From getting an agent, finding your best voice, interpreting specs and understanding the message in the copy, to Animation & Video Game work. This 4 Week Class covers it all!
Thursdays, August 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th 2016
Capacity: 12 students total
Location: AGR, 15 West 28th Street, 9th Floor, NYC 10001
Ages: 16 and up
Week 1: The Business of Voiceover
How to get an agent, meet casting directors, union vs non union, how to audition from home/online, find your best voice, learn the microphone and how to use it.
Week 2: Commercial Copy
How to interpret specs and understand the message in the copy. How to find your conversational voice.
Week 3: Industrials & New Media Copy
Learning how to interpret this longer-form copy and handle the new platforms that have arisen in the last few years. (Beginners usually get sent out on these kind of auditions.)
Week 4: Animation & Videogames
Acting chops come into play this week. Learn what they are looking for and where your vocal placement needs to be.
You may cancel and receive credit up to 7 days before the start date of the class. However, within 7 days of the start date of the class, no credit will be issued. Due to the nature and structure of this class, you will not receive credit or be able to make up any portion of this class for any reason if you cancel or miss a class after the start date.
Eileen Schellhorn has been in the Voiceover Industry for over 13 years as an agent, private coach, consultant, instructor, manager, online reviewer and university lecturer. Before going freelance in 2015, Eileen was a Voiceover Agent at Innovative Artists for over 11 years, representing both celebrity and scale talent, in all areas of voiceovers including commercial, promo, animation, videogames, political, industrial, narration, ADR and looping, in both the English and Hispanic markets. She’s currently an independent casting director, producer, talent manager and consultant with production & creative houses around the country in all areas of the entertainment industry, specializing in NY and LA talent, with new work in development.