Elements of a Great Commercial Demo
In this 4-hour workshop we'll:
Demystify the demo and the production process
Learn the 5 essential elements of a great demo
Know what kind of demo you'll need for every stage of your career
Learn alternate ways of creating a demo on a budget
Take away usable resources to get you on your way
Every voice actor needs a demo, so this workshop is open to all, wherever you might be on your voiceover career path.
For an additional fee you can opt to have your demo reviewed live in the workshop, with suggestions for improvement if needed.
There are 10 demo review spots available.
When and Where:
Saturday October 28th, 2023
10:00am to 2:00pm PACIFIC
1:00pm to 5:00pm EASTERN
About Kay Bess
Kay is an American voice actor and native Southern Californian, from Santa Barbara. She trained in The School of Dramatic Arts BFA Acting Program at The University of Southern California and studied Philosophy at UCLA. She studied Meisner Technique at The Ruskin School in Santa Monica and is a member (on-leave) of The Actor's Co-op Theater Company in Hollywood. Kay has worked as a voice actor for nearly 40 years and has been heard on several hundred TV and radio commercials. She’s done promos for every major American TV network and a wide variety of cable stations. Kay has voiced video game roles in renowned franchises such as The Last of Us II, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Mass Effect: Andromeda, Agents of MAYHEM, Skylanders: Super Chargers, State of Decay 2, Crackdown 3, Final Fantasy XV, and Fallout 76. Kay has also landed roles in noted animation series such as The Loud House, Spirit Riding Free, Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts, and Cleopatra in Space.
Kay is best known as the voice of Ana in the video game Lara Croft: Rise of the Tomb Raider, and can be heard as the voice of The Starship La Sirena in Star Trek: Picard. She voices Bellroc in Guillermo Del Toro’s WIZARDS, and Troll Hunters, Rise of the Titans.
Elements of a Great Demo
This workshop is the first in a series that will occur 3 times per year. Each workshop will focus on a different genre. Upcoming genres include video game, animation and promo.
Stay tuned for announcements of the next workshop, coming in 2024.