Come along and ignite your career!
November 4th Schedule
9:00 am Registration
10:00 Daytime Programming To Be Announced Soon
Gainful employment is the theme of the day. No matter where you are in your career, who doesn’t want to achieve higher heights. Expect a morning and afternoon full of high-energy, supercharged panels, presentations, auditions, and interactive entertainment that will mesmerize and delight. Guaranteed.
3p – 6p Exhibitors Reception
Lunch and beverages will be served. Our sponsors will be out to play. They’ll bring you up to date on the latest in audio technology, web design, voiceover training, news and more. Most of all, this is an opportunity to get your networking on, enjoy friends and meet new ones, and to share your knowledge and learn from others. Inspire and be inspired.
4:00 Speed Dating With Your Demo Reel
An exclusive one-on-one networking venue for a select number of talented voice actors, who will meet in 6-minute sessions with some of the top movers and shakers in the industry. This exclusive event admits 25 attendees who have been pre-approved via phone interview. This is a fast-paced rocket ride to talent self-awareness, marketing execution and networking skills. Talent will meet the moguls who can make a difference in their careers. Anything can happen and it probably will. This event is for ticket holders only. Send your demo reel and request to email@example.com and put SPEED DATING in the subject line. Sponsored by Sennheiser.
4:00 Audition Spotlight™ For CBS – Round 2
Just before what could possibly be the biggest voiceover moment in their lives, 30 finalists will step up to the mic for round two of the Audition Spotlight™, where they’ll compete for a paid voiceover booking. The winner will voice a TV Promo Campaign, be awarded a talent contract with a Major Talent Agency, and take home gifts that include a brand new MK8 Studio Microphone from Sennheiser.
4:00 to 6:00 Voice of God Food Reception
6:10 to 8:20 Prime Time Schedule (To Be Announced)
8:20 SOVAS™ Academic Scholarship Announcement
See who wins the coveted SOVAS™ Academic Scholarship, which will go to one unsuspecting voice actor sitting in the office. The winner will be selected from nearly 50 applicants who demonstrate compelling efforts to achieve their voice acting dream in the face of life’s hardships and sometimes insurmountable odds. In this night, one of those people will hear their name called, and learn that their dream is still alive.
8:30 Audition Spotlight™ Finals
Under bright lights, before an audience of 500 people, with industry agents and producers judging and scrutinizing every nuance of every performance, 6 talented finalist will square off for the Audition Spotlight™ Grand Prize. One of them will bask in the spotlight of victory. The 4-part grand prize is a paid promo booking with a TV Network, a talent contract with SOLID Talent Agency, a brand new MKH 8 Studio Microphone from Sennheiser, and an outrageous swag bag you have to see to believe. This is where everything voiceover comes together–the moment that captures the essence of voice acting. Real. Live. Amazing.
9:30 Voice of Gods and Goddesses Reception
What a day! I mean, really? Your questions have been answered, you’ve bet some of the best in the business, you’ve cultivated new relationships, made new friends and your cup runneth over with new inspiration. You’re an insider. Now, it’s time to celebrate it all over decadent desserts and refreshing cocktails. Unwind a little and let networking take its course. We’ll see ya tomorrow on the red carpet at the Voice Arts® Awards.
Voice Arts® Awards Gala