Self Defense for your Voice: A Workshop for Actors, Stage Combatants and Voice Over Gaming Artists
Come learn techniques and skills of working with vocal extremes!
Learn how to shout, growl, cough, choke, scream, and add aggression to your voice in the healthiest way possible. Participants will learn how to support their voice, create vocal effects, and cool down to keep their voice safe and ready for the next scene.
$160 for ACTRA/EQUITY
$200 for non members
To Confirm A Spot:
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
You don’t physically act out violence on stage without a fight choreographer. Why do the same with your voice?
About the Instructor:
D’Arcy Smith is an Associate Professor of Voice, Speech and Dialects at The University of Cincinnati, CCM. He was a resident voice, text and dialect coach at the Guthrie Theater and has worked as a teacher and voice/dialect coach in the United States, U.K., Canada and New Zealand. He has also worked as a voice and dialect coach with many professional theaters coaching over 90 professional productions. He has used his vocal combat techniques in numerous professional productions and alongside fight coaches including k. Jenny Jones, Drew Fracher, Allen Henry, Bruce Cromer, Aaron Preusse, and with Kapa Haka trainer Teina Moetara.