In this workshop you will focus on incorporating body, hand and face movements to help bring your characters to life. We will find ways to use people from your own life as inspiration for characters or character templates. We will also cover the archetypes you need to have in your voice actor’s toolkit to find success in video games and animation.
** Cameras are mandatory for class intros
About Your Instructor:
Michael Karl Orenstein is an actor, voice over artist, writer and stand-up comedian. He studied acting and dance at the University of Michigan. Michael has toured throughout North America as a comedian, working with such notables as Tim Allen, Drew Carey and Adam Sandler. He taught improvisation and character creation for several years at the Lee Strasberg Institute in Los Angeles. Aside from voicing numerous commercials over the past 15 years, his voice can be heard in popular games, including World of Warcraft, Grand Theft Auto, Payday 2, World War Z, Smite, Heroes of Newerth, and Desperados III.