The Voice Cafe Blog

The Voice Cafe Blog

The Voice Cafe offers one-to-one online training via Skype as well as an Audio Study Zone, an access based audio learning resource and can be used either on its own, or as a supplement to online one-to-one lessons.

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 16:10
by admin
Ever watched a film or play where the accent is really good but somehow not quite right? Often it&rs
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 16:11
by admin
What is typecasting? So you are learning a new accent for a role, audition, or to help with clear communication. The process of picking up an accent is ...
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 01:47
by voicecafe_admin
When asked, “What is the General American accent?” some Americans might reply “Sorry? Is there such a thing?”. Others might reply “Well, the accent with no ...
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 02:02
by voicecafe_admin
So what is it about RP? It is the British accent that is most commonly taught to non-native speakers, as well as being considered a ‘must have’ accent on any actor's ...
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 10:58
by admin
Going from the north to the south of the biggest nation in South America, you really
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 17:16
by voicecafe_admin
With it’s singing, swinging upbeat rhythm and distinctive sound patters, the Geordie accent and dialect owes much of its uniqueness to ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 17:29
by voicecafe_admin
So what does it take to learn an accent as a non-native speaker? When we hear new sound patterns in an accent or language, we subconsciously categorize them with our own familiar native accent at least initially, and try to produce them as such. The ability to
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 17:35
by voicecafe_admin
Welcome to the Voice Café’s very new and exciting blog! I am absolutely delighted to launch a blog, as I believe it is time to put a voice behind the Voice Café and give my members and interested readers more information about what the Voice Café is all about. And of course, it is ...