Are you sending in quality auditions? Join Jeffrey Umberger of Umberger Talent for a master class on audition technique! Jeffrey gives invaluable feedback to twenty participants reading short audition scripts, sharing insight into what actually books the job. This incredible 2 hour and 45 minute webinar concludes with almost a full hour of in-depth Q & A! Jeffrey shares his perspective on what makes for a successful voice over talent, a successful career, as well as what Umberger Talent looks for when considering talent for representation!
Jeffrey Umberger (Born 1963) was a Casting Producer for 2 seasons on DIY Network’s Mega Dens. He scouted for the TV series Collector Inspector on HGTV, and Breathing Room on Fine Living Network. Later, he began working in commercial casting with Casting Director Kris Redding, eventually transitioning into a career as a talent agent. Jeffrey now owns Umberger Agency, with one of the most respected voice over talent rosters in the country. His talent list includes actress Jasmine Guy, TV icon Tony Dow of Leave It To Beaver, CNN Anchor Martin Savidge, and Michael Winslow of Police Academy fame with his voice of 10,000 sound effects. Jeffrey’s background in entertainment stretches back 35 years. An accomplished musician, he enjoyed a long career as a society pianist in Beverly Hills and Atlanta, most notably performing Jazz and Classical at the legendary flagship hotel, The Ritz-Carlton Buckhead. As a composer, he scored music for the Billy Dee Williams film Good Neighbor, The Jimmy Carter Presidential Library, and a short film by South Park animator Dustin Woehrmann, among other credits. In 2003 Jeffrey opened his award winning photography company, Jeddy Photo. His architectural photography was purchased as set-design for the TV sitcom House of Payne. In addition to his acting and industry credits listed on IMDb, his television appearances include Arsenio Hall’s World’s Funniest Moments, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, and Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. Jeffrey contributes a monthly expert advice column for Backstage Magazine, and is a voice consultant for CNN. He is also frequently invited to judge for the Miss Georgia and Miss Tennessee Pageants.
In 2014, Jeffrey was presented with the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ by the Georgia Entertainment Gala.
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