Kid’s Voice-Over Camps 2017

Registration is OPEN!!

Only 12 kids in each camp!  Sign up fast.

Camps are filling – July 10th for ages 13-18 has two spots left.  All other camps have room.  We’ll post as they fill.

**NEW **Ages 8-18– we have enough interest to offer two different age groups!  So, we opened the ages from 8-18.

*Before and after care can be arranged, but there is an additional $50 per day per kid.  Hours would be 7AM-6PM.  We won’t have before or after care on the last day of summer camps, since those are Saturdays.

DATES:

Summer Camp A:  July 10th-15th 9AM-3PM  $375      Accepting ages 8-12 and 13-18
Summer Camp B:  July 24th-29th 9AM-3PM   $375    Accepting ages 8-12 and 13-18

REGISTER HERE

Want to see what we did last summer?  It was amazing!!!!

Kids Vo Camp 2016

July 11 Camp 2016

 

Description:

Our VO camps will completely immerse kids in the world of voice-over. Students will learn about the voice-over industry and what it takes to pursue a career, full or part-time in this field.

Topics covered will include:

  • What is voice-over? It’s a huge field and growing/changing all the time
  • Working in a studio
  • Working in a home studio
  • Best audition techniques for all voice-over styles
  • Microphone technique
  • How to effectively deliver commercial copy
  • How to create up to 40 cartoon and video game characters in under an hour
  • Editing and sound skills (necessary in today’s voice-over world)
  • Professional etiquette
  • Vocal care/breathing
  • Foley—what is it? How to do it?
  • How to work with agents

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About the instructor:

Shana Pennington-Baird has been working in the Pacific Northwest theatre scene for twenty years.  In addition to acting, Shana has produced concert series, managed large and small theatre festivals and summer camps, and planned events for small and large non-profits.  After receiving a BFA in Theatre from Stephens College, she toured with the Missoula Children’s Theatre and settled in Seattle.  Shana directed the theatre summer camps for the Icicle Creek Theatre Festival for four years and has extensively taught ages 13-21.  Shana has worked with the Bathhouse Theatre, 5th Ave Musical Theatre, Oregon Cabaret, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Civic Light Opera, ACT Theatre, Icicle Creek Theatre Festival, Okoboji Summer Theatre, and Book-It Repertory.

Shana’s voice-over clients include Verizon, JP Morgan Chase, the Seattle Channel, Illustrum Games, Portland History Project, Impossible Acoustic, Seattle Genetics, the South Lake Union Chamber, Audible.com and more.

Guest Instructors will include:

Scott Burns, Nintendo’s Bowser on Super Mario Brothers

Gin Hammond, Dota 2, Halo OST, State of Decay

And more…

 

Scholarships.

We are able to offer a very limited number of scholarship.  No more than 3 kids per summer, due to our small camp sizes.  To apply for a partial scholarship, please email contact@seattlevoiceinstitute.com for more information.