Friday July 29, 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT
Saturday July 30, 2016 at 3:30 PM PDT

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Seattle Voice Institute 
300 S. Bennett St.
Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98108

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Shana Pennington-Baird 
Seattle Voice Institute 

Kids Voice-Over Camp Summer 2016- July 29-30th 


This two-day summer camp will completely immerse kids in the world of voice-over. Students will learn about the voice-over industry and what it takes to pursue a career, full or part-time in this field. 


Topics covered will include:

  • What is voice-over?  It’s a huge field and growing/changing all the time
  • Working in a studio (includes field trip to Bad Animals in Seattle)
  • Working in a home studio
  • Best audition techniques for all voice-over styles
  • Microphone technique
  • How to effectively deliver commercial copy
  • How to create up to 40 cartoon and video game characters in under an hour
  • Editing and sound skills (necessary in today’s voice-over world)
  • Professional etiquette
  • Vocal care/breathing
  • Foley—what is it?  How to do it?
  • How to work with agents

Typical Day:

9AM    Check in and warm ups

10AM  New Topic of the Day:  Video Games

11AM  Studio time auditioning for games

12PM  Lunch

1PM    Character Dice

2PM    Record scenes in groups

3PM    Editing session