By Stephanie Ciccarelli
May 21, 2010
Yes, humour can reside in the booth when recording long form narration!
Audiobook Narration Can Be Fun!
Going into the Victoria Day weekend (Canada), and also APAC and the Audies, I thought it would be fun to share a laugh-out-loud funny video about audiobook narration I found on AudiobookCommunity.com.
With comedic timing and humour the likes of Steve Carell, musician, actor and narrator Kirby Heyborne does a great job of bringing the funny into audio recording.
When I asked some of you via Facebook what makes audiobook recording fun, I received the following answers:
"The first audiobook that I narrated was a self-help book. I had the privilege of working closely with the author who encouraged me to read honestly and intimately through each chapter. It was an amazing experience! When I listen to it now, I still hear the segments that touched me deeply during the recording sessions."
"I just enjoy telling a story. The more characters in the book, the better."
-- Brian Bascle
What Makes Audiobook Narration "Fun" For You?
Looking forward to your thoughts! Comments regarding Kirby's video are also welcome :)