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virtual - Voiceover Lab

Audacity for Creating Voiceover Samples and Demo Production (Read Synopsis and Requirements)

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

From recording voiceover auditions to creating voiceover demos, Audacity is a versatile and free software application that is popular for voiceover recording and production. In this class you will build on your Audacity skills (completion of our Audacity 101 class or proficiency using Audacity recommended) and learn the...

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VIRTUAL - Voiceover Studio Etiquette and Agent Expectations: An Interactive Discussion and Q&A (Open Entry)

Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This interactive discussion will provide an overview of what it takes to find success in voiceover and to know what is expected of actors within the voiceover industry, as we know it.  The talk will touch on notable "inner-workings" and important tips from the agency perspective, session...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Social Media Basics

Thursday, February 29, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Marin Hope

Thursday, February 29, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Marin Hope, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Marin Hope is a...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Lauren Port - Chicago Local Actors

Friday, March 1, 2024 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with Chicago based Casting Director Lauren Port, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent upon RSVP confirmation.

This class is meant for actors who live or can...

New York - Casting Access (Non-Frequency Restricted)

Young Performers (Ages 9-14) with Rebecca Gushin

Saturday, March 2, 2024 11:00 AM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A and an prepared reading session with NY based casting professional, Rebecca Gushin.

This class is specifically for performers between the ages of 9-14.  Participating performers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  No participants over the age of 18 will be...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Katie Lantz

Saturday, March 2, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Katie Lantz, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Katie Lantz (she/her) is a...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes/Monologues with Daryl Eisenberg

Monday, March 4, 2024 9:00 AM PST | 12:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with New York based Casting Director Daryl Eisenberg, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent upon RSVP confirmation.


ABOUT DARYL

DARYL EISENBERG (she/her) is a Casting Director and...

virtual - Voiceover Lab

VIRTUAL: Commercial Workout

Monday, March 4, 2024 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST

Synopsis

Join staff engineer and booth director Lana Migliore for a fun, fast-paced commercial voiceover workout. Participants are required to provide 2 pieces of 30 second commercial copy to work on during class. Each participant will read and receive feedback from the instructor and the group. Don't miss this...

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New York - Casting Access (Non-Frequency Restricted)

Assigned Scenes with Emily Rucker

Monday, March 4, 2024 6:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A and an prepared reading session with NY based casting professional, Emily Rucker.

Participating actors will be asked to prepare scenes assigned by the casting professional ahead of class.  


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Emily Rucker is a casting professional based out of Brooklyn, NY. She...

Virtual - Virtual The Business

ACTING TIPS WITH TAMIKA SIMPKINS: GET YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED!

Monday, March 4, 2024 3:00 PM PST | 6:00 PM EST

In these monthly, one-hour live Zoom sessions, working actor and SAG AFTRA Foundation staff member Tamika Simpkins dives deeper into questions about actors’ professional pursuits. This live program will mainly address the topics of that week’s Small Group Sessions, and members are encouraged to bring their specific questions...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Comedy Scenes with Howard Meltzer

Monday, March 4, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Howard Meltzer, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform comedy sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Howard Meltzer has...

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virtual - Voiceover Lab

VIRTUAL - Karen Huie's Tuning Your Voiceover Instrument

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

Tuning your Voiceover Instrument is a toolbox to sharpen vocal delivery. Vocal exercises for articulation, range, versatility, tempo, musicality, dynamics, interpretation and vocal expression actors forget to develop. Audiobooks, animation, videogames, commercials, adr, dubbing, e-learning all need an accessible vocal instrument. This is a vocal gym for your...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Assigned Self-Tapes with Lori Wyman - Southeast Local Actors

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This class will include a Q&A with Florida based casting professional Lori Wyman, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will prepare and submit a self-tape of a scene assigned by the casting professional prior to class.  Submitted tapes will be viewed in class, followed by a live...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Actor Career Focus

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link inviting them to join the class.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Representation

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

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New York - Casting Access

Scenes with Stephen Vincent

Friday, March 8, 2024 12:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A with New York based Casting Director, Stephen Vincent,  followed by a prepared reading session

Participating actors will choose and prepare a scene to perform from a selection of sides provided by the Casting Director.  Additional details will be sent upon confirmation.

ABOUT STEPHEN

Stephen...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Self-Tapes with Emily Fleischer

Saturday, March 9, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Professional Emily Fleischer.  Following, actors will view pre-submitted self-tapes and hear live feedback from Emily.

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television and submit a self-tape of the scene prior to the class.  Additional...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Headshots

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or Promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

SELF TAPES AND REMOTE AUDITIONS

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

virtual - Voiceover Lab

VIRTUAL - How to Beat AI: Narrate Better Than a Robot

Thursday, March 14, 2024 11:00 AM PDT | 2:00 PM EDT

Details This program is FULL

SYNOPSIS

Join award winning audio talent and sought after coach Jayme Mattler for a hands-on foundational class open to narrators of all levels. In this three hour session Jayme will explore the three tenets she deems necessary for stellar narration: comprehension, authenticity and emotional connection. No matter if you...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Money Management

Thursday, March 14, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program

This class begins at 1pm PST/4pm EST.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot...

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VIRTUAL - Anna Garduno's Create or Update a Commercial Voiceover Demo That Stands Out!

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 11:00 AM PDT | 2:00 PM EDT

SYNOPSIS

Voiceover demos are to voiceover actors, what headshots are to on-camera actors.  They can help you get the attention of VO agents and managers, and can open the  doors to voiceover auditions and work.  Anna produces voiceover demos and has ideas to share, so...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Resumes

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Demo Reels and Clips

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

virtual - Voiceover Orientation

VIRTUAL - Voiceover Lab Orientation

Thursday, March 21, 2024 10:00 AM PDT | 1:00 PM EDT

SYNOPSIS 

Voiceover (VO) Lab programs and recording booth sessions are open to all VO Lab eligible SAG-AFTRA members, regardless of your location. Once you have completed the required Voiceover Programs Profile (online) and the Voiceover Lab Orientation (VOLO), you will have Voiceover Lab eligibility. This 2-hour orientation details what...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Social Media Basics

Thursday, March 21, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Actor Career Focus

Tuesday, March 26, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link inviting them to join the class.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Representation

Wednesday, March 27, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

THE AUDITION

Thursday, March 28, 2024 1:00 PM PDT | 4:00 PM EDT

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link inviting them to join the class.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send...