CLASSES

*All Group Classes require completion of our Intro to Voiceover Workshop, or equivalent somewhere else. 

**If you’d like to attend an in-person class virtually, please click VIRTUAL PRESENCE in the sign up form. 

LEARN ADOBE AUDITION 

Becoming Proficient for Submitting a Technically Sound Audition

4 Week commitment |$200 | 7 spots available

TUESDAYS  7:00 – 8:00 pm EST

What you’ll learn:

This 1-month class is designed to teach you how to become proficient at recording and editing in ADOBE AUDITION. By the end of the month, you’ll understand everything you need to know to submit a technically great sounding audition and WOW your agent or client.

The class will cover the following: 
  • A brief overview covering microphones and interfaces.

  • Basic overview of De-noising & De-clicking your audio with stock Adobe Audition plugins as well as Izotope RX elements.
  • Terms that typically confuse people and stop them from grasping crucial concepts.

  • Connecting your hardware to your software. Understanding the why, not just the how.

  • How to set up a technically accurate project and why we set it up this way.

  • How to set proper levels for the highest quality possible.

  • How to find your noise floor and why it’s so crucial for having a pro sounding audition.

  • Proper mic technique that will give you consistency in your audio.

  • The ins and outs of editing your audio inside Adobe Audition.

  • Basics of Equalization & compression for Voiceover.

  • A deep dive into equalization, how the specific frequencies affect the voice and how to tame harsh sibilance within your EQ.

  • Downward expansion.

James Younger

James joined the acting industry in 2013. While acting, he began composing music for film and TV as well as producing other styles of music in his spare time. With his extensive background in audio engineering and years of acting experience he decided to join the two together and has been voice acting ever since.

Got Questions for James? email him at: james@atlantavoiceoverstudio.com

LEARN AUDACITY

Becoming Proficient for Submitting a Technically Sound Audition

4 Week commitment |$200 | 12 spots available

MONDAYS 7:00 – 8:00 pm EST

*THIS SOFTWARE IS NOT SUITABLE FOR AUDIOBOOKS. Please sign up for Learn ADOBE AUDITION if you anticipate editing for AUDIOBOOKS.

What you’ll learn:

This 1-month class is designed to teach you how to become proficient at recording and editing in AUDACITY. By the end of the month, you’ll understand everything you need to know to submit a technically great sounding audition and WOW your agent or client.

The class will cover the following: 
  • A brief overview covering microphones and interfaces.
  • Basic overview of De-noising & De-clicking your audio with stock Adobe Audition plugins as well as Izotope RX elements.
  • Terms that typically confuse people and stop them from grasping crucial concepts.
  • Connecting your hardware to your software. Understanding the why, not just the how.
  • How to set up a technically accurate project and why we set it up this way.
  • How to set proper levels for the highest quality possible.
  • How to find your noise floor and why it’s so crucial for having a pro sounding audition.
  • Proper mic technique that will give you consistency in your audio.
  • The ins and outs of editing your audio inside Audacity.
  • Basics of Equalization & compression for Voiceover.
  • A deep dive into equalization, how the specific frequencies affect the voice and how to tame harsh sibilance within your EQ.
  • Downward expansion.

James Younger

James joined the acting industry in 2013. While acting, he began composing music for film and TV as well as producing other styles of music in his spare time. With his extensive background in audio engineering and years of acting experience he decided to join the two together and has been voice acting ever since.

Got Questions for James? email him at: james@atlantavoiceoverstudio.com

THE CHARACTER OF YOU 

2 Month commitment |$250/month*

WEDNESDAYS 7-10pm

Instructor- Steve Henderson, 27 years experience as VO talent

What You’ll Learn:
  • Deep dive into how to find your true voice.
  • Discover the different characters that are already within you and how to apply them to your conversational read.
  • Learn tips and techniques to unlock a script’s real message and how to connect to it.
  • Learn about the “burden of the words”.  What it is, why it’s hampering your performance, and how to beat it.

TESTIMONIALS/WHAT DID PREVIOUS STUDENTS LOVE ABOUT THE CLASS?

“I loved how Steve was able to get us into a head space where we could take ourselves to a place that helped us create a more natural read.” – Tegan

“I learned that it’s okay to give myself permission to be my “authentic” self. In essence, not have to feel that I have to “perform” per say when in front of the mic. Steve is wonderful at coaching.” – Eric

Steve showed us some of his favorite physicality tricks which made a huge difference in everyone’s reads. It was fun to see and hear the difference! He also had a very specific topic for each session and a full set of scripts for us to practice. Each script packet included links to the finished spots too, which was a great learning tool. Steve is a super prepared and knowledgeable instructor.” – Sandy

About Steve: Steve Henderson is a 27 year voice over veteran.  Represented nationally by ACM Talent, Steve specializes in Commercial, Promo, Corporate Narration, E-learning, and Live Announce.  Steve has had the pleasure of working with clients such as Cartoon Network, TNT, NBA, Chik-fil-a, The U.S. Coast Guard, NASCAR, Georgia-Pacific, Georgia Public Broadcasting, The Inspiration Network, Primerica, Pandora and many more.”

Got Questions for Steve? email him at: steve@atlantavoiceoverstudio.com

CONNECTING W/ COPY CLASS

2-Month committment | $200/month*

TUESDAYS 7-9pm

  • What: Whether you’re just beginning your voiceover journey or you’re experienced and need a tune-up, this is a great class for you! It’s limited to around 5-7 people, so you get individual attention. Each week, you’ll go through a variety of scripts, receive coaching & feedback from a voiceover agent with 30+ years of experience.

         

TESTIMONIALS/WHAT DID PREVIOUS STUDENTS LOVE ABOUT THE CLASS?

“Very valuable feedback from Sally and peers. The honest, supportive, holistic nature of my classmates and Sally.” -Joshua

“Sally is very knowledgable, straight forward, and helpful.” -Will

“I loved the camaraderie & support everyone

gives & receives.” – Dwayne

“SALLY! One of the most amazing teachers out there!” – Jilly

“Sally’s energy and enthusiasm. The synergy of the group was awesome!” – Barbara

Sally Neal

Sally has been in the industry as a voiceover agent for more than 30 years. Her agenting background includes The Burns Agency, AMT, People Store, and Houghton Talent. Other previous experience includes owning a casting company, consulting talent, and being involved in the creative division of advertising agencies and Turner Broadcast. Over the years she has taught classes whenever possible, sharing her knowledge and leading many to a successful voiceover career.

 

BEGINNER VOICEOVER INTENSIVE CLASS

3-Month Commitment | $250/month*

What: The beginner voiceover intensive is comprehensive and the perfect starting point for someone serious about a career in voiceover. It’s a 3-month commitment where you will learn.

Instructors:  Mike & Heidi, Jill Perry or Trevor Johns (read more about everyone HERE)

YOU’LL LEARN: 

        • About your voice – how to use it as an instrument, vocal health, accent/impediment reduction, and vocal exercises.
        • Script Analysis – how to interpret commercial and industrial copy.
        • How acting fits into voiceover – what tools to use & when to use them
        • How to use improv for voiceover.
        • How to create voice versatility – what is your sweet spot & discover your range.
        • How to Audition – the process & understanding the client.
        • What to do after you book a voiceover.

 

TESTIMONIALS/WHAT DID PREVIOUS STUDENTS LOVE ABOUT THE CLASS?

“Jill! I love her energy, knowledge and her critiques. She is awesome! I love the small class size so we can get personal attention.” – Erin

“LOVED the entire 12 weeks. Very informative” – Sherrie

“This is a terrific class for someone who is considering a professional voiceover career. I’m leaving this class with increased skills and clearer direction about where to head from here.”- Matthew

“Everything was lovely, from the guidance, booth practice and Jill was so great and charming.” -Eugenio

“Trevor’s knowledge and positivity.” -Jessica

“Booth time from day one. I am an audio kinesthetic learner, and it was great to practice and get feedback from the start.” – Kimberly

“Being in front of the microphone, receiving feedback was invaluable.” – Matthew

“Aside from learning a great deal about VO, it was such a comfortable environment. Made it easy to try different things and also allowed for shaking off a bad day.” – Michelle

“The personalized care of both Mike and Heidi for my own VO journey has now become part of my voiceover career FOREVER. Thank you so much to the both of you.” – Victor

“Small class size allowed for more time in the booth. I also enjoyed hearing feedback from everyone.” – Christina

 

Mike has more than 21 years experience in broadcast radio, with the bulk of his time working in one of the nation’s top markets, Atlanta, Georgia. He’s been a voice actor for about that long, as well. In addition to being a nationally recognized voice talent, he’s also worked as an actor since 2005. Whether it’s radio, film or TV, you might have heard or seen Mike at some point. His voiceover body of work includes promos for The Talking Dead (on-going), Warby Parker (on-going), NIKE, Sour Patch Kids, Budweiser, Monroe Shocks, and hundreds more. Mike’s Website | Instagram | LinkedIn

A true “Georgia Peach”, Heidi is a national voiceover talent, actress, host, and former radio DJ. Heidi has worked in multiple markets, with nearly a decade of on-air experience in Atlanta. Additionally, she has a podcast called the Encourage Minute, where she shares a :60 story of inspiration every Monday. Heidi can be heard in commercials for various companies, including Autonation, GE, Hallmark, Jiffy Lube, Build-a-Bear, Subway, and Belk, to name a few. Heidi’s Website | LinkedIn | Instagram

*All Atlanta Voiceover Studio seminars, workshops and classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the voiceover field or representation by an agent.

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