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CURIOCITY & IMAGINATION:

Creating Character 

A 4-Week In-Person Voice Acting

Workshop For The Kids In Forest Ranch,

CA And Surrounding Communities!

Workshop Basics

This course introduces kids (ages 8-11) to the fundamental concepts of creativity, imagination, and traditional acting concepts while learning to express emotions through the development of character creation as a voice actor. It provides a basic outline of character creation in a safe space for young actors to express their creativity effortlessly, allowing their personality to shine.

Child Model

Get to Know Us

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What's Included

  • Work with Coach Maria Alfaro

  • Script interpretation skills

  • Directing your imagination for better creative outcomes

  • An understanding of dysfunctional and functional imagination

  • Learn how to express the written word 

  • Each class runs two hours

  • Understand emotions 

  • Learn the basics of the industry

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Imagination

Curiosity

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Understanding Emotions

Character Development
 

Training Themes:

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Script
Interpretation

Vocal
Exercises

Name, Title

Meet Your Coach and Host

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Maria Alfaro, one of VAI’s Lead Coaches, has over 15 years of experience working with children, teens and adults as a teacher, mentor, motivational speaker and trainer. Her love of learning and self development led her to live and travel to different parts of the world and master multiple languages. Maria’s diverse cultural background and experiences gives her the capacity to be compassionate and flexible. This wealth of knowledge and skills supports her creative voice over work and the coaching of voice acting principles/tools.
What She offers….
Maria combines her wealth of experiences to create a safe space for creating joyfully. She guides/navigates creation back to the space of imagination and curiosity where worlds exist. Each individual brings their own unique flavor to every character they create or voice because their imagination is theirs and only theirs. This is called tapping into their Creative Genius. She offers tools to bring characters and those worlds to life.
As A Voice Actor….
Her voice work includes local public radio programming, on- and off-camera narration in multiple languages, children’s animations, audio-books especially children’s books and creating children’s content.

workshop agenda

WEEK 1:

Intro To Voice Acting
 

WEEK 2:

Creating Our Character
 

WEEK 3:

Getting Into Character
 

WEEK 4:

Q and A & Assimilation

Kids with Capes

More Details

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Dates

Saturday, Oct 28

Saturday, Nov 4

Saturday, Nov 11

Saturday, Nov 18

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Time

10:00 am - 12:00 pm PST

 

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Price

$150.00 Per Person

 

10 Available Seats

***This event is at a private home in Forest Ranch, CA
and address provided at a later date after registration ends.

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