Voice-over 101

Intro to Voice Acting
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  • Lectures 8
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

This introductory course will give you an overview of the main types of voice-over and narration, including commercial, industrial/corporate, and animation scripts. We will also provide you with insight into how VO jobs typically run, and what the client expects of you. At the end of the video we talk about marketing and how to put yourself out there to "get the job". The total class length is about an hour long. No class materials are needed, but having a way to record yourself will be invaluable to review your progress.

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is necessary, but any previous acting experience always helps!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the basics of voice-over, voice acting, and the VO industry.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course covers the basics of voice-over and is best suited for beginners.

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Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Getting Started
Getting Started
Section 3: The Lesson
The Lesson
Section 4: Commercial 1
Commercial 1
Section 5: Commercial 2
Commercial 2
Section 6: Industrial
Section 7: Animation
Section 8: Marketing

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Instructor Biography

Voice Acting University, Welcome to the world of voice-over!

Voice Acting University is lead by prolific voice actor John Swasey and seasoned engineer Afshar Kharat. They have collectively worked on hundreds of broadcast, industrial, animation, audiobooks, and internet projects over the last 25 years. They've also taught private voice-over classes and seminars for the last ten years. Find out how to make any script sound great! Check out our courses for beginner and advanced classes.

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