Daree Allen Nieves
So You Wanna Be a Voice Actor?
About The Session
Your mic sounds nice and you’ve made peace with the sound of your voice. So how do you move from hosting a podcast to a starting a professional voiceover career? In this session, Daree will talk about her journey from podcasting to becoming a professional voice talent, voicing commercials, audiobooks, e-learning, and more.
What You’ll Learn
- Different genres of voiceover and their diverse opportunities
- The type of training you need to do voiceover (it’s not just reading out loud!)
- Conferences, blogs, and podcasts to gain more skills and knowledge
- Studio requirements that vary from your current podcasting equipment
- Discussion about rates, and getting work through reputable online casting sites, agents, and self-marketing
- Scams to watch out for