24 episodes

Auditioning for voice over jobs can be daunting. Mission Audition can help! In this podcast, the team at Voices.com exposes what exactly makes a good (and not so good) voice over audition. In each episode, voice talent on Voices.com audition for a specific category of voice over job that we’ve posted, and a selection of reads are critiqued before the job is actually awarded! Packed with highlights of problem areas, and tips for solving them, Mission Audition will expand your knowledge of the way that clients hire, common pitfalls to avoid, and the extra touches you can add to ensure your auditions have the best chance of being the one that impresses the client. Our mission is to help you audition better!

Mission Audition Voices.com

    • Performing Arts
    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

Auditioning for voice over jobs can be daunting. Mission Audition can help! In this podcast, the team at Voices.com exposes what exactly makes a good (and not so good) voice over audition. In each episode, voice talent on Voices.com audition for a specific category of voice over job that we’ve posted, and a selection of reads are critiqued before the job is actually awarded! Packed with highlights of problem areas, and tips for solving them, Mission Audition will expand your knowledge of the way that clients hire, common pitfalls to avoid, and the extra touches you can add to ensure your auditions have the best chance of being the one that impresses the client. Our mission is to help you audition better!

    Finding Your Authentic Voice with Brian McKeever

    Finding Your Authentic Voice with Brian McKeever

    Today’s listeners can sniff out an inauthentic voice from a mile away. Whether it’s a regional accent or a voice’s age, authenticity in a read will determine whether a vocal performance really sells an audience or just falls flat. In this week’s episode, Stephanie links up with voice actor and coach Brian McKeever to listen […]

    • 39 min
    Setting Yourself Apart with Amanda Sellers & Mike Schurko

    Setting Yourself Apart with Amanda Sellers & Mike Schurko

    Success in voice acting is all about setting yourself apart—whether it’s your audition standing out from other submissions, or your masterful delivery that billboards the name of a brand to distinguish it from the rest of the copy in a script. To produce more winning auditions, you have to learn how to juggle the client’s […]

    • 43 min
    Contemporary Car Commercials with Ron Allan

    Contemporary Car Commercials with Ron Allan

    Automotive spots for radio and TV are a classic genre of voice over job. But as a voice actor performing a car commercial read today, how do you make a traditional topic fresh, and how can you use your voice to hone in on the specific target market the company aims to resonate with? In […]

    • 43 min
    Sounding Relatable with Amie Breedlove

    Sounding Relatable with Amie Breedlove

    Listeners often gravitate toward voices that they can form a connection with. That’s why more and more voice over casting directors are on the lookout for relatable reads. But sounding relatable to your audience doesn’t always come naturally: it takes a deliberate mix of enthusiasm, cool composure, and some careful script analysis.  Who better, then, […]

    • 35 min
    Nailing Your Live Directed Session with Toby Ricketts

    Nailing Your Live Directed Session with Toby Ricketts

    Thanks to technology, connecting with clients for a live directed session has never been easier—even when you’re located halfway across the globe from one another. Near, far, or wherever you are, a directed session’s success relies on how prepared you are to juggle various technologies while following remote recording etiquette. That’s why Stephanie was over […]

    • 53 min
    The Key to a Natural Voice Over Performance with Bradford Hastings

    The Key to a Natural Voice Over Performance with Bradford Hastings

    It seems like everyone is looking for a voice that is authentic and believable, but what does that actually sound like – and how do you nail it in your voice over performance? Voice actor and coach Bradford Hastings joins Stephanie and Julianna to break down this ambiguous but incredibly important vocal quality. Every voice […]

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

redfox004 ,

So helpful!

I’ve listened to every episode and have been able to use the tips and tricks in my own practice. The most recent episode with Toby was so informative. I only wish I had this 3 months ago on my first disaster of a directed session!!

Keep up the helpful info.

Taos Artist ,

BEST voice over show!

I learn incredibly valuable tips and skills with every single episode. So well produced. This is a “must listen!”

MJ Blackston ,

A great tool!

The world of VO is crowded and having a resource like this podcast is appreciated. I love listening to the samples and hearing the experienced advice from the experts.

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