VOICEOVER CLASSES: Dates, times and descriptions

  • All classes meet in SEATTLE except for the Redmond VOICEOVER 101  class.

VOICEOVER 101 CLASSES:

VOICEOVER 101: SUNDAY CLASS – SEATTLE

Voice acting is fun!  In this Seattle voiceover acting class you’ll learn how to create a range of interesting voices and characters, learn about the business side of voiceover acting, and learn how to have the best odds of making it in the business. Great for those interested in acting in games, animation, and commercials.  In addition to his appearance in major motion pictures, the instructor has been featured in many popular video games.  In “Star Fox 64” he is the voice of Peppy Hare and Andross. In “Age of Empires II” he is the narrator and voice of Genghis Khan. He is The Soldier in the ongoing game series “Team Fortress II.”  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Class #163297:
VOICEOVER 101 - SUNDAY CLASS
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Sundays mornings, 10am-12:30pm
1/21, 1/28, 2/4, and 2/11 (Four meetings)
Seattle - University of Washington campus
Max. Enrollment: 18. Spaces left: 14


VOICEOVER 101: SATURDAY CLASS – SEATTLE

Voice acting is fun!  In this Seattle voiceover acting class you’ll learn how to create a range of interesting voices and characters, learn about the business side of voiceover acting, and learn how to have the best odds of making it in the business. Great for those interested in acting in games, animation, and commercials.  In addition to his appearance in major motion pictures, the instructor has been featured in many popular video games.  In “Star Fox 64” he is the voice of Peppy Hare and Andross. In “Age of Empires II” he is the narrator and voice of Genghis Khan. He is The Soldier in the ongoing game series “Team Fortress II.”  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Class #32112:
VOICEOVER 101 - SATURDAY CLASS
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Saturdays 10am-12noon
4/14-5/5 (four meetings)
University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 18. Spaces left: 16

 


VOICEOVER 101: WEEKNIGHT CLASS – SEATTLE

Voice acting is fun!  In this Seattle voiceover acting class you’ll learn how to create a range of interesting voices and characters, learn about the business side of voiceover acting, and learn how to have the best odds of making it in the business. Great for those interested in acting in games, animation, and commercials.  In addition to his appearance in major motion pictures, the instructor has been featured in many popular video games.  In “Star Fox 64” he is the voice of Peppy Hare and Andross. He is The Soldier in the ongoing game series “Team Fortress II.” This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Class #60601:
VOICEOVER 101 - WEEKNIGHT CLASS
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Wednesdays, 7pm-9:30pm
4/11, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2 (4 meetings)

Open to: adults & teens. Most students are adults.
Seattle - University of Washington
Max. enrollment: 18. Spaces left: 15



VOICEOVER 101: EAST SIDE – REDMOND

Live in Bellevue, Redmond, or Bothell? Looking for voice acting classes in on the EAST SIDE? Whether you’re wanting to learn how to act in games, animated cartoons, or commercials, or just learning how to do voice acting for fun, you’ve come to the right place. In addition to his appearance in major motion pictures, the instructor has been featured in many popular video games.  In “Star Fox 64” he is the voice of Peppy Hare and Andross. In “Age of Empires II” he is the narrator and voice of Genghis Khan. He is The Soldier in the ongoing game series “Team Fortress II.”  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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VOICEOVER 101 - REDMOND CLASS
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Sundays, 3-5 pm (four meetings)
Four meetings x 2 hours=8 hours total
Dates: 2/18, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11
2439 152nd Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052 (Building 17)
Max. Enrollment: 12. Spaces left: 6


VOICEOVER 102 CLASSES:

VOICEOVER 102: SATURDAY CLASS

Voiceover 102 is for the students who have completed Rick May’s Voiceover 101 class. It is a continuance of in-depth instruction of advanced voice work. It continues to cover character development, cartoon voices, video games, announcing techniques and vocal development. Class material extensively covers all the elements of voice work and audition preparation.   In addition to scenes and advanced commercial work, the class will also do full length shows with roles assigned and performed by students, no memorization, just the chance to work as professional radio actors.  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Voiceover 102 - Saturday class
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Saturdays 10am-12:30pm
Winter 2018 dates: 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10
Seattle: University of Washington campus


VOICEOVER 102: WEEKNIGHT CLASS

Voiceover 102 is for the students who have completed Rick May’s Voiceover 101 class. It is a continuance of in-depth instruction of advanced voice work. It continues to cover character development, cartoon voices, video games, announcing techniques and vocal development. Class material extensively covers all the elements of voice work and audition preparation. In addition to scenes and advanced commercial work, the class will also do full length shows with roles assigned and performed by students, no memorization, just the chance to work as professional radio actors.  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Class #107810: Voiceover 102
Wednesday night class

Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee

Wednesdays 7pm-9pm
5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30 (four meetings)
Seattle: University of Washington
Max. enrollment: 15. Open spaces: 13


VOICEOVER 103 – SATURDAY CLASS

Voiceover 103:  This special new class is for students who have successfully completed Voiceover 101 and 102, who wish to continue advanced voice work study.  The class will encompass detailed and extensive exercises in monologues and scene work, and will use texts from movie scripts, TV shows and radio productions.  In addition to reviewing all the aspects of voice work, the class will also be ideal for those who took Accents and Dialects who want to continue to sharpen their dialect skills.  There will also be additional input on establishing professional careers.  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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VOICEOVER 103
Saturdays, 10am-12:30pm
Four meetings: 3/17, 3/24, 3/31 and 4/7
Location: UW campus/University District
Max. enrollment: 15. Spaces open: 15
Prerequisite: You must take V101 and V102 before taking this class.


VOICEOVER 103 – WEEKNIGHT CLASS

Voiceover 103:  This special new class is for students who have successfully completed Voiceover 101 and 102, who wish to continue advanced voice work study.  The class will encompass detailed and extensive exercises in monologues and scene work, and will use texts from movie scripts, TV shows and radio productions.  In addition to reviewing all the aspects of voice work, the class will also be ideal for those who took Accents and Dialects who want to continue to sharpen their dialect skills.  There will also be additional input on establishing professional careers.  This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Voiceover 103 - Tuesday class
Tuesdays 7pm-9:30pm, 3/6-3/27
Location: North Seattle (TBA)
Max. enrollment: 15. Spaces open: 15


ACCENTS FOR ACTORS CLASSES:


ACCENTS AND DIALECTS FOR ACTORS

In this Seattle acting class, students will learn how to speak in a wide range of accents and dialects. You’ll learn French, German, Russian, high and low British, and more!  (You won’t learn the languages, but you’ll learn how to sound like you’re from those parts of the world.)  Note: This class is open to actors of all types and levels of experience (voice actors, stage actors, actors for the camera, and total beginners.)   This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

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Class #30829:
ACCENTS and DIALECTS for ACTORS
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Saturdays 1pm-3pm
4/14-5/5 (four meetings)
University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 10. Spaces left: 5


ACCENTS AND DIALECTS 102: SCENE WORK

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Class #158543: Accents and Dialects 102
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Winter 2018: Saturdays 1pm-3pm
2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10 (four meetings)
Seattle: University of Washington campus

This intensive four week class is a continuation, in depth, using many of the major accents learned in Accents 101.  Students will be given acting scenes to rehearse then perform in front of the class, using accents including Russian, British, French; Spanish, Southern U.S., East Coast U.S., and so many more.  Note: You must take Accents and Dialects for Actors before taking this class. This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Voiceover Acting. 

 

About Nils Osmar

Nils Osmar was born in Alaska, and grew up in a wilderness area on the southern coast. He now lives in Seattle. He has made his living in the arts for over thirty years, working as a writer, visual artist, teacher, and filmmaker. He currently teaches through the University of Washington's ASUW Experimental College. He is the Director of an independent educational program, Classesandworkshops.com, which offers courses in visual, written and performing arts in Seattle, Washington.