Cartoon Character Creation

Cartoon Character Creation is a 3 hour workshop focused entirely on creating and honing distinct voices for your personal rolodex of voices in the cartoon world. This workshop has some homework to do before arrival, so that we can jump right in!  

This workshop will be taught by Theresa Buchheister and Ryan William Downey.

$50 per student. To sign up and view upcoming dates CLICK HERE

Theresa Buchheister is a director, performer, researcher, teacher and script-adapter in the wide world of VoiceOver in New York City. She has directed hundreds of audiobooks, including How Music Works (by David Byrne) and The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Leaving the Sea and many many more.  She is the voice director for BoyGirlDogCatMouseCheese on BBC, and previously directed English dubs of Crisis Jung, Funny Little Bugs, Denver, Pokemon, The Winx Club, World of Winx, Robocar Poli, and many other cartoons and video games, as well as ADR for live-action films.  
Theresa also voices adult characters and villains, narrates niche audiobooks and teaches at HB Studio.  

Ryan William Downey is an actor, playwright, and musician who serves as Associate Artistic Director of The Brick Theater and Co-Director of Title:Point, an experimental theater company that has been producing and presenting work in New York City for more than a decade. His most recent play, Sleeping Car Porters,was a New York Times Critic’s Pick and Biter (Every Time I Turn Around), which he co-wrote, was one of Helen Shaw’s 10 Best Plays of 2015. As a voice actor he has been heard on podcasts, audiobooks, in many plays and, most notably, on Pokémonfilm and television series playing a variety of characters.

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