Our voice defines us. When we speak it's the first indication of who our character is. The authenticity of our accent determines whether our audience will suspend their belief, and so it is an integral part of a performance. But, an accent can also be the most personally challenging thing to master. Join AACTA and Logie Award winner Joel Jackson as he shares his top five tips towards Nailing Your Next Accent.
Throughout this online course, Joel will take you through his tried-and-true tips for developing a unique accent for each character you have the pleasure of playing as an actor. From where to find accent inspiration, to how to execute it all day, every day on set - we cover it all in this short, but sweet accent masterclass.
Join us today, and learn how to create and nail an accent which is completely unique, fun and will take your character to the next level.
Joel Jackson is an Australian actor, coach and musician. Joel studied at the National Institute of Dramatic Arts in Sydney, and is known for his roles as; Peter Allen in Peter Allen; Not the Boy Next Door, Charles Bean in Deadline Gallipoli and more recently in Safe Harbour, on SBS.
Joel Jackson on the set of 'Jungle'