warm, inviting, wacky neighbor, multiple character
NARRATIONS: warm, resonant; various accents; great sense of fun for children's/youth literature projects
COMMERCIALS: great energy, sense of humor, real sounding mom, professional, or wacky neighbor
PRESENTATIONS: smooth, assured, grounded professional
PHONE SYSTEMS, ON HOLD MSGS: clear, warm
ANIMATION: various characters, accents,sense of humor, trained singer so many varieties of tone
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• 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
• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
• SAG-AFTRA (US)
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
Santa Clarita, California, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
ACCENTS and DIALECTS: British proper, Cockney, Southern, Redneck Southern, German, Irish, French, New York (Brooklyn/Jewish),Italian
CHARACTERS: witch, uppity "entitled" wealthy person, zany neighbor, doctor/lawyer professional, news anchor woman,simple down-on-the-farm gal, educated aesthete
IMPERSONATION: Mae West
My Voice Experience
I was Mrs. Spilk (widow of victim) in "Magnum Farce," award winning animated short, Bella Fe Films, Ken Mora, director (Best animated short:Indie Gathering Int'l Film Fest, Ohio. Best Spoof: Action on Film Festival, Pasadena, CA).
I was Eastwitch in "The Little Witch of Wichita" recorded: Geffen Playhouse
Voiceover Workshop with David Lawrence
Master Class Scene Study(ongoing), Howard Fine; Howard Fine Acting Studio
Commercial Audition Technique, Carolyne Barry
Audition Techniques on camera, Annie Grindlay; Margie Haber Studio
Singing for the Actor, David Coury; Howard Fine Studio
B.A. Drama, English: CSU Fresno
Multiple Theatre productions--musicals, dramas, comedies
TV, Film, Industrial film, commercial experience
My Studio Equipment
Home equipment: Audio-Technica AT2020 USB (Cardioid Condenor Michrophone)
LAME for Audacity
Besides being an actress, I'm a mom and a former middle school guidance counselor and teacher. I've run many projects, emceed many events, and I'm a trained singer.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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