accent & dialect research
Want to make sure your character’s dialogue rings true to their background? Let me know what you need.
Consultant to L&O:SVU writers on Hondureñismos (Honduran colloquialisms). My research was used to construct an important clue for the episode “911,” which won an Emmy Award for Mariska Hargitay.
For Cheer from Chawton: A Jane Austen Family Theatrical: Worked closely with American playwright Karen Eterovich to make sure dialogue was in British English.
for dialect coaches
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I just wanted to take a moment to express my gratitude for all you do for the speech & voice community, and specifically to say thanks for the resources you most recently provided me. Your passion for this art, craft, and science are evident and contagious, and I want you to be sure you know the level of excellence you are both contributing to, and encouraging in others. You are appreciated. Many thanks once more!
Voice Actor/Dialect Coach
Amy Stoller’s research skills and creative teaching enable those who are her clients and those who are her colleagues to trust her insights, wisdom and practicality, not to mention her sense of humor. We are blessed to have her in the voice trainer profession.
Founding Member, VASTA (Voice and Speech Trainers Association)