Rice University 50 Years of Black Life

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Rice University 50 Years of Black Life 
I'm looking for a voice actor to read a poem by Maya Angelou for a short documentary to be shown at a gala celebrating 50 years of black life at Rice University. The read should be inspiring but not over the top. I'm open to your interpretation of how to wring out the most emotion without being too dramatic.

For the audition script, to see how the lines/paragraphs are broken up, see the full poem here: 
2016-09-17 04:31:15 GMT
2016-09-23 23:00:00 (GMT -06:00) Central Time (US & Canada) 
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The Voice Actor should be located in:
Fixed - USD 150
English - USA and Canada
Middle Age Female
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The voice seeker is willing to hire either union or non-union talents for this project
African American woman reading a poem by Maya Angelou

Script Details

I note the obvious differences
in the human family.
Some of us are serious,
some thrive on comedy.

Some declare their lives are lived
as true profundity,
and others claim they really live
the real reality.

The variety of our skin tones
can confuse, bemuse, delight,
brown and pink and beige and purple,
tan and blue and white. 
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