Expert Coaching in-person or by Video Conference
Stage and Film Dialects
International. Interstate. In Studio. I have worked with clients from Seattle to New York, and as far away as Australia, Turkey, and South Korea via video conference. In studio I work with local North Bay clients who are vaccinated. I am fully vaccinated (including Booster).
Six Quick Dialects:
Irish, German, Cockney, British RP, Scottish and Russian
JAMES BOND ACTRESS, HONOR BLACKMAN, CHOSE ACCENT REDUCTION OVER NEW BIKE
When she was young, the late actress, Honor Blackman's father gave her a choice of a brand new bicycle or lessons to change her Cockney dialect. She chose the lessons. The rest is history as she became a "memorable James Bond adversary" in the film Goldfinger.
(NY Times, April 6, 2020)
Recent Production: West Side Story (Sunnyvale Community Players)
Current Production: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time (SRJC) - Production opens in February, 2022.
Recent Individual Clients have included General American Accent/Accent reduction from Chinese, South Korean, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Also dialect lessons in Brooklyn, Puerto Rican, Southwest British and Irish dialects.