Trained and experienced stage actor with a casual, deep, educational, folksy, friendly and informative voice; well-suited to the role of everyman, story teller and teacher. Skilled at improvisation and character creation. John's voice works very well for narration and instruction, and animation voice characterization.
English (North American), English
British, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), Irish, Irish Eastern (Leinster, Dublin), Irish Southern (Munster, Cork), North American, US General American (GenAm), US New England (Boston, Providence), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Podcasting, Radio, Television, Videogames
"The Philadelphia Story", as "George Kittridge", directed by Jillian Sweetland, at Little Theater of Norfolk, Norfolk, VA
"Arcadia", as "Jellaby", directed by Chad Gilliland, at Generic Theater, Norfolk, VA
"A Flea In Her Ear", as "Rugby", directed by Kathy Strouse, at Little Theater of Norfolk, Norfolk, VA
"Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol", as "Scrooge & others", directed by Jason Martens, at Little Theater of Norfolk, Norfolk, VA
"The Eulogist", as "Priest", directed by Judy Ziegler, at Generic Theater, Norfolk, VA
Arcadia "Curtain Announcement", directed by Matt Friedman, for Generic Theater
Marx Custom Carts narration, directed by Judy Ziegler, for Nova Marketing Media
"Shadow Titans" a Teen Titans fan-fiction by Precious Gondwe (YouTube) as "Superman", "Green Lantern", "Martian Manhunter", and "The Joker"
"Alien :3" a parody animation by Imogen Scoppie (YouTube) as "Bishop"
"ElemenTerra" a 3D virtual reality game by the USC Advanced Gaming Projects Lab, as "Father Sun"
Theater education: Eastern Nazarene College, Quincy, MA
Studio Center VO Training, Virginia Beach, VA
Improvisation: The Push Comedy Theater, Norfolk, VA
United States Navy Master Training Specialist (six years of instructional preparation and delivery experience)
RODE NT1-A (cardioid) & NTG-1 (shotgun)
Computer & Software
iMac, Logic Pro X
Focusrite VoiceMaster Pro channel and vocal effects processors, to achieve desired sound. Skype backchannel and telephone patch available for live direction and immediate playback; details provided upon booking.
MP3, M4A, AIFF and WAV digital files via email, Google Drive, and Skype file sharing. 24-bit, up to 96 kHz sample rate.
8 hours, rush projects can be done in under 2 hours.
Copy writing and editing services also available. I can translate and localize your copy for English transmission as well. Make your copy the best it can be!
You can like me on Facebook: "Proscenium Audio"
Voice Over Clients
Generic Theater (down under Chrysler Hall) Norfolk, VA
Nova Marketing Media
Channel Frederator Network
Precious Gondwe (animator)
Imogen Scoppie (animator)
Hasani Walker (animator)
Freeform Labs (video game startup)
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