This animation workshop is a 3 hour, in-studio intensive. We limit the class size to 8 students, which allows everyone to get plenty of individual attention and direction.
The class includes;
Valuable instruction on how to approach, create and sustain animation characters
To begin to learn your vocal, emotional ranges and comfort zones
The reality of the animation business and what you need to be competitive
One-on-one coaching through real animation scripts
The opportunity to work with other actors on animation scenes playing various characters
Honest and constructive individual feedback
Plenty of time for questions!
The class will help you determine if you've got the chops for the animation world before taking the next step and recording a demo.
If you are interested in the Animation Workshop click on the ‘Rates’ tab and hit the PayNow button to secure a spot as there are only 8 spots available for each class.
Animation demos with Debra Toffan for $975
Debra Toffan is one of Canada's top animation voice and casting directors. With over 25 years of experience, Debra has been awarded 4 Emmys for her intuitive and skilled direction in Animation. Debra has worked on over 60 animated series’ including; Arthur, Total Drama Island, Beyblade and Mike the Knight. She has had the opportunity to direct many established performers such as Joan Rivers, Matt Damon and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Debra has loved cartoons and comedy from an early age and has a large collection of Popeye memorabilia. We call her the Olive Oil of animation! A lover of travel, Debra has walked the Great Wall of China and been on safari in Africa. “To me, being able to form and shape an actors voice into something fun and wonderful is exciting and continues to challenge and inspire me as a director.” - Debra