Bang Zoom! Entertainment is opening their doors to potential future voice actors by holding three one day training sessions to show attendants the ropes. The 8 hour one day classes in the Burbank, CA area will be held on the Saturdays of Sept. 16th, Oct. 14th, and Nov. 4th for $299. Those wishing to sign up can check out the form here. Veteran VAs Lex Lang and Sandy Fox will be instructing the class.
VOICE ACTOR BOOT CAMP!
Bang Zoom! Entertainment is one of the most well-known and prolific
anime studios in all of North America. For the first time, they are
holding a very unique opportunity for voice actors. Future voice
actors and anime fans will have the opportunity to show off their
talent and learn ways to improve their skills from two of their
favorite voice actors.
Sandy Fox and Lex Lang will be instructing an all-day event for
students of voice acting. Previously, this workshop has been
conducted at anime conventions, and has proven to be so unbelievably
popular that Bang Zoom! Entertainment has decided to create a truly
original session completely dedicated to the teaching of voice acting.
Voice Actor Boot Camp will include techniques to help future voice
actors in the anime field as well as original animation and many
other categories. Not only will future voice actors learn all about
performing a voice over, but Sandy and Lex will personally teach them
how to record an excellent demo, nail an audition, and find a great
Check out the site below to find out what it’s all about!
Sandy Fox has been working in the voice over industry for over 15
years. She got her first job doing kids’ voices on the Simpsons,
which then led to work on Futurama and King of the Hill. She is well
known as the voice of “Betty Boop” for Universal’s Orlando theme park
Islands of Adventure. She has also voiced “Harmony” in Hi Hi Puffy
Yumi Ami on Cartoon network, “Sumomo” in Chobits, “Tachikoma”
in Ghost in the Shell, “Marie” in Hare GUU, “Hannah” in
AstroBoy , “Risky” in Risky-Safety and “Monica” in Heat Guy J.
Sandy is also well known for singing the American version of
“Freckles”, the opening theme song in Rurouni Kenshin as well as the
songs for Magic Knight RayEarth. You have also heard her voice as
“Mireille” in .hack//SIGN, “Princess Aska” in Magic Knight
Rayearth, “Mipsy Mipson” in Nickelodeon’s As Told by Ginger, and
“T-AI” in Fox’s Transformers. She plays “A-20”, “Mimiru”
and “Mistral” in the .HACK games, “Morona” in Playstation 2′s
Phantom Brave, “Princess Fillet” in Brave Fencer Musashi, “Tiki
Musicanova” in GENESHAFT and so much more!!! She is currently
recording on the shows Saiyuki Reload, Hare Guu, Nickelodeon’s Super
John Doe and several top secret video games! Sandy brings over 27
years of entertainment experience to her work and teaching. For more
information visit her web site at http://www.sandyfoxworld.com
Lex Lang is one of Hollywood’s most well known voice actors and
voice directors, has been voice acting just over 10 years. He can
currently be heard with Martin Short on Comedy Central’s smash hit,
Prime Time Glick as the announcer, celebrity voice match, and the
added voices throughout the show. He is the voice of HBO’s
International Boxing, and his voice can be heard on the animated
shows Avatar, Justice League Unlimited, Witch Hunter Robin, Batman,
Legion of Superheroes and more… His recent ADR credits include
HBO’s Entourage, WB’s Gilmore Girls, and the Stephen Kings
Nightmares and Dreamscapes. Lex is known worldwide for voicing the
anime characters “Sanosuke Sagara” in Rurouni Kenshin,
“Goemon” in Lupin the Third, “Sanzo” in Saiyuki Reload,
“Crim” in Dot Hack, “Kimishima” in Scryed, “Nagira” in
Witch Hunter Robin, “Shouryuu” in The Twelve Kingdoms, “Captain
Herlock” in Captain Herlock, “Zagato”, “Lantis”, “Rune
Gods”, “Windam” and “Rayearth” in Magic Knight Rayearth and
many, many, many more!
Lex can also be heard in hit playstation and Xbox games as “Dr. Neo
Cortex” in Crash Bandicoot’s Twinsanity, “Han Solo” in Star
Wars Empire at War, “Beast Rider” in Knights of the Old Republic
II, “Ash” in Phantom Brave as well as “Drill Instructor Lt.
David Phillips” in the Full Spectrum Warrior game series, and many
Recipient of the Excellence in Acting Award from The JFK Center for
Performing Arts and The American College Theatre Festival’s
Outstanding Actor Award, Lex has had a wide variety of performance
experience. He has played the leading role in over 40 stage
productions, toured the southwest as a stand up comic, and played
with his band LeXLang throughout southern California and Nevada.
Established in 1993, Bang Zoom! Entertainment is one of North
America’s most experienced and respected talents in producing high
quality English language adaptations of imported Japanese animation.
Eric Sherman and Kaeko Sakamoto created Bang Zoom! Entertainment
through their desire to promote cultural awareness for creative
international projects. Bang Zoom! works with major North American
anime distributors including AD Vision, AN Entertainment, Bandai
Entertainment, Cartoon Network, Central Park Media, Geneon, Media
Blasters, and Tokyopop to produce English language versions of
acclaimed anime such as Rurouni Kenshin, Samurai Champloo, IGPX, Last
Exile, Witch Hunter Robin, and Please Teacher. Look for Bang Zoom!
to launch it’s first graphic novel later this year.
Correction Note: The November class will actually be held on the 4th, not the 14th as originally posted.