Emmy Award-winning Voice Director, Stevie Vallance, is a 'production force' who knows both sides of the voice-over world better than anyone else! Stevie's VO talent is a result of her extensive experience as an Actor and also as an accomplished Singer (5 CDs). For 25 years, Vallance infused life and personality into characters on thousands of animated productions. Now a 3-time Emmy nominee and 1-time Emmy Award recipient for MADELINE (Disney), her casting and directing credits include Teletoon's SILVERWING, 9-Story's BEST ED, and Marathon's TOTALLY SPIES and in 2007, Discovery Kid's Emmy-nominated GROWING UP CREEPIE. From 2011 to 2013, Stevie was based in LA and heading casting & voice-direction for Executive Producer Bill Schultz/Home Plate Entertainment, on seasons 1 & 2 of 'Wild Grinders' (Nicktoons); and 'Guess How Much I Love You' (Disney Junior). CURRENTLY, Stevie continues to excel in the animation field and just finished heading the Voice Department, as a Voice Director, for Corus Ent., on the female super-hero action and adventure series, THE MYSTICONS (released Fall/2017).
Watch eTAlk Interview on Stevie as a Voice Director Stevie Vallance on E-Talk
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Tooned In! Workshops
Are you the next Hank Azaria, Seth MacFarlane or perhaps, Nancy Cartright? Then come 'show your stuff', in Stevie Vallance's Tooned In! Animation Voice-over Workshops. Tooned In! offers everything you need to know to break into the Animation Voice-over Industry!
Join Stevie Vallance in discovering your animation voice-over acting talent @ Tooned In! VO Workshops. You'll learn valuable industry-pertinent skills so you can break into the animation voice-over industry with hands on experience. Let Stevie show you how to let go of your fears and inhibitions and dive in! You won't look back!
Teaching since 1995, Steve has launched many character actors’ careers with her techniques and tips on ‘animation voice-over acting’. One third of Steve’s Tooned In! grads from LA, Chicago, New York, Vancouver, Ottawa, Orlando and Toronto have gone on to land agents and regular roles on cartoon series. Click here to read what some of the Tooned In! grads had to say.
With the trend in visual / audio production moving rapidly towards ANIMATION and commercial voice over (multimedia games, web sites, digital broadcasting), Stevie's techniques prove that making brilliant creative choices comes from 'heart and soul' and that the 'mistakes' are what give birth to the brilliance that will land YOU the part. Her FUN, fast-paced style makes Stevie North America's most sought-after Voice Director, Casting Director and Teacher.
4-minute OVERVIEW of Tooned In! Workshop
For more information and 'how to register' for upcoming workshops in your area visit http://www.toonedin.ca/workshops-skypes--demos.html
In 2009 & 2010 Steve taught 400 Animators, at Ottawa’s International Animation Festival, ‘How to voice their own cartoon characters, in their own shows’. In the fall of 2010, at New York’s giant Comic Con, 400 Anime and Animation fans participated in Steve’s high-energy ‘one-person panel’ seminar.
Here are Stevie's '5 Golden Rules' on VO Buzz Weekly
Here are some clips from Stevie's 'Introduction to Animation VO Acting' for ADULTS https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoZK70803DuFvkXsre9iTogJpaV29Qza4
Watch Stevie teach Kids how to do cartoon voices on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoZK70803DuE033w98xmBc5rdgjyXvkew
Watch Stevie teach Kids how to do cartoon voices on The Zone, YTV https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoZK70803DuE69PVZG8dqHTF4r1JMtonp
Workshops, Casting, & Tips from Stevie!
Stevie Vallance on E-Talk
Stevie turns DAYTIME TV’s Cyndi Edwards into a Toon
Stevie turns CityTV Toronto Breakfast Show's hosts into Toons
Stevie turns CityTV Calgary Breakfast Show's hosts into Toons
Registration For Tooned In! Workshops
"Your contributions as a voice talent and singer would be more than sufficient to earn praise, but your gifts as a voice director and music coach are exceptional... The critical success of our show is due in no small part to your considerable efforts." ~ Stan Phillips, Executive Producer, Madeline, DIC Enterprises
Voice Director Resume
Stevie's Voice Directing Resume