Voicebank.net – Quality Casting Delivery Service

June 19th, 2013 by Colleen 
What  You May Not Know About VOICEBANK.NET What started the inspiration for the blog post was an email conversation I had with an actress from the UK.  She said “Equity in the UK suggest that there should be a fee paid for a voice test”. This is what we would call an audition in the US. She was not in favor of the fact that the talent agencies on VOICEBANK.NET can not charge for auditions....

Can Female Voiceover Break the Movie Trailer “Glass Ceiling”?

June 13th, 2013 by Colleen 
Can the Movie “In a World…” Be a Tipping Point for Female Voice over in Movie Trailers? March of last year we did a blog post posing the question -  Men rule movie trailers BUT can this trend change? Now with the Movie “In a World…” Media Blitz the question comes to light again - Can women break through the movie trailer “glass ceiling”? According to the buzz swirling...

What is a Voice Over Demo ?

June 7th, 2013 by Colleen 
  What a Voiceover Demo Is ,What it isn’t - And Why the RIGHT Guidance is So IMPORTANT       To this day I hear actors slate auditions starting with, “Hi my name is…” Or “This audition is for…” – These are BIG no-no’s.    What do think will happen if you do the “Hi my name is …” at the beginning of your demo?   The listener is DONE with you before...

How to do a Voice Over Demo

June 6th, 2013 by Colleen 
  Put Your Best Voice Forward! How to Create the Perfect Voiceover Demo Reel   Backstage put out an article recently on creating a perfect voiceover demo. My 2 cents worth on this subject is there is a LOT more thought you need to put into this venture than how to line up “your stuff”. Depending on who is reading the information, the advice could be putting the “cart before the horse”  How...

voiceregistry WORKOUT – Read for Talent Agent and Owner of DeSanti Talent – Chicago!

May 20th, 2013 by Colleen 
Read for Talent Agent Susie DeSantiago Owner of DeSanti Talent, Chicago voiceregistry  WORKOUT Guest Listener Susie DeSantigo, President/Owner of DeSanti Talent in Chicago! ABOUT SUSIE: Susie DeSantiago who spearheads the agency brings futuristic talent over 20 years of experience of being a talent herself and presently as an ambitious businesswoman understands the peculiar needs of clients. While...

voiceregistry One on One Sessions via Skype!

May 16th, 2013 by Colleen 
Get a VOICEOVER Industry Professional All to Yourself!   At voiceregistry Platinum members have had great success with participating in the website’s weekend Workouts. Which BTW are NOW during the week. Check for new scripts and last workout’s feedback on Monday’s noon pst. AND we have  added an additional opportunity so voiceregistry members can book time with an industry...

voiceregistry WORKOUT – Read for Lena Morgan, Rock Star Entertainment

May 6th, 2013 by Colleen 
Workout Guest Listener Lena Morgan, Talent Agent & Owner Rock Star Entertainment 5.6.2013 – NEW Workout Begins TODAY Monday May 6th at 12 noon pst. BIO: Lena Morgan -Lena is talent agent and owner of RockStar Entertainment. Lena has more than a decade of music and production experience, specializing in A&R (artists and repertoire), scouting new talent and developing that talent. In...

How to Get into Voiceover Part 3

May 5th, 2013 by Colleen 
Tom Dherre Interview Success with Audiobooks Part Three     Question – Why did you want to do Audiobooks? Question – How do you prepare for Audiobook Production? Question – How do you Prepare to Portray the Character Roles? Question – Can you share VO techniques for Audiobooks?   5.5.2013 – Today is the last day of camp….. the first Faff Camp is almost...

How to Get into Voiceover Part 2

May 3rd, 2013 by Colleen 
How to be a Voice Over Actor Part Two   Question - How did you get into Voiceover? Question -What advice do you have for someone breaking into Voiceover? Question - Do you need to live in LA, NY, or Chicago to be successful in VO?   5.3.2013 – Hey Everybody – Today is the first day of camp…..Faff Camp that is! Faff Camp: the Hire Education Conference for Voiceover Professionals...