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EP 13 – Stunts Games and Relationships America Young

Friday, February 19, 2016

This week I’m talking to producer, director, actor, stunt-person, America Young. We talk about how she broke into the business from Nebraska of all places, and how she went from being accepted into med school to having 32 stunt credits on IMDB, and the importance of good relationships. America Young is currently working in many aspects ...

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EP 12 – Your Voice and Your Vibrator

Friday, February 12, 2016

Good Vibrations - using a vibrator to help your voice This week I Skype with Elissa Weinzimmer, a vocal health specialist. She’s got a new program explaining in detail How Your Voice Works launching later this month. She’s also the co-creator of the Vibrant Voice Technique with David Ley where vibrators are used to improve your ...

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EP 11 – Words from a Veteran Dialect Coach About Working on Big Sets

Friday, February 5, 2016

This week I’m letting you in on a conversation I had with veteran dialect coach, Andrew Jack about being on big sets like Lord of the Rings and Star Wars. Check out his website here. I also tell you about how they found the sound for BB8 for the latest installment of SW. Here is the ...

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EP – 10 Cold Season

Friday, January 29, 2016

Oh great, I’m sick! Hello Easy Speakers, So this week I’ve been overcome by the dreaded seasonal cold. Those of you out in snowy places are permitted to snicker at our LA “seasons” but it the temps out here do shift and that shifting has an effect on your bod. If you’re like me, you get a ...

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EP 09 – Get Clear

Thursday, January 21, 2016

This week I wanted to broach the topic of Clarity. Most of us interested in vocal production and accent management are interested in being clear when we speak, right? Well I believe clarity begins inside us with our intention -- before we can communicate clearly we need to be clear about our intention, in our ...

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EP 08 – Interview with Teen Wolf actress, Maya Eshet

Thursday, January 14, 2016

This week we are visited by actor, Maya Eshet who plays Meredith on the series Teen Wolf (MTV). We talk (and laugh) about her first auditions in LA and her continuous and very specific work on her accent. She offers some great observations about getting started with your career and about waiting for the “right” moment. Maya ...

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