Hosted and co-hosted by Alan Kalter and event co-founder/professional voice talent, Joan Baker, THAT’S VOICEOVER!™ will take place at the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, New York. Many of the well-known faces of the voiceover industry will be in attendance, from voice actors to educators to agents and casting directors, the helpful friendly faces you see online everyday, and celebrities.
Realtime Casting’s own Jim Kennelly will be a part of November 10th events offering advice for all voice actors. The full schedule of that day appears here.
Speed Dating your voiceover demo with Jim Kennelly!
Realtime Casting GM, Jim Kennelly, will be part of a group of 5-6 separate agents/casting directors/producers offering personal feedback on a one-on-one basis. Jim will evaluate your demo on the spot, or have you do a cold read, and discuss your current ambitions and achievements.
This takes place in an intimate semi-private setting where you’ll meet for 8-10 minutes before moving on to repeat the process with the next person in line. Whether you are experienced or just starting, what you will learn from this process alone is worth the price of admission for THAT’S VOICEOVER!™. This is information you won’t get anywhere else.
Why is this information so coveted?
For over 30 years, Jim Kennelly, also owner of Lotas Productions, has been finding the right voice for radio and television campaigns and narrations. Since 1985, he has cast, recorded, directed and produced at Lotas Productions in NYC. His is regarded as:
- “The studio run by professions for professionals”.
He provides access to an A-list of award winning talent and has long standing relationships with the top talent agencies in NY, LA and Chicago, has worked closely with Sag Aftra as a union paymaster and signatory and casts and produces voiceovers in his own NYC studio every day.
Jim Kennelly states, “Today, we see the voice business changing to include online tutorials, voices for website use and many emerging platforms. That’s good news. There is always something to record and we look forward to finding the right voice”.
1st annual Voice Arts™ Awards Gala and more…
New this year on November 9th, THAT’S VOICEOVER!™ presents the 1st annual Voice Arts™ Awards Gala. Celebrate the highest levels of achievement in the voiceover industry. You will take part in select networking that can move your career forward. Join the excitement of celebrating the nominees and winners who will be named live that night!
Enjoy Broadway caliber stage performances, exquisitely catered networking, pictures with the winners and guest celebrities, sponsor displays and more. Attendees take part in real-world auditions that lead to actual job bookings as well as a chance to meet in one-on-one private sessions with the top voiceover agents from around the country.
The website states:
- “Yes, you could walk away with a job in hand. The Voice Arts™ Awards Gala and THAT’S VOICEOVER!™ is your national showcase for meeting the buyers, agents, and creative directors who generate the work you want and the inspiration that motivates successful careers. Here you’ll meet the top coaches and some of the most successful voiceover actors in the world — all willing to share their professional insight and career journeys.”
It’s all happening on Sunday and Monday, November 9th and 10th 2014 at the Museum Of The Moving Image in New York.
Realtime Casting has offices in New York City. We certainly hope to see you there! We certainly are excited to meet the many faces of the voiceover industry! You can see the full list of speakers here well-known for voiceover work, as well as, providing a variety of entertainment, services, and education for the voiceover industry.