Crystal Koskinen

comedy, upbeat, valley, characters, accents, edgy

Voice Description

Crystal has a very clear and fun sounding voice with great range, this allows for a pleasant soft sell for radio, tv commercials, as well as narration. Crystal's ability to interpret scripts and develop characters also allows her to do a variety roles, ages, and accents - anything from a young, upbeat, valley girl to a cockney grandmother or dopey thug.

She has a clear and smooth read for professional and educational voice-overs and sing song-y sexy fun for commercials and narration.

As a part time theatre instructor for children, Crystal is perfect for video games, cartoons, and anything out of the ordinary. She is a compassionate soul who can translate emotion easily and takes direction very well.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Female
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Female
• Senior Male

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

• English - USA and Canada

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 SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

ACTRA (Canada) ACTRA (Canada)

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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer


My Home Base

, Ontario, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

I am great at taking direction so all of these character or voices can be changed to suit your needs.

English - Propa' English, Cocknee laydee owed or yung
Russia - Zee smokingk sexy type, or za mean oogly kind
Southern - typical doe eyed gal, or a breathy flutterin eyelash damzel, or even a woman whoze been raadin' er trusty stead all week
Valley - I can totally pull of a not so smart seriously, and like even? a girl? that has way too many question marks? where they aren't even needed? - or whatever

My Voice Experience

My Barefooters Footwear - Online/In-store display testimonial

ABC Around Me - Narrator- Book Series (volumes 1-9)Korea
ABC Around Me - Mother - Book Series (volumes 1-9)Korea
ABC Around Me - Director Book series (volumes 1-9)Korea

CAIROS Project - radio project on global issues - Toronto

Carol Smith Something Special Radio Show - Radio project taped at the CBC. I wrote and voiced several of the sketches for the pilot. - Toronto/L.A.

Messages on hold for - Magnus Theatre Company - Thunder Bay
Messages on hold for - The Canadian Red Cross - Thunder Bay

List of Radio Commercials available upon request

My Training

Bob Bergen - Animation Intensive - New York

Tracey Hoyt - Pirate Radio

The Kate Ashby Academy of Improv - Babeprov - Kate Ashby
The Second City - Master's Class Graduate - Doug Morency
The Second City - Conservatory Graduate - Jerry Schaefer, Moira Dunphy, Frank McAnulty

Harold Intensive -David Shore

Ellen Ray Hennessey/Sunday Muse - Animation Intensive

Deb Munro - Mic N Me - Voice Over Dub/Commercial

VOICE 2008 - LA

My Studio Equipment

I just got a new microphone, it's an AT2020 USB Cardoid Condenser Microphone..hooray I'm portable!
I just started using Audacity after my Audiopad expired and also can submit auditions through my i-phone apps.

Additional Skills

Being in the studio makes me the happiest and I adore voiceover!!

I am a graduate from the Second City Conservatory Program in Toronto as well as from their Master's Class. I perform regularly throughout Toronto and am part of the Kate Ashby Academy's improv group Babeprov.

I teach my own visual arts programs called Me N' My Lil Monet where children (ages 2-3.5) come with their parents to make art. I also teach theatre arts and direct musical theatre shows with pre-school to grade 8.

I graduated with my HBFA in Visual Arts and my diploma in Arts Administration so paint and create in my other studio in my spare time.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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