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Voice Acting Community Helps Haiti Victims
Schenectady, NY, February 05, 2010 –(PR.com)– The Voice Acting community will come together for a large-scale group tele-conference focusing on the growing audiobook section of the industry. A minimum donation of $25.00 (larger donations are encouraged) will grant the listener access to this first-of-its-kind fundraiser that will feature many of the top names in the audiobook narration business. All money collected for the tele-conference will go to the Red Cross’s Haiti relief effort, and everyone involved has kindly donated his or her time.
The event is scheduled for Wednesday, February 10 from 8:00 to 10:00 PM EST. The last 30 minutes of the tele-conference will be opened up to audience questions. In addition, all participants will be able to download the audio after the session for playback at anytime.
Co-hosting the event are David Bourgeois, president and creative director of Voice Coaches and David Goldberg, founder of Edge Studios. Scheduled to participate on the panel are Barbara Rosenblat, a New York actress/singer and six-time Audie Award winner with more than 400 audiobook titles to her credit; Voice over veteran Alan Sklar, who has narrated more than 100 audiobooks, including “A Civil Action” and “Black Hawk Down”; Carol Monda, a two-time Audie Award-winning audio book narrator; Grover Gardner, who has narrated more than 650 commercial audiobook titles and has been named as one of the “Best Voices of the Century” by AudioFile magazine; and accent specialist Robin Miles, another award-winning narrator with more than 200 audiobook titles under her belt.
For more information or to register for this unique tele-conference, visit www.voicecoaches.com/hearmyvoice
Added 2.07.2010 — From Voice Over Xtra: Voice Actors Rush to Create Video PSAs for Haiti Relief