Author Archives: Wren

Macbeth

Susan Giusto performs Act 2, Scene 1 from Macbeth, a play by William Shakespeare. Susan Giusto started experimenting with voice acting at an early age performing and writing poems and radio plays. She has also produced sound effects and music … Continue reading

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Voice Acting for Classic Radio Drama

From Wren: Stories help us understand our world. I imagine that our ancestors, sitting on the ground, may have told a story about the wet substance pouring from the sky, in an effort to explain the mystery of rain. The … Continue reading

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The Blind Beggar Dies

Students from Wren’s 2017 Voice Acting for Classic Radio Drama class perform The Blind Beggar Dies from the Shadow Series, a radio show written by Maxwell Grant. From Cindy Newell: “The Classic Radio Drama Workshop with Wren is a play date for … Continue reading

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The Art of Speaking Poetry

“Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.” – Leonard Cohen I recently brought my friend, voice-over legend Don Wescott, to speak to a group of students who’ve made voice … Continue reading

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To an English Friend in Africa

Students from Wren’s December 2017 Art of Speaking Poetry class — Jenn Rajala, Christine Rinaldi, Holly Miller, Kathy Zerlin, and Matthew Greif — perform To an English Friend in Africa, a poem by Ben Okri. From Wren: “This poem, by Ben … Continue reading

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Benedicto

Cindy Newell performs Benedicto, a poem by Edward Abbey. Cindy Newell is a recently retired massage and neuromuscular therapist with a passion for voice over acting. She is an organic farmer and outdoor enthusiast who loves hiking, kayaking, travel and … Continue reading

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Sonnet XVII

Steve McGarry performs Sonnet XVII, a poem by Pablo Neruda. Steve McGarry is a Boston-area voice talent and singer, as well as a software engineer. One of his fondest performance memories was being part of a quartet which sang both … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Trapeze

Christine Marie performs The Parable of the Trapeze from The Essene Book of Days by Danaan Parry. Christine Marie is a local actress, voice actor, singer and dancer.  She spent many years performing with Reagle Players and now works as a … Continue reading

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A Sight in Camp in the Daybreak Gray and Dim

Jenn Rajala performs A Sight in Camp in the Daybreak Gray and Dim, a poem by Walt Whitman. Jenn Rajala has studied voice-over with Wren Ross for 8 years, and has applied that skill-set as a reader for the blind … Continue reading

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At the Funeral of my Grandfather

Holly Miller performs At the Funeral of my Grandfather, a poem by Andrew Miller. Holly Miller has been a voice actress for four years.  She is active in Community Theater and has a weekly radio program width Audio Journal, a … Continue reading

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The Invitation

Christine Rinaldi reads The Invitation, a poem by Oriah Mountain Dreamer. Christine’s bio and statement are forthcoming.

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Hope is the Thing with Feathers

Drita P. Dumont performs Hope is the Thing with Feathers, a poem by Emily Dickinson. Drita also performs in Spanish, El Dolor, a poem by Amalia Bautista. Drita P. Dumont is a multilingual Voice Over Actor with the ability to … Continue reading

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Extending the Airport Runway

Jenn Rajala performs Extending the Airport Runway, a poem by Mary Oliver. Jenn Rajala has studied voice-over with Wren Ross for 8 years, and has applied that skill-set as a reader for the blind at Audio Journal Worcester.  Her primary … Continue reading

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