Groundcrew’s 2019 Spring Voiceover Workshops
March 2nd & 3rd in Charlotte, NC
November 28, 2018
Mark your calendars! Groundcrew Sound is partnering once again with Lynda McCarrell & Nick Omana of The Voiceover Institute to bring you a full weekend of voiceover coaching and workshops.
We’ll be flying Lynda and Nick in from California to teach the workshops here at our studio in Southend Charlotte. Lynda and Nick bring two different perspectives on the voiceover industry and a world of experience. Lynda is a top notch VO agent and Nick Omana is a talented voiceover artist. Between the two of them you will learn all you need to know about voiceover work.
One-on-One Coaching Sessions
Friday, March 1st
One-on-one coaching sessions are offered by Nick & Lynda on Friday, March 1st from 9am-5pm ET. These sessions are available to those who have completed the CORE or Master Class (or a similar workshop), or working actors/VO talents. The one-on-one voiceover coaching sessions are 1 hour long and cost $150. Please contact email@example.com to book a 1 hour slot.
CORE Basics Workshop
Saturday, March 2nd at 8:30am ET
This is the class we recommend for beginners who are trying to break into the voiceover industry, but it’s valuable to voiceover talent at any level.
The CORE Basics workshop begins at 8:30am on Saturday morning until 6pm, with a 1 hour break for lunch. This workshop will cover every aspect of the voiceover business and help you build a solid foundation in voiceover!
- Breaking Down Copy
- Using Color and Music to Finesse Your Read
- Auditions… Making the Right Choices and Committing
- Getting the Callback/Booking the Job
- What to Include on a Voiceover Demo
- Submitting Your Demo
- ISDN and Phone Patch Sessions
- Marketing Yourself
The cost of the day long workshop is $350.00. Each workshop is conducted here at the Groundcrew studios in Charlotte’s Southend. The environment is casual and comfortable. There will be a lunch break. You may walk to one of the many restaurant options. Or, we have a full kitchen and refrigerator available if you’d like to bring in your lunch. Water and coffee will be available throughout the day.
The Master Intensive Workshop or Master Class is conducted Sunday, March 2nd in the morning from 10:30 until 2:30, September 30th. The total cost for the Master Class is $250.00. You must take the Core Workshop before enrolling in the Master Class.
Previous Core Basics required. Covering and refining specific areas of Voice Over!
- Working to Music and/or picture
- Perfecting the “read beyond the read”
- Getting a clear idea of where you fit in
- Advice for producing your demo(s)
- Now that I have a demo, what next?
- Self direction
- Marketing yourself and creating work
You may sign up for both workshops! The cost for both is $600.00. Lynda and Nick, the instructors, request a 50% deposit (or full payment) to hold your place in the workshop(s). The remaining balance is due the day of the workshop(s) you plan to attend.
Check is our preferred payment method but you can also swing by the studio to pay your deposit in cash. You can also pay by credit card via PayPal (I’ll email an invoice) but it has a 3% processing fee.
Please make the check out to Groundcrew Studios and put the workshop(s) you will be attending in the memo.
Our mailing address:
2127 Hawkins Street
Charlotte, NC 28203
Please be sure to note on your payment what you are applying to – CORE BASICS or the Master Class, or Both VO workshops.