Youth Summer VO Program 2023

Hey VO Kids, Teens, & Parents!

If you are a future VO superstar, join our youth Summer program coming up in June 2023!

Explore the fun and challenging world of voice acting for cartoons and commercials! Many talent agents in the Bay Area are in need of young actors skilled at voice acting in commercials and animation. So whether you're brand new to voice over or have been doing it since you were 5 years old, this class is your chance to grow your skills and have fun!

Our program features three incredible instructors: Adrian is a professional voice actor and student of drama therapy. Aaron is a Voice One alum and professional voice actor whose background includes theatre, improv, and studio engineering. And this summer's special guest is Bay Area-renowned youth acting & improv instructor Clay Robeson!

No prior acting experience is required - all experience levels are welcome to attend! Each class is limited to 12 students. Students will each receive a thumb drive containing their recordings from class.

Save $50! Early bird pricing available until March 30th!

4th-6th / 7th-9th / 10th-12th

Class Details

Instructors: Adrian Gebhart, Aaron Burke, and Clay Robeson

Dates: June 12-16 (5th-8th grade); June 19-23 (9th-12th grade)

Time: 9am-3pm Pacific Time

Early Bird Pricing: $445 (save $50) until March 31!

Regular Cost: $495

Class Size: Up to 12 students per group

Prerequisites: None! No prior acting experience required.

REGISTER HERE

CLASS SCHEDULE

ADRIAN GEBHART (she/her)

Adrian is a performer, voice actor, and teaching artist who is passionate about the arts. She has worked as an education intern in San Francisco with American Conservatory Theater and in New York with Atlantic Theater Company, Theatre Askew, and TADA! Youth Theater. Her acting training includes Practical Aesthetics technique from Atlantic Theater Company, Devised Theater and Acting at American Conservatory Theater, and voice over training with Sally Clawson, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, and Zehra Fazal. She regularly records voice over for mobile games at Strawberry Hill Music. Adrian holds a BA in Theatre from Lewis & Clark College and is currently pursuing a MA in Drama Therapy at the California Institute of Integral Studies.

AARON BURKE (he/him)

Aaron fell in love with the performing arts in high school, taking up theater, choir, music, and dance. After exploring improv and recording music for many years while working in diverse fields, he finally fell into voice acting primed and ready to go, studying at Berkeley Repertory School of Theater and Voice One SF with Sally Clawson and many other excellent teachers.

CLAY ROBESON (he/him)

Clay has been performing and teaching improvisation for over 20 years. Whether it’s for the stage, the corporate world, or as an avenue to more organic character creation and storytelling, he believes the end goal is always to learn to trust yourself and the people around you. Currently, with the help of Voice One’s amazing faculty, he is exploring how improvisation can help Voice Actors with auditions, in the booth, and with overcoming other obstacles. Clay has worked and taught with Boston’s Improv Asylum, San Francisco’s Un-Scripted Theater Company, Moment Improv Theatre, and 42nd Street Moon's Moon School youth theater program along with various other improv casts around the country. Clay has delivered workshops geared towards all age ranges for aspiring improvisors from 50th Birthday Party groups to Girl Scout troops to High School robotics clubs. He also tours improv festivals with Bookends, a two-person improvised musical inspired by Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five Years.

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