Patricia Shanks

Orange County, California, US • 12:36 PM Local Time

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Patricia Shanks Character Voices
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Radio 53

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Patricia Shanks Audiobook Narration
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Audiobooks 8

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Patricia Shanks Corporate Narration
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Business 114

Patricia Shanks

Vocal Skills

Languages

English (North American), English

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Accents

Jewish, North American, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US West Coast (California, Portland)

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Voice Ages

Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)

Categories

Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Television

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Studio

Turnaround Time

Fast! Usually 24-48 hours

Microphone

Sennheiser MK4

Computer & Software

PCs, Adobe Audition, Sony Vegas

Special Equipment

Emmy® Award-winning writer of short scripts, PSAs, commercials

About Patricia Shanks

Overview

An Emmy Award-winning writer, actor, and former jazz radio show host, I am a recent Ms. Newport Beach Ambassador pageant title holder, and a former TV news arts and entertainment segment host.

My voice and on-camera presentation are intelligent, warm and sincere. My read ranges from corporate, insightful, and serious, to playful and sultry - and regularly visits points in-between.

I am great with Audio Description! Most recent jobs include live description for a weekly national TV sports show, and recorded description for Paramount features. For all your live and recorded audio description and SAP needs, I am your go-to person!

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Service Description

Voice-over for commercials and narrations. Short and long-form programs. Music library. I write! Can read and view scripts and files in all standard formats, including Word and Excel.

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Experience

Voice for radio (commercials, PSAs, tags, radio drama), TV (commercials, news, host), Internet, audio description, audiobooks, documentaries, business presentations, live events, narration, announcer, IVR, telephone systems, educational programs

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Client List

Acura, Address Advertising, American Honda, CSU Fullerton, Fox Sports, Mitsubishi, Orly Beauty, PacifiCare, Ramada, (Website hidden), Rockwell, Southwestern Bell, Sun Microsystems, UC Irvine Center for Citizen Peacebuilding, United Airlines, Yamaha Music...

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Education

BS, Business & Management, University of Redlands;

California Standard Designated Subjects Teaching Credential;

Alpha Mu Gamma National Honor Society - German Language Achievement;

Studies in German, French, Italian, Spanish Languages;

Award-winning classical vocalist;

Acting Studies: Charles Conrad Studio, Burbank; Steve Eastin Studio, Burbank (presently); South Coast Repertory, Orange County, CA

Voice Acting: Richard Tatum

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Testimonials

Patricia Shanks is a defining example of professional voice talent. She is creative, skilled, talented, and has the perfect combination of intense professionalism, while also being warm and personable, with a great sense of humor. She takes direction very well, at a seemingly intuitive level. Patricia always strives for excellence, and she achieves it. She puts her clients' needs at a high priority. She is a pleasure to work with!

Sherman Sound Suite

I've worked with Patricia for over six years... She's innovative in her approach to new projects, always bringing a new perspective. She gets the job done.

Blitz Mogul

Patricia Shanks is a first-rate voice talent expert. Her warm, inviting personality and voice would shine through on any project - technical or otherwise. Most importantly, she makes sure her deliverables are a spot-on match to the project's expectations.

Marc Padron (Independent Producer)

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