The first ideas for a museum honoring the contributions of African-Americans to American culture and history came from humble beginnings. African-American veterans of the Union Army gathered at the Nineteenth Street Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. in 1915. They put together a committee to discuss a memorial. In 1929, President Herbert Hoover heard the call and […]
photo © 2008 vagawi | more info (via: Wylio)Back Stage, the online version of the paper magazine and Call Sheet, usually caters to on stage/on camera acting, and very heavily in the New York and Los Angeles markets. But each year, there is an issue that concentrates on voiceover. Last week, the online mag […]agents, animation, CESD, demo, Imperium-7, JE Talent, listening, slesction
Back in 2009, I had the pleasure to work with Diane Havens and Kat Keesling on the Hear the Bill Project. Their brainchild was to help ordinary people who would have a very difficult time wading through the complexities of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, in both the U.S. House of Representatives and […]Creative Commons, kat Keesling, low budget work, nonprofit, time
Admit it, the Aflac Duck campaign was a fun little diversion. Gilbert Gottfried blew it (hey, he’s an insult comic, it was bound to happen), and in a brilliant bit of PR, the company decided to throw the doors open in a nationwide search for the next voice of the Duck. And here he is: […]Aflac, Dan McKeague, duck, Gilbert Gottfried, selection, winner
Washington to provide promos and liners for wide variety of sports programming on the former Fox Sports Net Northwest, in conjunction with their rebranding as ROOT Sports Northwest Apr 18, 2011 Are you passionate about your favorite sports teams? Are you inspired to connect with the spirit of your team’s legacy? Do you seek a […]imaging, liners, promos, ROOT Sports, sports
When Time Warner Cable launched its contest for four TV personalities to host a new talk show series, they also needed just the right voice for their promotional ads. If you want to be “in the spotlight”, catch the ad on TV or visit Time Warner Cable’s website. You’ll hear a popular male voice talent […]
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As parents, my wife and I don’t often have “spur of the moment” travel moments. A blended family like ours has to do a lot of logistics planning to get the kids all in one place in order to go to another place. But two weeks ago, Katherine and I had a chance to go […]