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Voice2013 Atlanta

Voice2013 Atlanta will be starting in a few minutes an running across the weekend! Still time to get there if you hurry!! The impressive line up includes: Pat Fraley (Keynote Speaker) James Alburger Joan Baker Julie Williams Marc Cashman Nancy Wolfson Penny Abshire Rudy Gaskins Gabrielle Nistico Would love to be there, as I have the feeling some great things are going to happen thanks to the terrific organisation of Gerald Griffith and Voiceovercity.com VO2013 ATLANTA is the largest event of its kind in the Read More +

VOICE 2012 announced!

At last! The news we’re been eagerly anticipating…. dates and venue for VOICE 2012! Here’s today’s Press Release from event producers, James Alburger and Penny Abshire: PRESS RELEASE World’s only voiceover convention announces 2012 dates San Diego, CA – The Executive Producers of the VoiceOver International Creative Experience (VOICE), James R. Alburger & Penny Abshire, announced today that the VOICE Convention (now in its fourth year) will be held at the Disneyland® Hotel and Resort in Anaheim, California June 13th-16th, 2012. A star-studded Red Carpet Read More +

Positively Positive

This is a post I’ve been meaning to write for some while, and the delay is down to everything going so well as a result of all the positive things going on right now. But perhaps two events of the past week or so make the time apposite, and puts the crown on the idea, so to speak. Voiceover Universe is a voiceover forum I’ve referred to here a few times, and is itself an excellent representation of the vo community, thanks to the inspiration Read More +

Podcast: Penny Abshire

In this podcast interview, Penny Abshire talks about how she discovered voiceover, and her partnership with James Alburger. In addition we discuss her role as an ambassador for thinking positive, background to VOICE 2010, and the importance of receiving encouragement as a child… you’ll enjoy this. Download Podcast: Conversation with Penny Abshire (right click “…save target as…”) [audio:acaba03_Penny_Abshire.mp3|titles=interview_with_Penny_Abshire][podcast]http://andyboyns.com/audio/acaba03_Penny_Abshire.mp3[/podcast] Transcript of conversation with Penny Abshire If you ask a child, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”, you’ll get some interesting responses. Sometimes Read More +