2012 Facilities of Merit

Submit Audition/Proposal on this Project
Rate this Project

Project Main Details

2012 Facilities of Merit  
Slide show
2012-10-30 11:34:34 GMT
2012-11-01 08:36:35 (GMT -05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) 
Yes (click here to learn more about Voice123's SmartCast)
Closed - Note: This project was manually closed by the voice seeker before it reached its original deadline.
0 direct invitation(s) have been sent by the voice seeker resulting in 0 audition(s) and/or proposal(s) so far.
Voice123 SmartCast is seeking 50 auditions and/or proposals for this project (approx.) Invitations sent by SmartCast have resulted in 0 audition(s) and/or proposal(s) so far.

Project Parameters

The Voice Actor should be located in:
Fixed - USD 200
Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
450 words
English - ANY
Young Adult Female OR Middle Age Female OR Senior Female
• Audio files must be delivered via email AND
• Audio files must be delivered via FTP/Dropbox/Google Drive/cloud
• Deliver edited and finished voice tracks
Not defined
The voice seeker is willing to hire either union or non-union talents for this project

Script Details

***custom demo required*** 
This complete makeover before and after the 2010 Winter Olympics included the replacement of an air-supported roof and the creation of a dynamic façade that can both mirror and generate spectator energy. One judge called it, “Heroic, iconic, colorful, urbane and appropriate.”

The panel of judges found a lot to love in this small public ice complex, which made advantageous use of a constrained but sloping site and telegraphed its icy interior using translucent exterior panels: “It felt really right,” remarked one judge.

Bold use of spot color and consistency of plan and materials selection impressed the judges, especially its entry portals and a façade that reads differently depending on the time of day. “A fresh and exciting contemporary model for today’s student recreation center,” in the words of one judge.

An expansion of an existing community center, this project uses transparency and positioning to extend the facility out toward the main street for increased presence and identity. One judge called it “one of the most beautiful interiors we saw, with balance of light and warmth of wood.”

“A jewelbox of community pride,” one judge called this urban recreation center project. One of the few recreational natatoriums in the country for underserved populations, the facility effectively adds a sculptural feature to its park setting.

Hillcrest Centre won a 2011 Facility of Merit award for its natatorium, and this adjacent facility, an adaptive reuse of an Olympic venue, was honored for its sophisticated palette of materials. “It was the interior design that set this project apart,” said one panelist. “The people-spaces were very intriguing.”

A 1930s-era downtown stadium that was formerly shared with a Triple-A baseball team is now a state-of-the-art home for MLS soccer and the Portland Timbers. Its dynamic cantilevered steel canopy, clad in cedar, is an iconic gesture that, like many smaller touches in the stadium, speaks to the Pacific Northwest’s heritage.

The designers successfully condensed onto one urban block an extremely complicated program, incorporating retail storefronts, the Student Recreation Center, the university chancellor’s office, the PSU School of Social Work and the City Archives — and achieving LEED Gold besides. Judges admired the layered plan and its “delightful urban terraces.”

This renovation transformed three formerly separate historic stone buildings into a striking structure that is at once modern and complementary. The gleaming curtainwalled addition, one judge said, “really celebrates the historic buildings. That clear juxtaposition of what was new and what was old made for a very exciting project.”

This recreation center project centers on a public concourse that extends through the building and reaches out to the east in the form of a new landscaped quadrangle. The judges admired its skillfully executed, thoughtful plan organization. “The magic here,” one said, “is that the brick building feels so solid and so massive, but when you’re inside, it feels so light and elegant.” 
Please note that you should only use the script or your recording of it for auditioning purposes. The script is property, unless otherwise specified, of the voice seeker and it is protected by international copyright laws.

Voice-Seeker Details

Sign in to display the company name (if applicable)


Voice123 Team Comments

Voice123 consultations with this voice seeker regarding this project and/or other projects by this voice seeker, via phone, chat, and/or email.

unchecked This project - phone.

unchecked Previous projects - phone.

unchecked This project - email or chat.

unchecked Previous projects - email or chat.

checked Corporate web site for this voice-seeker confirmed by Voice123

Note: Voice123 strives to establish the legitimacy of all projects posted. However, Voice123 subscribers and users are responsible for confirming information stated by prospective voice seekers, agents and/or clients. Voice123 subscribers and users assume all liability for use of any information found through Voice123, or any of its publications.

This page contains the most important details of this project. If you find the information on this project inaccurate or inappropriate, please let us know by contacting us.

Submit Audition/Proposal on this Project