Laura Bannister

Audiobook and commercial voice actor; youthful and versatile

Voice Description

As an actor, my voice is versatile, but I know that my niche is that my voice sounds youthful. My range is anywhere from young teen to early 40s.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Female
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Seattle, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Standard British, American Southern

My Voice Experience

My primary interest is in audiobooks, but I am happy to work on any voice related projects.

Audiobooks I have narrated:

The Other Extreme by T J MacGregor (Available on Audible)
Broken Things To Mend by Karey White (Available on Audible)
5 Habits Of A Woman Who Doesn't Quit by Nicki Koziarz (Available at christianaudio.com)

My Training

BA in Theatre/English - Covenant College/University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Voice-over Techniques class - Kathy Levin
Individual voice-over training - Veronica Weikel
On Camera 1 - Tony Doupe
Theatre 9/12 Scene Class - Charles Waxberg

My Studio Equipment

I have a Blue Yeti usb microphone, a macbook pro, a pop filter and windscreen, and I use Sennheiser headphones.

Additional Skills

I have six years of experience in professional theatre, I toured with Taproot Theatre's Road Company around Washington. I also performed at a number of other Seattle theaters. I've taught acting for children and teens, and directed plays. In the past, I've volunteered at the Washington Talking Book and Braille Library in their radio and audiobook departments.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency

Contact Information

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Demos
Comedic Fiction - You Suck

Fiction - State Of Wonder

Young Adult Fiction - The Fault In Our Stars

Nonfiction - The Smart Girl's Guide To Privacy

Commercial demo