Natural, characters, trainer, best friend, mom
Rich, warm, natural, conversational. Mature, youthful, childlike, professional , realistic, authentic . Characters, humorous, emotional, Smooth, educational, instructional for presentations and online training. Funny and bright on commercials. Clear and concise on language translation projects. Colorful and creative in characterizations. Great ability for audiobook readings. Sultry and sexy when required. Convincing, powerful on audio training courses. Upbeat, friendly. Authoritive. Strong.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - British
• English - USA and Canada
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
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
• 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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I can add special effects to any project
My Home Base
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
French maids, British aristocracy, with a bit of Cockney, a touch of Russian, a spice of Southern, and some down home hillbilly. I can be a playful but naughty 5 year old.
My Voice Experience
Known for my quick wit and humor, the theater and entertainment community has been my haven for years.
Recently completed my fourth audiobook narration playing multiple characters within narration. Narrated memorial documentary for world renowned architect Jon Jerde featured at LA Union Train station.
Additional numerous documentary narrations for PBS programming and regional education: http://netnebraska.org/interactive-multimedia/television/nebraska-stories-solomon-butcher-frontier-photographer-301 CRANE SONG, DON'T TOUCH THAT DIAL, FIGHTING FOR THE ARTS and BUFFET & GATES GO BACK TO SCHOOL.
Many online instructional classes, armed forces training programs and industrials. I have been the voice for a tomato, an asparagus and other flora and fauna for the use of teaching foreign children English. I recorded Latin based information for PFIZER describing in great detail about Bovine Tuberculosis.
I have appeared on RACHEL RAY showcasing the world's largest swing! One of my favorite projects was voicing a museum audio tour for the North Platte 1-80 museum.
Corporate voice answering and on hold messages.
Large repertory theater background.
Award winning Indie film: Major role, Claire, in FOR LOVE OF AMY (Ted Lange)//www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKzn58QWkeYand http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWmeKjHnP6g
Featured Actress in DIGS (Donald Petrie).
My work as a triage nurse in a Biopreparedness Education film for Snitily Carr was award winning.
Pleasant to work with and positive attitude!
BA in Theatre and English, University of Nebraska.
Hired extensively by NET (Nebraska Educational Television) to host live shows, act in many different shows that were being produced at the time like ANYONE FOR TENNYSON? Narrated and continue to narrate training films, online classes and documentary for NET.
New York City trained with Uta Hagen.
Los Angeles studied with Nina Foch. Sang and worked for John Davidson.
Trained with Voice Over actor David Frye.
Did Sparklett's voice overs and regional brands in California.
Continue in Regional Equity Repertory Theater work.
My Studio Equipment
Excellent home studio with quick and professional turn around. AKG Pro 420 mike and sound proofing, delivering pristine content.
For long narrations I also work with a local professional audio studio and audio engineer.
Great at character voices and bringing content to life. Excellent at medical, science, instructional narratives. Hard working, reliable and consistent. Timely. Live performance background as well as recording chops. Owned own production company for 12 years focusing on youth entertainment, producing kids TV pilots, film and music. Experienced in medical terms and Latin pronunciations.
For fun I have added a couple of scenes from an Indie Feature FOR LOVE OF AMY of which play the antagonist. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKzn58QWkeY and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWmeKjHnP6g Although these are not spokesperson driven, thought you might be interested in seeing something on film.
The majority of my on camera experience has been live or has copyright issues.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in any currency
• Wire transfers
Online Payments Via PayPal
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