Whitney Dykhouse

young woman, teen, girl-next-door

Voice Description

smooth, fun and friendly; great deal of theatrical experience and can inject emotion when necessary; youthful and energetic

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female

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

• English - USA and Canada
• Spanish - Latin American Neutral

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

None

My Home Base

, Michigan, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British accent, youthful cartoon style

My Voice Experience

Most of my work has been through and recorded at Sound Post Studios in Grand Rapids, MI, and Brilliance Audio in Grand Haven, MI. The studio has full ISDN and phone patching capabilities.

A comprehensive list:

Mercy General Health Partners Laser Treatment Centers radio spot (2003)
Schoolzone, science CD-Rom narration (2003)
Zondervan Christian Publishers, faithgurlz.com (2004)
Muskegon Children’s Hospital video narration (2007)
Skin Rejuvenation Centers radio spot (2007)
DeVos Children’s Hospital video narration, Storytelling Pictures (2007)
Wiley Publishing, Algebra How-To Narration (2008)
Wiley Publishing, Calculus How-To Narration (2008)
Zondervan Christian Publishers, adventure youth bible narration x2 (2009-10)
Celebration! Cinema Spectrum Health preview spot (2010)
Zondervan Christian Publishers, Pennsylvanian Dutch biblical history narration (2010)
Western Michigan University “Smart Ride” campaign radio spots x3 (2010-11)
Michigan International Speedway radio/TV spot (2011)
“Proof” (non-profit org.) video narration (2011)
Steelcase Turnstone website narration (2011)
Steelcase Turnstone iPad app narration (2011)*
Women’s Care Center abstinence campaign radio v/o (2011)
Women’s Care Center abstinence campaign tv commercial v/o (2011)
Amway acne treatment video narration (2011)
Praxis anti-depressant narration (2011)
Steelcase Turnstone video narration (2012)
Bissell pet vac internet/commericial narration (2012)
Arkansas Credit Union radio/tv commercial narration (2012)
Maestro Advertising phone tag v/o (2012)
Zondervan Christian Publishers, video promo v.o. (2012)
Bissell total floors internet/commercial narration (2012)
iPad app narrations (x4) (2012)
Netflix training industrials (2012)
West Michigan history independent film (child’s voice) (2012)
WMU tv commercial v/o (2013)
Orthopedic Associates of Michigan radio/tv spot v/o (2013)
Zondervan Christian Publishers college bible promo v/o (2013)
Compassion International promo v/o (2013)
Artistry by Amway North American promo spot (SPANISH) (2013)
Baker College TV spot v/o x3 (2014)
Baker College radio spot v/o x3 (2014)
West Michigan ADDY Awards winners’ reel narrator (2014)
Mercy General Health Partners hospital phone tag x2 (2014)
Compassion International promo v/o (2014)
National Association of Theatre Owners promo v/o (2014)
“Lamb of God” oratorio narration, live at Chenery Auditiorium, Kalamazoo (2014)
Abbott Diabetes Care training modules v/o (2014)


Audiobooks
Skin by Donna Jo Napoli (Brilliance Audio) (June 2013)
Juvie by Steve Watkins (Brilliance Audio) (July 2013)

*Golden ADDY award-winning spot, West Michigan Advertising Association

My Training

I am 26, and have a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, English and Communication from Western Michigan University and am currently pursuing a masters in Educational Leadership from WMU as well. I teach Spanish currently, and also work as a local actor in print and voice over in order to supplement my income. I have been trained in vocal music (various styles) and theatre, including musical and straight drama, for about twenty years, and have worked in voiceover for the past ten years. My professional theatrical credits are listed here.

WHITNEY S. DYKHOUSE
Height: 5’4’’ Weight: 125 Hair: blonde Eyes: blue

Film
A First-Year Teacher’s lead Wylie Publishing
Survival Guide
Commercial (national) texting girl Baker College
Sanctuary (short film) lead Hazard Headquarters Productions

Theatre
Oliver! Nancy Master Arts Theatre
Death in Them Thar Hills Annie Elmley Master Arts Theatre
The Music Man Pick-A-Little Lady Van Singel Fine Arts Center
A Little Princess Veronica Cornerstone Univ. Theatre
Death Ahoy Becky Messer Master Arts Theatre
The Miracle Worker Anne Sullivan Master Arts Theatre
Robin Hood Lady Nottingham Circle Theatre Grand Rapids
To Kill A Mockingbird Mayella Ewell Master Arts Theatre
A Christmas Carol Prissy Andrews Master Arts Theatre
The Big Bad Musical Fairy Godmother Cedar Springs Theatre Assoc.
Grease Sandy Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
Annie Annie Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
Artspeaks: A Musical Rev. Teen Forest Hills Fine Arts Center

Voice Over
list and demo available upon request

Print
Baker College (billboard)
Arbor Circle, Grand Rapids, MI (4 year buy-out ad campaign)
Actors’ Theatre, Grand Rapids, MI (2012-2013 season artwork)

Live Performances
Lamb of God (oratorio) narrator Chenery Auditorium
The Cutler House actor Gaines Township Hist.Society
Annual Fundraising Banquet actor/presenter Master Arts Theatre
Nights of Fear actor Grand Rapids, MI
The Haunted Hall actor Western Michigan University
The Union Cabaret & Grill singer/soloist Kalamazoo, MI
Gold Company Does Motown! ensemble/featured Miller Auditorium, Kalamazoo
Gold Company 30th Anniv. ensemble/featured Miller Auditorium, Kalamazoo
Gold Company: The Musical ensemble/featured Miller Audtiorium, Kalamazoo
Gold Company in Vegas ensemble/featured Miller Auditorium, Kalamazoo
National Anthem soloist West Michigan Whitecaps
Character Actor (20+ shows) Cinderella Children’s Ettisentials, L.L.C.
An Evening with Judy Collins children’s choir Devos Hall, dir. Sean Ivory
Hans Brinker: A Musical children’s choir Devos Hall, dir. Paul Caldwell

Training
Gold Company (vocal jazz) WMU, dir. Dr. Steve Zegree
private voice (classical, opera, MT, jazz) Kathleen Veenstra-Pool
voice (MT) GR Civic Theatre, Colleen Downey
North American Choral Company dir. Paul Caldwell, Sean Ivory
Acting Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
Acting CentreStage Theatre, Grand Rapids
Film Acting Workshop MI Actor’s Academy
Dance-Jazz/Tap Western Michigan University
Special Skills: fluent in Spanish, 18+ able to play younger, teleprompting, stage combat, sight reading, large vocal range (4 octaves)

My Studio Equipment

As stated above, all work has been completed at Sound Post Studios or Brilliance Audio. The studio has its own ISDN and complete technology capabilities, and has done both regional and national work.

www.soundpostusa.com

Additional Skills

strong communication and customer service skills; currently working as a middle and high school Spanish teacher.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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