The Actors Company is excited to welcome back VOICE OVER AGENT - PORTIA SCOTT-HICKS from COAST TO COAST TALENT AGENCY.
We recommend this intensive for all levels of Voiceover Actors at all ages. Whether you are just starting out, or have experience in the industry, this is an amazing opportunity to continue to learn and grow as a Voiceover Artist. This class will have a specific focus on COMMERCIAL COPY.
WHAT WILL THE VOICE OVER INTENSIVE COVER?
WEEK ONE & WEEK TWO: Introduction to Commercial Voiceover: This week will comprise of an opening Q & A, and reading copy, which Portia will assign. You'll be assigned copy so that Portia can evaluate where you are currently at as a voiceover actor. All participants will have one-on-one direction, and coaching with Portia during each class. You will be given assignments and copy to prepare at the end of each class for the following week.
WEEK THREE: This is the final week spent in the classroom, so everyone will record all of the copy they would like to record in the booth. By the end of this class you will know what copy you are going to be laying down in the studio, and you will have 3 weeks of notes and coaching to help you prepare for the final week.
EACH WEEK YOU WILL BE HAVE AN MP3 OF YOUR RECORDING TO STUDY
WEEK FOUR: This week we take a field trip to VOICE TRAX in Studio City. We've hired out the studio so you can lay down your tracks giving you 10 minutes of recording time. This is the week you will lay down your tracks, which will be the start to your professional demo.
(SEE BELOW SAMPLE DEMO RECORDINGS.)
PLEASE NOTE: You will get 1 FREE track mixed with music. Additional tracks are charged at $69.99
ABOUT PORTIA SCOTT-HICKS:
A native of Los Angeles, Portia is currently The Director of Voiceover at Coast to Coast Talent Group where she runs the division with a subordinate staff.
Representing both adult and youth talent for all areas of voiceover, with over 100 broadcast TV & Radio Commercials on air and several National Campaigns to name a few, Wells Fargo, Wendy's, T-Mobil. As well as series regulars on Disney TV Animation, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network and a plethora of Animated Feature Films, most recently Oscar and Golden Globe Nominees, BRAVE (winner), Rise of the Guardians, and Wreck-It Ralph.
Portia's client roster is among some of the top Talent in the industry, as well Portia has clients in two 2009 Academy Award Nominated films Disney Pixar's "UP", and Disney's "The Princess and the Frog". Portia has worked on a multitude of Animated Features, Animated series Planet 51, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Astro Boy, Alvin and Chipmunks, Ice Age 3, Coraline, Monster's vs Aliens. Amber Riley, Chris Colfer from the hit show "Glee", Hill Harper from "CSI New York", Jordan Nagai from "UP" & Michael Colyar from Disney's "The Princess and the Frog". As well has a host of top selling video games, to
name a few: Black Opps 2, Modern Warfare 3. Boaderlands, Assassin's Creed, Halo, Battlefield 3, Saints Row- The Third, Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
Click here for the COAST TO COAST Talent Agency link.
COST: $250 + $2 processing fee
DATES: MONDAYS, January 19th/26th, February 2nd & 9th (in studio)
TIME: 7:00PM (various studio call times on February 9th between 5-7pm)