COST: $350 + GST (2 payments of $175 + GST)
1 class / week, 4 weeks
Instructor: Brian Parkinson
An ability to turn on an accent to create a character is important to a rich and exciting voice over career. In this fun and valuable course actor, voice artist and accent coach Brian Parkinson will break down three accents that will be very valuable to your career as North American Voice-Over talent. You will be on your way to mastering the Boston, California and Southern US accents. Each week you will deconstruct a different accent and learn the vowel sounds and placements for a natural and authentic sound, we will then put your new accents to work creating characters on the mic. By the completion of the course you will be able to harness your new accents for commercial, animation, narration & video games.
Next Session: January 9, 16, 23, 30. 6:30 - 9:30 pm (OPEN SEATS)
Specifically, you will:
• Work the nuances of the Boston / New England Accent.
• Develop your Californian accent so you can reduce those Canadianisms for North American work.
• Work on your Southern US accents.
• Learn to how to style accents for Film, Commercials, Animation, Narration and Video games