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Voices of Vision, a VO Event in Toronto


By Stephanie Ciccarelli

August 14, 2010

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voices_of_vision_toronto.jpgHave you been waiting for a voice over event in Canada?

Voices.com is pleased to help promote "Voices of Vision," taking place this September!

This event takes place on September 23-25, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario. This is Canada's first-ever event of this scope, bringing some of the industry's top coaches and personalities to teach, inspire and motivate voice actors. Can you feel the excitement?

Find out more in today's VOX Daily.

Voices of Vision

For the first time ever in Canada, BOSS Entertainment and Shawn Says It Present: "Voices Of Vision 2010" a voice acting event, at the Holiday Inn International Airport Hotel, 970 Dixon Road. In this two day workshop, participants will learn and perform with some of the top voice acting teachers, actors, agents, directors and casting directors in North America!

Keynote Speaker Patrick Fraley, is the most sought after voice-over (VO) teacher in North America. He has been performing and teaching for 37 years. As a performer, he has created voices for over 4,000 characters, placing him among the top ten performers of all time to be cast in animated TV shows. As a teacher, Pat has guided more performers into meaningful voice-over careers than anyone in the history of VO Instruction. He is among the few true Master Teachers defined by his academic degrees, extensive experience and unparalleled success. Pat is based in Los Angeles, California.

Joining the roster of presenters are:

๏ Bill Holmes, Hollywood, voice actor/director/teacher
๏ MJ Lallo, Los Angeles, casting director/voice actor/teacher and award-winning producer
๏ Deb Munro, Vancouver, voice actor/teacher

The event is being hosted by Toronto's own, Elley-Ray Hennessy. Elley is an international, award-winning actress, voice actor and teacher.

Voice actors will be encouraged to join the presenters, on stage, to read scripts and participate in the hands on workshops. Lunch is provided each day and guest speakers include; PN Agency's Roger King and voice actor Jodi Krangle, who will share tips on the business of voice acting success, with an in-depth look at behind the scenes and online marketing.

Participants of the conference will be able to take part in an industry related game show with prizes on Saturday night. The fun will continue with karaoke, a D.J. and a live performance from the "Itchy and Scratchy Band," a crowd favourite. This event promises to be the most educational and entertaining, voice acting event and workshop in Canada's history.

Voices Of Vision group rates are available for flights and accommodations. For tickets and information visit www.VoicesOfVision.ca or email Shawn Maroney at bossentertainment@sympatico.ca . Shawn Says It, is a division of BOSS Entertainment and provides everything from hosting live events, creative copy and voice talent to finished audio production. BOSS Entertainment is a member of the Dufferin Chamber Of Commerce.

Voices.com Involvement

Voices.com will be in attendance and is providing promotional sponsorship of this event in addition to some prizes. I hope to see you there! Let's light up the Canadian voice over scene :)

Learn more about this event at:




Related Topics: agents, Canada, event, Hollywood, industry, Los Angeles, Toronto, TV, voice acting, voice overs, Voices of Vision


    Can't Wait!

    Posted by:
    • Debbie Munro
    • August 15, 2010 7:59 PM

      Me neither. PF

      Posted by:
      • Pat Fraley
      • August 15, 2010 8:00 PM

        I am very excited! What a great way to work on your craft! If you want to be the best...you have to learn from the best!

        Thanks for all your support!

        Posted by:
        • Shawn Maroney
        • August 15, 2010 8:00 PM

          What a wonderful conference this is going to be! I'm SO looking forward to it. :) Thanks for the mention, Stephanie! It'll be great to see you again too! :)

          Posted by:
          • Jodi Krangle
          • August 15, 2010 8:01 PM

            I can't say much more. It should be a blast! Thanks Stephanie.

            Posted by:
            • Pat Sweeney
            • August 15, 2010 8:01 PM

              It's one I don't want to miss!!

              Posted by:
              • Cia Garland
              • August 15, 2010 8:02 PM

                I'm as giddy as a school girl .... I can hardly contain myself !

                Look'n forward to rub'n elbows with those of like mind. " See yooooooou, in September"

                Posted by:
                • Zoltan Peter Klinger
                • August 15, 2010 8:03 PM

                  Personally, I can't wait to learn from the industry's BEST (Pat Fraley) and BRIGHTEST (Jodie Krangle, Elley-Ray Hennessy), BOLDEST (Bill Holmes), BAD-Ass~est (MJ Lallo), & BORDER-LESS (Deb Munro)!!!

                  Now, I just gotta put registration on me plastic & I'm down!!! Besides, anything with Shawn Maroney's creative genius behind it is gonna be an ALL STAR FAB, MUY KICK-A** EVENT!! Nothin' like learning from the Pros and then networking with like-minded individuals about the craft and picking up new, great ideas, and help along the way. Making more friends in this great biz is a blessing!

                  Posted by:
                  • Susan Bernard
                  • August 22, 2010 3:40 PM

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