Michael Semanic

Teen, Comedic, Flexible, Animated, Conversational, Intelligent, Musical, Takes Direction Well, Clear Diction, Learns Quickly

Voice Description

My voice has been described as Comedic, Flexible, Animated, Intelligent and Musical. I take direction well, have very clear diction and adapt quickly. I am an honors student and can also sound geeky/nerdy. I can do a British and Cockney accent very well.

I have been acting professionally since age 11 (2012) and have worked (and received training) at many major Chicago theaters (Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Marriott Theatre, Light Opera Works, and others). I have been singing professionally for many years and have perfect relative pitch.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Boy

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
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I have a music library and can add music to any project

My Home Base

Streamwood, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

- British, Cockney, Irish
- tired, excited, lazy, funny, silly, shy, bored, nervous, proud, confident, scared, honest, conversational, animated, musical
- kid impersonating Sean Connery, Arnold Schwarzenegger

My Voice Experience

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My Training

I recently played "Louis Leonowens" in 80+ performances of "The King and I" at the Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, IL and "Rudy Pazinski" in "Over The Tavern" with Harper Theatre Ensemble. Previous to that I was the u/s for Kurt in the Lyric Opera of Chicago production of "The Sound of Music" and I played "Robin" in "The Merry Wives of Windsor" at Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Prior to that I played the title role of Oliver in "Oliver!" with Light Opera Works. I have been singing for many years and enjoyed the time I spent with the Elgin Children's Chorus. I have also sung many solos with churches, in concerts, for theater productions, etc. I have very accurate pitch and pitch memory. I am a founding member of "The Ensemble" at the Performer's School in Highwood.

My Studio Equipment

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Additional Skills

Whistles, sings on pitch, professional actor since age 11 (2012)
Can quickly recite over 500 digits of Pi (from memory)

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Contact Information

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