By Stephanie Ciccarelli
Have you dreamed of doing voice work? Voice-over performer and coach Mike Kirby explains how technology and the business of voice-over have changed over time and highlights how these exciting realities benefit the modern voice-over professional.
Mike Kirby has won 12 CLIO Awards for advertising excellence in his 30 year career as Actor, Narrator, Broadcaster, Voice Specialist and Author.
* Mike is the Station Voice of HGTV Home and Garden Television Canada.
* Mike's commercial clients have included Hyundai, Suzuki, Nissan, Toyota, Chevy Trucks, Toronto Blue Jays, Stratford Festival, Cogeco, Rogers Cable and Mobil Oil.
* Mike was Host/Announcer of the Special Olympics World Winter Games at Skydome in Toronto and Host/Announcer for the United Way Walk-A-Thon at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto, Canada.
* Mike has been the voice of numerous documentaries for PBS as well as the award-winning CBC documentary series "Witness."
* Mike Kirby is a graduate of the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theater in New York City.
Becoming a voice actor, working from your own home recording studio and auditioning for voice-over jobs is within your reach!
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