Clare Cunliffe

Clare Cunliffe

Mitglied seit 2 Jahren
"Characterful, friendly and engaging professional voice actress"

A Cannes Lions Silver Award winning professional actress with over 20 years professional experience including voice-overs, radio, commercials, West End and Broadway musicals, theatre, TV and film. Clare especially excels in the magical world of children's entertainment, having extensive experience in pantomime and children's theatre, including a national and overseas tour playing Dorothy in 'The Wizard of Oz' as well as countless other leading roles with Blue Star Productions, voted Best Children's Producers several years running by Encore Magazine.

An accomplished singer Clare has entertained royalty at Ascot Racecourse with her band and performed at celebrity events such as The Evening Standard Film Awards after party James Bond themed event. Other singing credits include the album 'Big Screen Epic Choral' as a featured vocalist with the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra for Universal and European Tour with West End and Broadway Cast Of The Rocky Horror Show.

Clare has trained to a high standard in the UK and Los Angeles. Completing a 3 year BA Acting degree with world class East 15 Acting School and a PG diploma in TV & Film at Redroofs Film and Television School. Clare trained with Judy Kain ( from US sitcom 'Friends') whilst over in LA, in commercial acting.

As a mother of two young children Clare was inspired to concentrate her efforts into specialising in the field of children's entertainment - and this is what truly lights her up! During her time as a mother Clare has run her own entertainment company producing short princess plays for children's parties and has written her own children's book, 'Seven Nights of Snuggles' which has been published on Amazon. Clare has also recorded this book and it's now available in audiobook version on Audible, ACX and iTunes to download.

Voice characteristics: Naturally warm, friendly, excitable, engaging, cheerful, happy, upbeat. Can also be evil, sexy, manipulative, cajoling, low and breathy, characterful. Native RP/BBC English accent as well as Derby, London, Essex, Birmingham, Lancashire, General American and impressions/sound alikes. Playing age 25-45. Mezzo-soprano with a soprano range singing voice.

Characters: Clare has an incredibly versatile voice which can go from Princess to Evil Queen in a second! This makes her perfect for children's stories in audio book form. She can also impersonate other voices so long as an audio sample or location of one is provided beforehand.

 Ausbildung

Audio Books and Voice Over Class at SAG/AFTRA L.A.
East 15 Acting School 3 year BA Acting.
Redroofs Film and Television School 1 year PG Course (covered radio plays and audio books as well as TV and film).
Erewash Sound Training Acadamy - Trained as a radio presenter, producer and voice-over artist and how to use Audacity editing software.

 Erfahrung

Children's audio book producer, writer and narrator, 'Seven Nights of Snuggles', available as download on ACX, Audible and iTunes.
Featured vocalist, Big Screen Epic Choral, Universal.
Gracie Fields impersonator, test commercial, Saunders and Cousins Music.
Lead Female Vocalist, Knorr Sauces Commercial, Focus, Mark Cousins
'Anxious Dave' voice-over and Impressionist - Judy Garland, Barbara Windsor, Shirley Bassey and Sue Pollard. Feature Film. Donal Fernandez
Producer, Writer, Director and Evil Queen, Erewash Sound 96.8FM Pantomime radio play, 'Snow White'.
Voice-over Artist - Erewash Sound Radio, 96.8FM
Sunday Breakfast Radio Presenter - Erewash Sound, 96.8FM
Voice Over Artist - ABC Oldies, The Jeff Martin Show.
Voice Over Artist - Radio Rollback

 Besonderheiten

Mezzo-Soprano Classically trained singer with Soprano range. Impressionist skills.
Have own professional standard home recording studio with Aston OriginMicrophone, Focusrite 2i2, editing in Audacity on MacBook Air.
Access to top industry composer for original music - award winning, Hollywood film and media composer, Adam Saunders - Universal and EMI.
Access to top industry audio engineer/composer/sound designer for mastering voice product to the highest quality - award-winning, leading professional Mark Cousins.