Exhibition Hall Open!
Meet the Sponsors
11:00 pm – 11:50 pm
Be The Mic
Voice actor and product specialist, Chris Currier takes you on an educational journey – demonstrating how the microphone can be a powerful extension of your performance. Plus, the tricks, tips and techniques to give you an edge in the booth.
12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Live From The Red Carpet
Of all the inspiring and prestigious jobs in the VO business, none shine quite like live announcing for the Oscars, Golden Globes, Emmys, NAACP Image Awards, Tonys and People’s Choice Awards. But getting to that elite stage starts with the same training, hard work and determination that any one of us can muster. Find out how it’s done and how you too could one day be the voice of God on the biggest world stages. Join Joe Cipriano, Cedering Fox, Dave Fennoy, Melissa Disney Andy Geller, Ellen K, Valerie Smaldone and Executive Producer Cort Casady in the first ever how-to workshop dedicated to live voice announcing.
1:00 pm – 1:50 pm
Making A Living With Audiobook Narration
ACX (An Amazon Company) brings the Amazing Scott Brick back for a command performance on the art of mastering audio book narration and building a fruitful career. Plus the announcement of the winner of the ACX Audiobook Narration Contest!
2 pm – 3:15 pm
Emmy Award-Winner, Keith David Takes the Stage with Pat Fraley
in a Special In-depth Interview
Acclaimed voiceover performer and actor of film and Broadway, Keith David, shares his inner world of voice acting to the legendary teacher/voiceover performer Patrick Fraley who will guide all in a celebration of Keith’s inspired career while illuminating the craft of narration, commercials, promos and cartoon voices. Then snag an autographed copy of Secrets of Voice-over Success featuring Keith’s extraordinary career journey form Harlem New York to Juilliard to 2-time Emmy Award-winner for outstanding voiceover performance in Ken Burns‘ The War and Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson. Don’t miss these two voiceover titans in an inspired conversation with audience participation. It promises to be the most enthralling voiceover master class you will ever experience in voice acting.
3:15 pm – 6 pm
Voice of God Reception (Presented by Le’ Sassier Catering)
Enjoy delicious food, refreshing beverages and great networking opportunities while engaging an extraordinary class of exhibitors and service providers who will bolster your knowledge and career!
3:15 pm – 6 pm
Exhibit Hall Open (Meet the Sponsors & Speakers)
The sponsors for That’s Voiceover were carefully chosen for the unique service they bring to the industry and the critical role their services play in the advancement of voiceover careers. Don’t miss the opportunity to get to know them on a first name basis and avail yourself of the knowledge and experience each brings to her trade and to the industry as a whole. Your career depends on it.
4 pm – 5:30 pm
Audition Spotlight 2nd Round Audition (2nd Round Finalists only)
30 contestants will be notified by August 7, 2013 (via phone and/or email) to take place in the 2nd round audition, where six finalist will be chosen to compete in the Live Finale. Good luck!
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Speed Dating & Your VO Demo (Pre-selected finalist Only)
25 Advance ticket-holders will be selected by lottery to meet one-on-one with agents, casting directors and creative directors for feedback on their demo reels, audition technique and career goals. You must purchase your ticket by August 7, 2013 to be considered. Read More here
6:15 pm – 9:15 pm
The nuts and bolts of starting and sustaining a voiceover career. Plus advanced insight into growing existing careers to new heights. A how-to volcano on advancing your skills, marketing and branding, getting and agent and working with directors.
Comments by Joan Baker
Author of Secrets of Voice-over Success
Comments by Tamara Tunie
President and CEO, Alzheimer’s Association, Southern California Chapter
The Business of Voiceover
Q&A with Buyers, Agents, Creators and Executives
Voiceover as Craft and Career
Q&A with Top VO Talents – The highs and lows of getting to the top.
A Special Tribute to Don LaFontaine
with Nita Whitaker LaFontaine, Actor/Singer/Producer/Author
NBC 4 Audition Spotlight
Winner To Be Announced Live
9:15 pm – 11:00 pm
Closing Networking Reception
- Book Signing
- Meet the Sponsors
- Hors d’oeuvre and Open Bar