So you have a funny voice? Learn how to break into voice over. For one day only - David Goldberg from Edge Studio is coming to Flappers University to teach our comics how to make money in their pajamas! They're bringing with them a very special guest - Voice Over Casting Director, Chris Smith!
David Goldberg's ears are considered among the best in the voice-over industry. At Edge Studio he has directed and produced thousands of voice-over productions nationally and internationally, for clients of all types and sizes. The clients, voice-over talent, and other personalities David has hosted [worked with] at Edge Studio include: Nickelodeon, Disney, Pixar, DaimlerChrysler, The US Postal Service, Scholastic, IBM, The United Nations, countless radio stations, National Public Radio, ESPN, Discovery, Mel Brooks, Joan Rivers, Eartha Kitt, Tom Brokaw, John Ratzenberger, Denise Austin, Mark Linn-Baker, and scores of leading Broadway and TV performers.
If you have an interest in voice over - or you've gotten started but feel you lack direction - here's a practical way to determine if you and your voice are really marketable. The key is to determine not just if you fit, but also where you fit. You should learn about all opportunities that exist. David will present a very unique structure to succeeding as a voice actor.
AND...Chris Smith will be stopping in to say hello and answer some of your questions about auditioning and booking voice over work. Commercially Chris has cast for the likes of Nokia, Motorola, Disney XD, and recently for Warehouse 13. He's cast animation pilots and pitch projects for Fox as well. In ADR, his loop group Walla Voodoo Looping has provided background and replacement voices for such diverse projects as The Raven, Lock-Out, The Haunted World of El Superbeasto, Cristiada, Ping Pong Playah, Starship Troopers 3, The Forger, Wraiths of Roanoke, Life on Top, Fire with Fire, and a few dozen more.
A leading authority in the voice-over industry since 1988, Edge Studio specializes in the production of voice recordings, and the training of new and established voice actors, narrators and other spoken-word performers. Edge Studio facilities have produced or recorded more than 13,000 voiceover projects, spanning all genres.
David casts and directs literally thousands of voice-over productions nationally and internationally. He´s also one of the country's most active spoken-voice instructors, known for an uncanny ability of providing super quick, yet precise direction to voice actors. And he´s one of the most active speakers, known for giving practical answers with fun anecdotes. Because he "sees things from all perspectives," many veteran voice actors rely on him as a mentor. WEBSITE | EPK