deep, smooth, professional; character voices
Claire's natural voice is distinctively deep and soothing--commonly described as a natural radio voice. However, she is very versatile with voice "types" ranging from smooth-sexy to funny, to articulately professional for projects requiring descriptive narration, i.e. documentaries and corporate presentations. She is proficient in various accents including French, East Coast (i.e. Philadelphia, New York) Southern colloquial, West Coast "Valley Girl" and various ethnic levels of African American speech. Also proficient in speaking French or Rmglish with a French accent.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - USA and Canada
• French - European
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
• I offer copywriting services
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
My Home Base
, San Francisco, CA, Kauai, HI, California, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
French, Spanish, British accents
My Voice Experience
Claire Dobie is a former television news anchor and reporter in Philadelphia, Sacramento and San Francisco. She does commercial voiceovers for TV and radio as well as full length documentaries and sales videos. Her ten years experience in voiceover and on-camera work includes clients such as:
KRON-TV- San Francisco
KQED-TV- San Francisco
KOVR TV- Sacramento
National Advanced Systems
Coldwell Banker Bali Hai Real Estate -Kauai
Environmental Protection Agency- Bethesda, MD
Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare- Washington, DC
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa- Kauai HI
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
Kawailoa Development Corp.- Kauai, HI
YMCA of Kauai- Kauai
Citizens Utilities- Stamford, CT
Equitec Financial Group, Inc.- Oakland, CA
Wilcox Health System- Kauai, HI
Mortarotti-Ramirez Films- Oakland, CA
The Travel Channel- Los Angeles, CA
Claire’s voiceover demo tape includes original productions for the Dave Koz Sea Cruise, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Bain de Soleil, Round Up Weed Killer, Las Palmas Enchilada Sauce, and a promo for the 2007 KKSF Sampler for AIDS Relief.
A second video tape includes voiceovers for Coldwell Banker Bali Hai Realty (multiple desriptions of high end homes); a comercial for Cingular Cellular phones; a commercial for Grand Hyatt Kauai retail shops, and a PSA for the YMCA of Kauai,
Claire also has extensive on camera work, for the programming departments of KRON TV and KQED TV in San Francisco.
Claire is a cum laude graduate of Temple University in Philadelphia and holds a BA degree in Radio, TV and Film. She obtained most of her training through on-camera work as a news anchor and reporter but is considered by clients as a "natural."
My Studio Equipment
Out-sourced, Profssional studio work only.
Claire is a published writer and has extensive experience in writing ad copy. She wrote original copy for all commercials on her audio demo.
An accomplished "easy reader", Claire usually achieves clients' audio projects (:30 and :60 second spots) in three takes or less.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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