Accent Reduction for Film/TV

[$] MONDAY Evenings: April 9 to June 4, 2018 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Whether you're Canadian, Australian, Kiwi, etc., or speak English as a second language, this class will equip you to master Standard American Dialect in order to Book That Role!

(no class May 21)

*please note: if minimum enrollment not met, class may be cancelled.

About the Instructor

Tony Alcantar

Tony Alcantar has dialect-coached some of most acclaimed shows: FARGO, Fear the Walking Dead, The Man in the High Castle, Altered Carbon, A Series of Unfortunate Events (to name few) and worked with some of Hollywood’s most acclaimed actors: Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry, Mel Gibson, Ewan McGregor, Martin Freeman, Sam Rockwell, Vince Vaughn, Stellan Skarsgard, Joel Edgerton and more.

Born and raised in Chicago, Tony received his BA and MFA from Chicago’s Roosevelt University, studying under Chicago’s premiere dialect coach Belinda Bremmer. Tony is an alumnus from the world-famous The Second City where for two years he performed a variety of accents and dialects in his performances. He is the most sought dialect coach in Vancouver.