Our introductory North Carolina voice-over classes provide you with an overview of the voice-over industry, an insight into how it all works, and a bit of introductory voice-over training. Voice-over has evolved to be an almost purely online endeavor so if you’re looking for a fun and dynamic job that you can do from home, this is an excellent career to consider! The flexibility of voice-over jobs makes it possible for you to do it full time or part time. It’s an excellent career path that with dedication you can truly make work for you.
We have been offering North Carolina voice-over classes for more than ten years now and we hope that you’ll be able to attend our classes this year!
When and Where?
We offer our North Carolina voice-over classes at the following locations:
Wednesday, November 7th: Wake County Lifelong Learning, Raleigh, NC, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Thursday, November 8th:Wake County Lifelong Learning, Raleigh, NC, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, November 10th: NC State University, Raleigh, NC, 10:00am-12:00pm
What will I learn?
- Voice-Over Techniques: Learn from your instructor, Rich Henkels, about the key voice-over techniques that every voice actor needs to know to be successful in the industry.
- The Many Types of Voice-Over: Most voice actors have a niche, a type of voice-over that they specialize in. You may have a great voice for radio, or maybe your strong suit is audiobooks. Perhaps you want to read for eLearning. There are so many niches, you won’t have difficulties finding what you want to do. Learn more about the many different types of voice-overs and see which one speaks out to you.
- The Union: You may have heard about the union and thought, “Is this something I should join?” Rich will go over how it works and what the income potential looks like as a union talent.
- How to get the work: By now, you’re probably at the edge of your seat wondering how to get the work. Don’t worry, Rich will be sure to explain how to best market yourself as a voice-over artist so you can get noticed by clients and agencies!
- The Home Studio: Get to know the necessary equipment you need in order to build your own home studio. That’s right, many voice actors nowadays make their own home studios so they don’t even have to leave the house for work!
- The All-Important Voice-Over Demos: You’ll learn how important it is to have a professionally recorded demo. Your demo is your opportunity to show clients and agencies what you can do with your voice.
Who teaches the North Carolina voice-over classes?
For 35 plus years, Rich Henkels’ distinctive sound and enthusiasm has become familiar in TV, radio, web-based, corporate, and industrial voice-over projects as well as live presentations. As an Emmy Award winner, Rich knows the industry from both sides of the camera and microphone and now uses his extensive experience and passion to teach and inspire both aspiring and experienced voice actors alike.