For me, this is the way to go!When I started in Voice Over, there weren't any "classes" in my area. This was in the early '90s. I was even attending an acting, film, and theatre university. People in my area were involved in voice over, but it was a sideline to their teaching, film and… Continue reading 1 on 1 coaching
It's the beginning of November and I haven't written on my blog since August... It's hard to get back into the mind set, as I've been at a kind of standstill since the beginning of September. Has this ever happened to you? I have a game plan, an overview, a list of things that I… Continue reading Forced or Self-Imposed Hiatus?
Today, let's talk positivity-ness. Positiveness. Positively. You know who's nice? Everybody that I've talked to recently. For like the last 2 months. I've been reaching out to strangers. Generally, to just say thank you. I've learned so much in the last 3 months, I can't even begin to whittle it all down. All those… Continue reading You Know Who’s Nice?
In the time when we weren't actually working at the mic, discussion in the class turned to equipment, I think on the 2nd day of the 4 day workshop. It's important to feel in any class, that what you're learning is what I'll call "best practices". Knowledge and information that is current, accurate and… Continue reading opinion-Coaching & Value for Money #5
So, to pick up, I've finished my first of 4 sessions in my next group workshop setting. I feel that I selected the right course. I worked in voice over for many years, then let it idle for 20 years while I continued stage acting. However, I have acting experience, VO experience, public speaking, blah,… Continue reading opinion-Coaching & Value for Money #4
After a recent group workshop I knew that I wanted another class, but this time: I wanted it to be focused toward intermediate or advanced students only. It needed a limited number of students. My first was too large and I didn't spend as much mic time as I would have liked. That course started… Continue reading opinion-Coaching & Value for Money #3
Whether you're studying one-on-one with a coach, or in a group workshop, make sure you're getting value for your money. What does that mean? If your goal is to spend as much time as possible at the mic, reading copy and getting feedback from an experienced VO coach, whether they are a working talent,… Continue reading opinion: Coaching & Value for Money-#2