions
X The one thing NEVER to say in a voiceover session
X Voiceover techniques that can improve your on-camera performance
X How creating the character that is ¡¥you¡¦ can help you nail a read
X How to get started in the business
Come learn what the voiceover business is all about and how to make extra money as a voiceover artist. Investment is $225.00 until March 1, 2010, and $250.00 until the day of the workshop¡Xeasily recouped with just one or two voiceover jobs.
Class is limited to ten voice actors and acting experience is preferred but not necessary. Even if you are simply looking to gain more confidence when speaking professionally, this workshop can help. Reserve your place today, don¡¦t let someone else get the voiceover job you could have gotten!
For more information and to register, please contact Voiceteria@... or call 225-383-7161 M-F between 9AM and 5:30PM for information on how to secure your place in the workshop.
About Jeff and Melinda
Jeff Ford is an award winning producer, director, composer and studio owner who has produced thousands of audio projects using the best talent the voiceover industry has to offer. He has recently worked with Aaron Eckhart and Forrest Whitaker voicing projects as well recording "Scooby doo and Shaggy" for Mattel and for McDonalds in England.
Melinda Walsh is a seasoned voice actress who estimates she has spent over 15,000 hours in the studio or on a film set, creating award-winning audio projects that have been heard around the world for clients such as Canon Cameras and Exxon-Mobil. She is also an experienced writer, producer and director of both radio and TV projects as well as a voiceover instructor, media coach, and marketing consultant.