Adrienne MacIain

Dialects, quirky, characters, friendly, sexy, warm

Voice Description

My natural voice is friendly, animated, and approachable, with a quirky sense of humor.

Things I do well:
- Sexy, flirty, fun, seductive, sweet; a voice you could fall in love with
- Authentic-sounding regional accents and dialects
- Wild, wacky, goofy, funny characters
- Clear, crisp, professional, professorial (I have a PhD)
- Maternal: Busy Mom-on-the-go / warm, loving mother who puts family first

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Baby
• Child
• Teenage Girl
• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

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

• English - USA and Canada
• French - European
• French - Other

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
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

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 have Phone Patch in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services

My Home Base

, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

North America:
Pacific Northwest (Seattle), California (L.A., San Fran), Colorado (Denver/Boulder), Midwest (Upper Midwest, Chicago), Native American (Sioux reservation, S. Dakota), Texas, Deep South, Appalachia, New Jersey, NY (Manhattan, Brooklyn), Canada (Toronto, Vancouver), Mexico

Europe:
Ireland (Dublin), Scotland (Edinburgh, highlands), England (Northern, standard, Londoner/cockney), France (Paris, Provinces), Spain, Italy, Switzerland (Geneva, Zurich), Germany, Russia

Asia/Africa/Oceana:
India, China, Japan, West Africa (Ivory Coast, Nigeria), Australia, New Zealand

Fave Characterizations: Valley girl, Mobster's wife/mistress/gun moll, femme fatale, upper-class Brit, geek girl with braces, shy girl with lisp, very young kid, Fairy Godmother, Japanese schoolgirl

My Voice Experience

Video game credits:

Uber Entertainment, Kirkland WA: Artemis, Super Monday Night Combat (2012)

HER Interactive, Bellevue WA: Savannah, Shadow at the Water’s Edge (and others) (2013)
The twins, Warnings at Waverly Academy (2009)
Jasmine Ivy, Resorting to Danger (2009)
Eda Brooks, Lights, Camera, Curses! (2008)
Helena Berg, The Phantom of Venice (2008)

Commercial credits:
Shred it, Seattle: Sarah, "Bling-Bling" (2009)
XOtique, Santa Barbara: Marie Antoinette, radio prom (2004)

Oh, and my in-laws require me to do an annual reading of a random chapter from the Harry Potter series, doing all the character voices, on Christmas. True story.

My Training

Voice-over Workshop, The Director's Playhouse of L.A., Seattle (2013)

M.A. & Ph.D. in Theatre Arts, University of California, Santa Barbara (2001-2006)

Fulbright Scholar, Francophone African performance, Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Senegal, Burkina Faso (1999-2000)

Meisner Intensive under Larry Silverburg, Seattle, (1998-1999)

B.A., Theatre Arts/French, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma (1994-1998)

French Language Certification, l’Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France (1997), l’Université de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland (1994)

My Studio Equipment

SM-58 mic
Audacity
Some sound-proofing

Additional Skills

Singing:
Pillow Fortress (Alternative/goth, Seattle, 2010-2011)
Shelley and the Curves (Pop, Seattle, 2006-2009)
Legrand String Band/Ulysses S. Jazz (Dixieland Jazz, Santa Barbara, 2006)
Ménage à Trois (French Cabaret, Santa Barbara, 2006)
Red Delicious (Cabaret jazz, Seattle, 2010)
The Porch Dogs (Bluegrass, Santa Barbara, 2003-2004)
Adelphian Concert Choir/Dorian Singers (Choral, Tacoma, 1995-1998)

I'm also an accomplished writer and published author.

I'm ALSO a pretty darn good belly dancer, though that doesn't translate into audio very well. :-/

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Adrienne MacIain

Commercial - funny

French demo

Audiobook - The Bird Network

African French demo