Animation Voice over Workshop
Learn the industry, record in the booth, and receive a private evaluation.
We’ll cover the different areas of animation – from video games to e-learning, websites, and films. Get to know what’s available and the differences in each area.
Find Your Authentic Voice
Learn to read scripts with authenticity. Understand delivery and emotional storytelling, no matter if you’re imitating a known character or creating your own. Identify different types of character voices that could depending on spec cues and the illustration of the character (when given).
Free Evaluation And Guidance
Our coach will conduct a one-on-one evaluation to explore your potential as a voice over professional. Expect a candid, objective review.
Voice Over Techniques
Practice vocal variety - Pitch, Pacing, Value and Volume and voice placement to create different characters. Identify when and where to employ these elements. Record in our studio learning mic and headphone techniques.
Steve Tardio is a SAG-AFTRA professional voiceover artist with over 10 years of training and experience. Steve’s unique sound brought him into the world of voicing animated characters for animated shows/features, commercials, promos, audiobooks and video games. Steve’s credits include Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, Harper-Audio, Fisher-Price Toys, Dannon Yogurt, Pepsi, Ford Motor Company, NBC-TV, Food Network, NBA-TV and Vevo.com. Steve feels improv is an important tool to have in your “voiceover actor belt”, especially in the world of animation, so Steve has been studying, coaching and performing long form and musical improv on various teams in NYC; with training from the Second City-Chicago, the Upright Citizens Brigade, the Peoples Improv Theater, Chicago City Limits and the Magnet Theater. Steve is also a musician and has played “Paul” in Beatles tribute bands!
Class Notes: no special prep is required.
October 9, 2018
6:00pm – 9:00pm
48 hours notice before any class is required to cancel or reschedule without incurring a fee.
No refund will be given if you cancel within 48 hours of a class or do not show up.
50% refund will be given if you reschedule within 48 hours of a class.
We reserve the right to cancel a class if fewer than the minimum number of students enroll.