SEATTLE VOICEOVER CLASSES

Looking for Beginning, Intermediate and more advanced Voiceover Classes in Seattle? We have several starting soon. They’re taught by veteran voice actor, stage actor, and director Rick May.  (See Rick May’s IMDB page.) 

You can take the classes individually, or if you take all four, you will earn a VOICEOVER FUNDAMENTALS CERTIFICATE.


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APRIL – VOICEOVER CLASSES

VOICEOVER 101

Class 32112 - Voiceover 101 - Saturdays
10am-12pm: 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Maximum:15. Enrolled so far: 2

"Voice acting is the art of doing voiceover work in TV shows and feature films, animated shorts, commercials, radio plays, video games and more..."


VOICEOVER 102

Please note rescheduled dates:
Class #107810: Voiceover 102
Sundays 10 am-12pm: 4/14, 4/28, 5/5, 5/19

(no class on 4/24 or 5/12 due to conflicts)
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee

Seattle: University of Washington
Max. enrollment: 15. Enrolled so far: 4


ACCENTS AND DIALECTS FOR ACTORS

CLASS 162288-3-17: ACCENTS FOR ACTORS -
Saturday 1pm-3pm: 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Maximum: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

"A fun class for actors who would like to speak believably in a variety of different accents and dialects..."


MAY – VOICEOVER CLASSES

VOICEOVER 101

Class 161425-3-17: VOICEOVER 101 -
Wednesday night class:
May 1, 8, 15 and 22, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 20. Enrolled so far: 1

"Voice acting is the art of doing voiceover work in TV shows and feature films, animated shorts, commercials, radio plays, video games and more..."


VOICEOVER 102

Class 165914-3-13: VOICEOVER 102 -
Sat. 10am-12pm - 5/11, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Maximum: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

"For the students who have completed Rick May’s Voiceover 101 class and would like to keep learning and practicing..."


JUNE – VOICEOVER CLASSES


VOICEOVER 103

  • STARTS SUNDAY JUNE 9
  • OPEN FOR ENROLLMENT!

Class 161676-3-9: Voiceover 103 -
Sundays, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30. 10am-12 pm
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Location: UW campus - Seattle
Maximum: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

"For students who have completed V101 and V102. Detailed exercises in monologues and scene work..."


VOICEOVER 101
6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/29


ACCENTS FOR ACTORS
6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/29


VOICEOVER 103
6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30

 

VOICEOVER CLASSES – With short descriptions

VOICEOVER 101

In RICK MAY’S VOICEOVER 101 class, you’ll learn:

  1. the ABCs of voice acting, step by step,
  2. how to train your voice with articulation exercises before  moving on to character work.
  3. how to sound like an announcer when you want to
  4. how NOT to sound like an announcer when you don’t want to (but still have a relaxed professional voice)
  5. how to present as either a “regular person” or a commercial announcer
  6. how to project your enthusiasm
  7. how to communicate emotions
  8. how to do narration for documentaries
  9. how to do voices for animated cartoons
  10. How to do voices for games, one of the hottest industries for actors
  11. how to find your own natural voice
  12. and finally, how to create a range of fun and interesting characters.

VOICEOVER 102

Voiceover 102: Intermediate Level is for the students who have completed Rick May’s Voiceover 101 class and would like to keep learning and practicing.  It is a continuance of in-depth instruction of advanced voice work. 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. We will continue to explore character development, cartoon voices, video games, announcing techniques and vocal development. Class material extensively covers all the elements of voice work and audition preparation. 


VOICEOVER 103

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.
Sign up now using the link below. This class has six hours of class time, focused over two intensive three hour meetings.


ACCENTS & DIALECTS FOR ACTORS

Are you an actor, or actor-in-training, who’s interested in learning how to speak believably in a variety of different accents and dialects? In this class, helpful to both voiceover actors and “regular” actors, you’ll get practice speaking all of these accents and more, along with guidance and helpful tips from the instructor, an established voiceover actor. Note: You can take this class just for fun, or apply it toward our Voiceover Acting Certificate program.

In this class, helpful to both voiceover actors and “regular” actors, you’ll get practice speaking all of these accents and more, along with guidance and helpful tips from the instructor, an established voiceover actor.