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Voice Acting: Master Class

Who wants to be a Hero...and a Villain?! (A two-day voice over materclass workshop for animation & video games. Presented by Voice Actors Dino Andrade & Greg Houser)

  • Dates: Part One - Thursday Aug. 30th & Part Two – Friday Aug. 31st
  • Time:  3PM - 7PM
  • Cost - $75

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Dream of a career in voice over for original animation, anime & video games? Voice actors Dino Andrade (World of Warcraft, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Dishonored 2) and Greg Houser (Evangelion, One Piece, Tales of Vesperia)present a fun, full-participation, two-day immersive, voice over master class that covers it all!

Over two days you will learn the VO acting techniques you must know to make it in original animation, Anime, or video games!

Thursday - Part One

  • Voice Over Fundamentals
  • How to Create Different Character Voices
  • Visualization techniques that Make Characters & Scenes Come Alive
  • Original Animation Acting Techniques & Styles
  • Video Games Acting Techniques & Styles

Friday - Part Two

  • Anime Dubbing Acting Techniques & Styles
  • Creating Great Villains
  • Audition Techniques
  • Course Concludes with a Casting Session & Table Read of an Authentic Production Script

Whether participants have lots of acting experience or none at all, everyone is guaranteed to have a blast at this interactive, fun, informative and enlightening peek into the REAL world of Voice Over!

Your Instructors:

Actor & Animation Voice Over Teacher Dino Andrade:

Voice actor Dino Andrade is probably best known to video game fans as The Scarecrow from Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham Underworld.  Dino is also known as the voice behind Professor Putricide, Mimiron, High Tinkerer Mekkatorque, The Mad Bomber, The Death Knight Gnomes, and more from World of Warcraft & Hearthstone!

Additionally, Andrade has lent his voice to such high-profile properties as Dishonored 2, Prey, Star Trek Online, Goldie & Bear, Sophia The 1st, Shimmer and Shine, Call of Duty, Dungeons & Dragons: neverwinter, Brutal Legend, Guitar Hero, Pocket God, and Nerf-N-Strike. Anime/gamer fans know him for his starring roles as Kenshin in Sengoku Basara and Ragou in Tales of Verperia, as well as his guest appearances in Hellsing Ultimate and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex.

Online Dino recently starred as Dutch the Dog on Get My Goat for the Dreamworks TV YouTube Channel.  On television, Dino has provided sound-a-likes for both the short-lived CBS series $h*! My Dad Says and ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. Dino has also been heard in both radio and television campaigns for Kellog's Rice Krispies as the iconic voice of Pop of Snap, Crackle and Pop fame!

Voice Actor Greg Houser

Greg is proof that anyone from any background can become a voice actor. He originally joined the voice acting ranks through his background in IT and Engineering (no, seriously).  Earning advanced degrees from Pennsylvania State University and studying drama with the Walnut St. Theatre, the Wilma Theatre, and the People's Improv Theatre.

Without ever leaving his native Philadelphia, Greg has had a fun career behind the mic for over 18 years providing vocal talent for companies such as American Express, Dupont, Lockheed Martin, CBS, Honda of America, Virgin Mobile, Petsmart, and both the MBA & NBA. In the anime world, he's had the privilege to be cannon fodder for titles such as Evangelion, Ikki Tousen, One Piece, Shiki, and Tales of Vesperia. (alongside Dino Andrade). 

The need to relocate to Hollywood (and/or any of those other entertainment centers of the world) for a career in voice over is rule #1. Greg is living proof that rules are made to be broken!

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