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January Classes

Accents for Audiobooks
Accents for Audiobooks
Date: Saturday, Jan 28; 10 - 12pm PT / 1 - 3pm ETDuration: 1 day Class Length: 2 hrs
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Audiobook Basics: Recording, Editing, & Mastering
Audiobook Basics: Recording, Editing, & Mastering
Duration: 1 week Class Length: 2 1/2 hours Maximum Participants: 15Regardless of what software you use (Audacity, ProTools, GarageBand, Studio One, Reaper, Audition, Logic, Cubase, Ardour, or anything else), there are effective, straight-forward methods to getting the job done that everyone working on audiobooks should know...READ MORE BELOW
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Becoming the Story – Narrating Audiobooks (Fiction)
Becoming the Story – Narrating Audiobooks (Fiction)
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2.5 hrs Maximum Participants: 6
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Building Characters for Your Demo
Building Characters for Your Demo

Building Characters for Your Demo Offered by Voice Over Coach David Rosenthal using Zoom Class Description:  In order to become and remain viable in the world of character voice over, you need to have a stable of around 5 strong, differing characters of your own making that you can … Continued

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Audiobook Class
Exploring Audiobooks: Fiction
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2.5 hrs Maximum Participants: 6
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Intro to Narration Technique
Intro to Narration Technique
Duration: 2 sessions Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Introduction to Online Casting Webinar
Introduction to Online Casting Webinar
Join J. Michael Collins and Bev Standing for a class that you won't want to miss! 
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Navigating the Audiobook World Smartly
Navigating the Audiobook World Smartly
DATE: Jan 15; 10am - 12pm PT/ 1 - 3pm ET Duration: 1 day Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 100
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Joyce Castellanos
Promo VO Technique (Level 1)
Duration: 4 Weeks Class Length: 2 hours Maximum Participants: 5
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Toys, Games and Mobile Game Apps: Youthful Voiced Ladies Class
Realistic Kids Voices for Ladies – Advanced

Offered by Voice Over Coach Cristina Milizia via Zoom.us Intermediate/Advanced – The prerequisite for this class is Creating & Performing Kids’ Voices. Other previous experience may be substituted at the instructor’s discretion. This intensive course is for intermediate/advanced ladies who … Continued

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The Buyer’s Perspective Webinar
The Buyer’s Perspective Webinar

J. Michael will give you his insight as both a highly successful VO talent booking online and as one who casts talent for his production clients and other voice seekers. If you’ve already taken our Introduction to Online Casting webinar, … Continued

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The Conversational Commercial Read – Technique with Anne Ganguzza
The Conversational Commercial Read – Technique with Anne Ganguzza
Duration: 3 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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The Ultimate Rate Guide Webinar
The Ultimate Rate Guide Webinar
Presenters: Anne Ganguzza, David Rosenthal, Cristina Milizia, Brad Venable, Steven Jay Cohen, Faith Cruz and David Toback[kad_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TzQJPc20FmQ" ]Webinar Length: 2 hrs
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Video Game Character Toolbox
Video Game Character Toolbox
SPECS: Duration: 4 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Voiceover Improv Technique
Voiceover Improv Technique
Duration: 1 Day Class Length: 2 Hours Participants: 100
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February Classes

“The Conversational Commercial Read” Intensive Workout with Anne Ganguzza
“The Conversational Commercial Read” Intensive Workout with Anne Ganguzza
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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J Michael Collins
A Master Class on E-Learning with J. Michael Collins
SPECS: Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Agent Webinar Bundle
Agent Webinar Bundle
Over the next four months, the GVAA will be hosting a series of hour-long Q&A sessions with some of the most successful and knowledgeable talent agents in the country. We highly recommend attending at least one; the advice and insights they have to offer will be truly invaluable to your voiceover career. Even better, if you’d like to attend all of them, the GVAA is offering a special discounted rate of five sessions for less than the price of four!That’s more than 25% off! Read all about our upcoming speakers below...
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MJ Lallo Voice Over Coach
Animation Workout
Duration: 1 day Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Katie Leigh
Ensemble Acting for Animation Voiceover
Duration: 2 week class Class Length: 2 hours per week Maximum Participants: 10
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Fine Tuning Your Instrument with Elaine Clark
Fine Tuning Your Instrument with Elaine Clark
Live Webinar!Tuesday, Feb 7; 5:30 - 7pm PT / 8:30 - 10pm ET 
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Everett Oliver
Getting Real in Animation Booth Direction

This intense Animation VO workshop is designed to teach voiceover artists the tools they need to enhance their careers and to book the job. After working with with Everett, you will have gathered the tools, techniques, and valuable inside voiceover … Continued

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Commercial Voice Over
Introduction to Commercial Voice Over
Duration: 4 Weeks
Class Length: 2 hours
Maximum Participants: 6
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Brad Venable
Introduction to Video Games
Duration: 3 weeks Class Length: 2 hours Maximum Participants: 7
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Q & A with Talent Agent – Ilko Drozdoski (AVO Talent)
Q & A with Talent Agent – Ilko Drozdoski (AVO Talent)
DATE: Feb 4; 11 - 12pm PT / 2 - 3pm ET Price: $49
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Q & A With Talent Agent, Carol Rathe (Go Voices Talent)
Q & A With Talent Agent, Carol Rathe (Go Voices Talent)
Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm PST / 2:00 - 3:00pm EST Price: $49
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Technical Narration
Technical Narration
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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The Audiobook Narrators’ Workshop
The Audiobook Narrators’ Workshop

With a unique topic each month, both aspiring and established narrators get together to work on our craft. In each session, we will be both narrator and listener — reading from a prepared or provided piece and providing valuable feedback … Continued

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The Business of Being Social: Social Media Marketing Strategies For VO Success
The Business of Being Social: Social Media Marketing Strategies For VO Success
Duration: 2 Weeks Class Length: 2 hours Maximum Participants: 12 Format: Zoom
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Voiceover for Kids!
Voiceover for Kids!
We’ll be exploring the world of commercials, video games, toys, game apps, and animation!
  • Learn how to “talk” a script
  • How to maintain diction and projection
  • How to analyze a script
  • How to physicalize in front of a mic
  • Learn how to express emotions and energy through the voice
  • How to communicate effectively
  • How to interpret characters all while letting your personality shine!
This class is open to all youth ages 7-18
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March Classes

Essential Voice Over Technique
Advanced VO Techniques for Commercial & Narration
Duration: 4 weeks Class Length: 1hr 30min Maximum Participants: 7
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Agent Webinar Bundle
Agent Webinar Bundle
Over the next four months, the GVAA will be hosting a series of hour-long Q&A sessions with some of the most successful and knowledgeable talent agents in the country. We highly recommend attending at least one; the advice and insights they have to offer will be truly invaluable to your voiceover career. Even better, if you’d like to attend all of them, the GVAA is offering a special discounted rate of five sessions for less than the price of four!That’s more than 25% off! Read all about our upcoming speakers below...
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MJ Lallo Voice Over Coach
Amazing Characters! Animation Voice Over Technique – Level 1
Duration: 5 Weeks Class Length: 2 hours Maximum Participants: 8
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Christa Lewis
Audiobook Technique with Christa Lewis
Refine your audiobook narrative skills in this 5-week series. In this mixed-skill level workout class, you will learn how to accurately prep, analyze, and perform works from various genres. You will finish this class with material ready for use in your first audiobook demo.
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Corporate Narration
Corporate Narration
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Corporate Narration Intensive Workout
Corporate Narration Intensive Workout
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Katie Leigh
Creating & Performing Kids’ Voices

Class Description: In the world of cartoons, film, and games, directors regularly cast roles that require adult VO talent to sound like kids. But to sound like a child, you must think and act like a child. Explore the psychology … Continued

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Joyce Castellanos
Documentary Narration Intensive Workout
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Joyce Castellanos
Documentary Narration with Joyce Castellanos
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Intimate Commercial Read
Intimate Commercial Read
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 6
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Intimate Commercial Read Workout
Intimate Commercial Read Workout
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Q & A With Talent Agent, Erik Sheppard (Voice Talent Productions)
Q & A With Talent Agent, Erik Sheppard (Voice Talent Productions)
Saturday March 25, 2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm PST / 2:00 - 3:00pm EST Price: $49
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Telephony and On Hold Messaging
Telephony and On Hold Messaging
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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Telephony Intensive Workout
Telephony Intensive Workout
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2 hrs Maximum Participants: 7
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The ABC’s of ACX
The ABC’s of ACX
Duration: 2 weeks Class Length: 2.5 hrs Maximum Participants: 10
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Testimonials for Our Wonderful Coaches

“You set a humorous and comfortable tone which made the work look like a lot of fun, but your adept incisive feedback also made it clear there is an enormous amount to learn as a beginner before you can make … Continued

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“There have been some bright spots of work opportunities that allowed me to pour my love of acting & VO into. I note this, because you are and have been a huge part in my getting there. You helped me … Continued

Mike Wong

“David helps you step out of your comfort zone in a fun and electrifying way! He knows how to make you feel comfortable learning within a challenging and intense environment, while having a grand time and getting to know the … Continued

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