Please note that the following schedule is a tentative one and is subject to change.
This is just to give attendees a preliminary idea of the timetable at MAVO2022 on November 11-13, 2022!
**The Mastery Sessions for 11/11 will go on Sale at 8am ET on Friday, 6/24!**
I will post the link here before then and on social media!
MASTERY SESSIONS, FRIDAY, November 11, 2022
**PLEASE NOTE THE TIMES OF THE MASTERY SESSIONS AND THAT THEY HAVE EXTRA FEES NOT INCLUDED WITH A GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET. YOU MUST HAVE A GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET IN ORDER TO PURCHASE AND ATTEND A MASTERY SESSION.
IF YOU CHOOSE TO DO THESE, YOU WILL NEED TO REGISTER FOR THEM AND YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO DO ONE SESSION IN THE MORNING AND ONE IN THE AFTERNOON ON FRIDAY, 11/11/21.**
**REMEMBER THAT THESE SESSIONS ARE OPTIONAL. YOU DON'T HAVE TO DO THEM! IT'S JUST AN OPTION IF YOU'RE IN TOWN DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY AND WANT TO ADD THESE EXTRA CLASSES ON!**
MASTERY SESSION ARE 3 OR 4 HOUR SESSIONS AND ARE LIMITED IN SIZE TO 12 ATTENDEES EACH. THEY ARE VERY PERSONALIZED AND INTERACTIVE. THESE ARE PERFORMANCE BASED CLASSES!! THESE ARE A GREAT OPTION FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO LEARN NEW SKILLS AND APPLY THEM IMMEDIATELY!!
10am-2pm ET Mastery Session:
Jason Linere White - "Character Movement for Video Games, Animation, and Motion Capture." (Fee - 4 hour session - 200/person, MAX 12 attendees)
10am - 1pm ET Mastery Sessions: ( 3 hour sessions - Fee $150/person, Max 12 attendees per session)
Tom Dheere - "Managing Your VO Biz"
You've gotten your voiceover training, produced a shiny new demo, built your home studio, and created a new website. Now what?
Now you learn how to build and run your actual voiceover business!
In this 3-hour Mastery Session, we will discuss how to create your voiceover business on both a financial and philosophical level. You'll learn how to:
Think like a business
Define success for your business
Write a business plan
Manage your finances
Learn about incorporation, insurance, and retirement....
and much more!
Cliff Zellman: "Voice Over for Automotive... A New State of Mind."
This 3-hour workshop will focus on all 3 tiers of VO for automotive. We will start with an introduction to the tiers, and which one could be best for you. We cover the 15 Points of an Automotive Script (essential) then move on to... Multiple readings! Recording! Direction! Each attendee will receive a recording of their own time on the mic. It’s fun, it’s fast and it’s a workout! And it’s NOT just yelling and selling, I assure you! You will take a way a solid understanding of VO for automotive, while dispelling many of the myths and misconceptions. Voice Over for Automotive... It’s a New State of Mind.
**Now, some Perks!**
• Receive a post conference, 1 Hour consultation/coaching/marketing meet up via Zoom.
• 1 Attendee from the Workshop will receive a FREE National or Local Automotive Spot to add to their Commercial Demo, including coaching, spot prep, self-marketing tips and more.
• IF... after the Workshop and the 1-hour post conference meet up... after deep discussion, extensive coaching and combined confidence that automotive is right for you, I will DEDUCT the cost of the Workshop towards your shiny new automotive demo! Why? As I have been saying for 25 years, Automotive can be the Holy Grail of VO. Hope to see you there! For more info, please contact me at: email@example.com
1pm - 2pm ET - Lunch Break - on your own (lunch not included)
3pm-6pm ET Mastery Sessions (Fee $150/person - MAX 12 attendees)
Johnny Heller - "AUDIOBOOK DEMOS: WHAT YOU WANT TO DO WHAT YOU MUST DO HOW TO DO IT"
Each participant will have the chance to work on a demo piece - maybe two!
Scott Parkin - "Improvising in Commercial VO - Your Competitive Edge"
Scotts teaching style is a fast paced & entertaining program designed to entertain AND educate because it’s a lot harder to be scared when you’re laughing.Scott creates a safe space for students to stretch out and performs with the talent as they learn incredibly valuable tricks & techniques that demystify Improvisation for VO. With the skill sets attendees learn they can make their auditions to stand out and so theg can compete for more work.
Carol Monda - Long Form Narration: All VO genres have their glory and their challenges. Let's dive into both of these beauties and more in this intimate, intensive interaction. We'll explore the nature of this VO breed, including genres within the genre, how to nurture and sustain audience focus, in what ways it mirrors other types of VO, and where and how it diverges into its own unique style. Bring water, paper, a writing implement and your finely tuned instincts and imagination!
5pm-7pm ET - Dinner Break - on your own (dinner not included)
7:30pm-8:30pm ET - MAVO Social - Guest Speaker Intros - Cocktail Hour (Cash Bar)
8:30pm-9:30pm ET - Radio Play Performance (Uncle Roy & Cast)
9:30ish pm ET - ? - If you choose to continue socializing, you can do so at the bar area of the hotel. We have to clear this space to reset for Saturday!
Saturday, November 12, 2022
8:00am-8:30am ET - Registration (if you didn't check in and get your swag bag on Friday!) - also networking time!
8:30-8:45am ET - Opening remarks - Val Kelly - Owner/President/CEO/Executive Producer - Mid-Atlantic Voiceover, LLC
8:45am-9:00am ET - Break/Networking
9:00am - 5:00pm ET - General and Breakout Sessions (more details coming soon!)
12:00pm -1:00pm ET - Lunch (included)
1:00pm-2:00pm ET - Keynote Address - Marc Graue - "Get Inspired"
5:00pm -7:30pm ET - Dinner (not included) on your own
8:00pm - 11:00pm ET - MAVO Social - More Details Coming soon!
Sunday, November 13, 2022
9:00am-3:30pm ET - General and breakout sessions (more details coming soon!)
3:30pm-5:00pm ET - Closing Ceremony (PRIZES will be awarded here - YOU MUST BE PRESENT IN PERSON TO BE ELIGIBLE TO WIN!!)!!
** I promise to update this with all of the detailed sessions ASAP! This is just to give attendees an idea of the timetable for each day. Please email me if you have questions!**