Octavia Thomas

Warm & Professional; Wry & Sarcastic; High-Energy

Voice Description

As a stage actor for the past several years, I can adjust the timbre to create the voice needed for the particular project. My initial voice quality is smooth, warm and somewhat deep – perfect for jobs that necessitate qualities of professionalism, strong intellectual capacity and trustworthiness. I can add further qualities to make the voice sexie , or more bright and energetic. I am very flexible and adaptable to the project or the product that is being sold.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

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

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 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 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

None

My Home Base

, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Most comfortable with Standard American English, I can affect a Texan accent, standard British, slight French. I have created different stage voices to represent forest creatures or children. I can also create higher pitch characters for animation or other children’s projects.

My Voice Experience

The brunt of my experience has been with Legacy productions. Past work includes: industrial narration for Brueggers and a hotel chain company; voice over for a high energy infomercial for real estate investment opportunity; a children’s fund; and announcing new features for the Aldophus Hotel in Dallas, Texas

My Training

University of Texas at Dallas – Richardson, TX BA – Art & Performance/Business Administration 09/1996 –12/2004

Voice Instruction (Mezzo-Soprano): Colleen Mallette
Voiceover Instruction: Lambert Studios - 2009 - Workshop I and Advanced Workshop

My Studio Equipment

I own: Microphone, speakers, keyboard, laptop, internet access

I have access to: Studio for voice recording

Additional Skills

Stage actor for the past seven years in a variety of musical theater, drama and comedy covering a wide range of characters

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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• Octavia Thomas was last active on Voice123 107 days ago