PR: Voices Voicecasting August and September 2012 Seminars and Classes
MEET THE AGENTS & MEET THE PROS!
Emmy® award-winning director and two-time Annie Award nominee; casting director; voice actor
Directing credits include: animated TV series—over 500 hours of animated shows including “Shark Hunters” with Dustin Hoffman, nine seasons of the Emmy®-award winning “Rugrats,” “Rugrats: All Grown Up,” “Spawn,” and most recently, “The Replacements,” and the “Emperor’s New School;” full-length feature films—”Jimmy Neutron,” all “Wild Thornberrys,” and “Rugrats” films, and the direct-to-video “The Nutty Professor” featuring actors such as Bruce Willis, Lynn Redgrave, Patrick Stewart, Jerry Lewis, Martin Short, Susan Sarandon, John Lithgow, and Whoopi Goldberg, and the national tour of “Rugrats Live.” As a voice actor, Charlie has appeared as a regular in over ninety animated series, and played many memorable characters including “Buster Bunny” from “Tiny-Toon Adventures;” “Cow,” “Chicken” and “The Red Guy” from “Cow & Chicken;” “Silverbolt” from the original “Transformers” series and “Starscream,” in the recent films; and now, the nefarious “Dr. Doom” on Marvel’s “The Super Hero Squad Show.” On Broadway, he succeeded Harvey Fierstein in “Torch Song Trilogy,” and later toured in the national company. His critically acclaimed one-main show “There Used To Be Fireflies” won him a Dramalogue Award For Best Actor.
IF YOU WANT TO WORK IN ANIMATION & GAMES, YOU HAVE TO TAKE THIS CLASS!
DON’T MISS THIS CHANCE TO WORK WITH ONE OF THE ANIMATION WORLD’S GREATEST DIRECTORS, CASTING DIRECTOR & WICKEDLY TALENTED ACTORS:
This will be a one night workshop environment with no more than 12 participants! FUN! THURS. AUG. 30, 7-10PM $95
WAY MORE THAN A BEGINNING CLASS
THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO GET THE FOUNDATION ON WHICH TO BUILD YOUR VOICE OVER CAREER! CREATE YOUR FORMULA FOR SUCCESS!
FOUNDATIONS OF VOICEOVER: The quentessential EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW about voiceover to get started in the business 5 week class! SATURDAYS, AUG. 11-SEPT. 8. 10AM – 1PM $475 (payment plans available)
For over 20 years, voiceover casting director, Mary Lynn Wissner, has cast thousands of voices for thousands of tv, radio, animation, adr, film, games, audiobooks, industrials and narrations. Mary Lynn know voiceover and this is your chance to get the foundation so you can know what it takes to make it, be prepared and get your career on track. Each week will be devoted to one of the popular directions being cast today, as well as, the business of voiceovers: demos, agents, casting, marketing and home studios. Materials included.
TAKES PLACE AT VOICETRAX WEST, 12215 VENTURA BLVD. STE. 205, STUDIO CITY, (JUST WEST OF LAUREL CYN. BLVD.)
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LA & NY TOP V/O AGENT, HEATHER VERGO, ATLAS TALENT, WEDS. AUG. 15 7-10PM $95
This is your chance to have a private, one-on-one with Heather. Perform 3 scripts, showcase, get direction and feedback! Q&A afterwards.
DISNEY LEGEND, EMMY NOMINATED, BILL FARMER, THURS. AUG. 16, 7-10PM $95
The voice of GOOFY for over 25 years! The voice of FOGHORN LEGHORN, DAFFY DUCK, SYLVESTER THE CAT & YOSEMITE SAM, learn and be directed by Bill on how to create, sustain and book your characters. And…how to make a winning animation demo
TOP ANIMATION AGENT, KIMBER SKOLVOSY, DPN THURS, AUG. 23 7-10PM $95
Perform 3 animation scripts, of your choosing, for this super busy agent. Kim represents some of the biggest names in animation and, remember, animation and games contracts get talent for up to four voices, so agents are on the look out for new talent! Get heard by Kimberly! Q&A afterwards.
COMMERCIAL V/O AGENT FROM CESD
(agency does not permit agent’s names to be advertised, but you can call us and ask!) WEDS. AUG. 29, 7-10PM $95
Can’t say who, but last time this agent was here, 2 talent were signed from Agent Night! CESD is one of LA’s top five agencies and this is an amazing opportunity to be heard and directed by this agent. Bring 3 of your favorite scripts and get in the booth for your private, one-on-one session. Q&A afterwards.
SAT. SEPT. 8, 2-5PM $100
Wondering who those fantastic faces are on the side of this page? These are super talented voice talents that have had their voice headshots taken by photographer, Linda Bradley.
Bring 2-3 changes, make up and take your shot in the booth with the mic or outside with natural light. Today’s v/o market, more and more, are asking for personalized shots of talent, for their websites and social media.
Linda will take 20-30 images and you have the opportunity to choose three and all for just $100!