Q&A: A Different Perspective

October 30th, 2014 by Jessica 
We’ve got similar questions to our previous post but this time Heather Vergo of Atlas Talent Agency is giving her insight on the industry.  She is also a one-on-one resource that you can utilize through us. Check out the responses below and keep submitting those questions to us via Facebook, Twitter and Google+ for our Q&A month. Question 1 – “What’s the best advice you can...

Here’s a Q&A Preview

October 10th, 2014 by Jessica 
Here is a taste of the questions and answers that we will be addressing in the next few weeks. Below is last week’s workout guest listener talent agent Mike O’Dell/BBA Talent providing advice on a couple topics: Question 1: “Steps to Starting a VO Career” –Get into a comprehensive class. Discover what kind of commitment is involved, what kind of investment would be necessary, and remember...

voiceregistry Workout Guest Listener Talent Agent Ralph Cooper from CTA

September 19th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read & Learn from Talent Agent Ralph Cooper, Capital Talent Agency This Workout will Post on voiceregistry Monday September 22nd , 2014 at 12 noon pst     About the Agency Formed in 2009, Capital Talent Agency, LLC (CTA) represents theater professionals based in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC who work nationally in theater, film, television, and voiceovers. Capital Talent Agency also...

The Acting Overlap

September 18th, 2014 by Jessica 
Acting in voiceover work and on camera are one in the same.  To learn about one should entail the fact that you should learn about the other. They share similarities that can help you grow as a VO actor and give you a well-rounded knowledge of the acting world. iActing Studios has done a great job with their session called ‘Mutual Muscles’, check out the video clip below to get a taste...

Getting Started in VO

September 16th, 2014 by Jessica 
Are you just in the beginnings of your VO career? Now’s the time to take classes but not just any classes. We’ve partnered up with iActing Studios to offer 2 FREE hours of their online classes to our Voiceregistry members.  Never heard of Voiceregistry? Basically, it’s our online service for VO artists to get their talent on a profile that could potentially connect them with talent...

Voiceover Rate Sheet Resource

September 11th, 2014 by Colleen 
Quick and Easy Clicks to Rate Sheets   Almost on a daily basis when helping producers who are creating voice over casting projects on Voicebank.net I am asked about rates for talent. Example from today – “Basically, what are the talent fees for regional one year usage”?     Even when the producer is creating a non-union project I encourage to check what the union rate...

Tip Tuesday: The History of Voiceover

August 26th, 2014 by Jessica 
Voiceover has a history that started from the late 1800s, initiated by the creation of the microphone to the first talking doll. Moving forward the radio made a way into homes, where broadcasting took a role as entertainment value which then shifted to television, a competitor to the latter. Then came movies and fun fact: trailers used to be at the end of the movie in theaters, hence their name,...

voiceregistry Weekly Workout-Read for The Osbrink Agency,LA!

July 18th, 2014 by Colleen 
Read & Learn from Talent Agent Maureen E. Rose This WORKOUT will post on Monday July 21st , 2014 at 12 noon pst Maureen E. Rose Maureen Rose is a graduate from the Visual and Performing Arts program at the University Of Maryland Baltimore County. She began her career as a video/film editor in Maryland for two years, and then realized she would prefer work days filled with a little more personal...

voiceregistry Workout – Read for Voice Talent Productions,NYC

June 2nd, 2014 by Colleen 
  Read & Learn From Talent Agent Erik Sheppard,Voice Talent Productions – NYC This Workout will Post on voiceregistry Monday June 2nd at 12 noon pst   With over 20 years of industry experience, internationally recognized voiceover expert Erik Sheppard is the owner and head agent of Voice Talent Productions, a New York based premier talent agency representing an elite roster of voice...