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Alyssa Lakota

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Alyssa Lakota

Alyssa Lakota

  US

Highlights

Thus far, life has presented a colorful palette! I ran away with the circus to Japan, traveled several months to our National Parks collecting and documenting stories while camping and exploring everywhere visited. I took part in an Olympic Distance Triathlon to benefit people afflicted with Leukemia or Lymphoma, and, I might add, I'm scared of water. I enjoy confronting my fears, living my dreams, and trusting that I will land on my feet - or my bum.

As a little girl I wanted to be a veterinarian and a musician. I had a habit of bringing home every stray, injured wild animal, and sometimes someone's pet because they looked sad and I thought they needed some extra attention.

Currently, I am very fortunate to work as the Production Director and a DJ at THE POINT RADIO STATION doing what I love - producing commercials and PSA's and hiking with my dogs. While here, I picked up a VAB award for Best PSA - 911 Text Messaging Service for Verizon. You can check out my show M-F from 3-7pm EST to listen live. You can stream online.

I founded LAKOTA FILMS, LLC to provide a home for my independent creative work as well as to support the work of other artists. IT'S ALL RELATIVE screened at Woods Hole Film Festival in 2010. FREE TO GOOD HOME, a short docu-drama alerting pet owners to the dangers of posting free pet ads received an Honorable Mention Award at Twin Rivers Media Festival in 2007.

I worked as a Production Assistant on THE PLACE BEYOND THE PINES as well as in their sound department, a wonderful film directed by Derek Cianfrance, starring Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, and Eva Mendez. I worked as Assistant to Director, Rob Schmidt on THE ALPHABET KILLER starring Eliza Dushku and Timothy Hutton. Additionally, I was the Production Coordinator and Editor for Morphogenix, producing the PBS broadcast of REAL MOMS, REAL STORIES, REAL SAVVY and recipient of a Telly Award for FERTILE HOPE. I worked with several people as an Executive Assistant Floater at MTV NETWORKS to former Co-President and COO of Viacom International, Tom Freston; Former Chairman of MTVN, Herb Scannell; President of Network Development MTVN, John Sykes, COO of MTVN International, Alex Ferrari, and President of MTV, Christina Norman. And, I had the great fortune to be a Personal Assistant to KATHERINE HELMOND of Who's the Boss, SOAP, Coach, and many other shows.

Thank you for checking out my bio and demos as I build upon my home studio. Enjoy!

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

British, North American, Russian, South American (Brazilian), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), Portuguese

Ages

Child, Middle Aged, Senior, Teen, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

Experience

VOICEOVER:
Commercials
Public Service Announcements
Meditations
Audiobooks
Real Estate Listings
Corporate Videos
Concert Spots: Ray LaMontagne, Bonnie Raitt, Grace Potter, Taj Majal, Matisyahu, Ben Taylor, Chris Isaak, Rufus Wainwright, Yamato Drummers, Stephen Wright, and more for...

Film, Television, and Radio.


FILM:
The Place Beyond the Pines
It’s All Relative
Wisdom of Children
Julie & Julia
The Singer and the Notebook
The Notebook
Icarus Fool
Elements of Society
The Miserable Life of Ian Stayans
Good Friday
Sundaze
Life at the End of Time


TELEVISION:
The Short Bus
Medical Detectives
American Profile
Talk Fiction

Credentials

Education

T. Schreiber Studios:
Advance Scene Study w/Terry Schreiber

Professional Actors Conservatory:
Meisner/Stanivslovski/Hagen/Adler/Shakespeare:
w/Bud Leslie, Philip Beck, Scott Freeman, Mariangela Pino

Marjorie Ballentine Studio:
Intensive Training Program:
w/Marjorie Ballentine and Claire Davidson

Cold Reading & On Camera: Orly Sitowitz, Adam Marcus, Eric Loeb

Improvisation: w/Adam Marcus

Voice/Speech:
w/Claire Davidson, Robert Easton, Aled Davies, Kathyleen Bradley

Studio

  • Microphone

    ElectroVoice RE20

  • Special Equipment

    Mackie 1604-VLZ Pro, Broadcast Tools Console Controller

  • Delivery Methods

    MP3, WAV, AIFF, Dropbox, Email, CD

  • Turnaround Time

    Varies according to project

Service Description

Typically between 24-48 hour turnaround, oftentimes less, unless it's a larger project (such as an audiobook).

Voice Over Clients

This is a partial list...

Verizon
Dunkin Donuts
Patagonia
Canobie Lake Park
Children's Hospital at Dartmouth Hitchcock
Derry Medical Center
Merrimack Dental Associates
Horizon's Homeless
Acura
Audi
Hyundai
Mini
Danversport Yacht Club
Haverhill Bank
Premier Source Credit Union
Salem Waterfront Hotel
Seacoast Furniture
Circus Smirkus
Proven WInners
Trip Advisor
Antioch University
Kimball Jenkins School of Art
Whittier Tech
Bretton Woods
Ski Magazine
Mountain Dawg
Jay Peak
Bolton Valley
Seven Days
Save the Manatee Club
Wildlife Orphanage
Mending Paws
Frida's Taqueria and Grill
Catamount Arts Center
Colonial Theatre
Barre Opera House
Higher Ground
Flynn Theater
Hopkins Center
Lebanon Opera House
and More...

Payment Terms

Hire Alyssa as a voice actor. Payment is made through Voices.com SurePay, an escrow service that guarantees your work is done to your satisfaction. Send payment securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com then download your files from the website.

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Next Steps

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