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what is dialect coaching?
Clients learn sound changes, vocal mechanics, and intonation patterns associated with speaking English like someone from a particular region of the US or from another country.
Who benefits from dialect coaching?
Directors of plays requiring dialects.
Stage and Film Actors auditioning for, or having recently acquired, a dialect part.
Voice Actors looking to add more interesting voices to their repertoire.
People who want to learn a dialect for fun.
what is accent reduction?
Accent Reduction is learning to reduce the accent you have relative to General American English. Some people want to sound more like those around them for business or personal reasons. Click for SERVICES.
what is vocal PRODUCTION?
WHY DO I NEED A COACH?
As your coach, Dr. Rustan will:
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WHAT KIND OF AUDITION COACHING?
Coaching for any important audition, or general coaching in audition strategies.
URTA (University and Resident Theatre Association) type auditions. Two contrasting monologues (one classical). Used for university, college, even high school theatre program admission.
IRENE RYAN SCHOLARSHIP auditions for college students.
Monologues, cold reading technique, call-backs for individual roles, how to dress, audition etiquette, selecting the right material, and many more tips on how to audition well.
British RP, London Middle Class, Yorkshire, The Real Inspector Hound, CGHS
Scots, Irish, British RP, Cockney, Murder Me Once, CGHS
British RP Miss Bennet, Christmas at Pemberly, Spreckels Theatre
British RP and Cockney A Gentlemen's Guide to Love and Murder, Spreckels Theatre
Puerto Rican West Side Story, 6th Street Playhouse
German Cabaret, Cinnabar Theatre
In the past several months of 2019 and January of 2020I have worked with both productions and individual clients in Dialect Coaching (Mississippi, Yorkshire, British RP, Scots, Irish, Cockney, and London Middle Class) I have also helped individual clients seeking Audition Coaching, Accent Reduction (from Turkish, Thai, Hungarian and Russian) and Vocal Coaching in the past couple of months of 2019 and January of 2020.
Accents and Dialects for Stage and Screen.
From anywhere in the world by teleconference.
See the TELECONFERENCE PAGE