Archive for the ‘Voice Over Experience’ Category

Recipes for Recording

Occasionally, we plan to open up this blog to guests. This is one of those times. Here’s Lori Wilson, from the PN Agency roster, to discuss her personal food and drink prep before voice sessions. Over to you Lori… One of my most memorable sessions as a voice over actress occurred early on in my […]

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Secrets of An Agent Man: Your Agent Should…Your Agent Shouldn’t…

I am a talent agent. What should I be doing for you, oh talented one? Many voice actors are either new to the game and only have a vague idea of what their agent does (or should be doing), or they’re experienced but maybe have only had one or two agents so they’re lacking comparisons. […]

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Secrets of An Agent Man: How To Break Up With Your Agent

One of the tough things about being an agent is having to say goodbye to good talents. In the last month or two, we’ve lost two star performers, both of whom decided to join the union. In both cases, it was for other opportunities besides voice, so no offense taken! In fact, that’s one of […]

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I’d Love To Talk For A Living

Naturally, as a voice talent agent, I tend to get more than a few people contacting me by phone, email, tweet or just yelling from rooftops asking how to get into the voice business. I try to respond to all inquiries and the general gist is one needs some training, from a broadcasting program or […]

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La Belle Province

Just back from a few days in Montreal and an investigation of the voice scene there.  I knew going in that L’Union des Artistes (UDA) is strong but my sense is that there is some non-union work kicking around.  We met with some studios, a couple of production companies and of course several voice talents […]

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Secrets of An Agent Man discussion

Voice Over Xtra has published my blog piece about the PN Agency business model in hopes of generating some discussion in the industry about voice agents & representation.   Hopefully, there will be some comments and observations from VO Xtra readers in different cities. Here is the URL for the article and comments: http://www.voiceoverxtra.com/article.htm?id=t9njmxig

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