The 21 Things A Voice Talent Is Grateful For

*With the lovely Voice Talent, Heather Costa, at this year’s Voice Over Cafe Holiday Mixer in NY.     The 21 Things A Voice Talent Is Grateful For This past weekend I attended the Voice Over Cafe Podcast‘s 2nd Annual Holiday Mixer in New York.  As a resident of this great city, it was a real treat to be able to hop on the subway to Mustang Harry’s, just shy of Madison Square Garden and join in the celebrations with some fabulous folks.  If you are a casting director, producer and/or agent and didn’t attend, you missed a good time to mingle with potential (and very bookable) clients. And I have to thank fellow voice talents Trish “the Dish” Basanyi and Terry Daniel (who I FINALLY got to meet after all these years) for…

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You’ve Heard This Before

  You’ve Heard This Before Dear Readers, I’m back to that place again.  That dreaded feeling of being over-whelmed by the vortex of VO talent blogs, posts, groupies, conferences – everyone disclosing their secrets (and all at the same time I might add), sharing endless wisdom they absolutely have to get off their chest, news that someone somewhere is recording a commercial and they had to let us know how “productive’ they were that morning, etc.  More of the same, more or less.   (CUE booing and ‘ugh, Christian, GOD, WTF dude’) Are you also feeling a bit over-whelmed?  Is your head spinning? Well, make the choice to get away and stick with it.  That’s what I did and do often. I went on a…

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