Meet the Instructors 2012-2013


Mike Kirby

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Eizabeth Lennie

Elizabeth Lennie

ELIZABETH LENNIE was the Network Voice of TVO from 2007-2015. She is the narrator of the award-winning series Bathroom Divas for Bravo, and her voice-over clients have included Toyota, Lindt, IBM, Honda, Sick Kids, Multi-Grain Cheerios, Cashmere, Ontario College of Pharmacists, and narrations for Science North, the Hazelton Hotel, The Royal Amwaj. She has produced for the stage and worked regularly as an actress from 1980-2014, most recently in The Goodwitch TV movies for Hallmark Channel.

Elizabeth aka Libby is a visual artist, a painter, and her work is collected in Canada, the US, UK, Japan and the Netherlands.

Nicky Guadagni

Nicky Guadagni

NICKY GUADAGNI, an award-winning actress, voice coach, teacher and communications consultant, has coached many on-air reporters such as Brian Stewart, John McGrath, and Dr. Greg Wells. Nicky has been an actress for 35 years in film, TV, stage and radio, has narrated numerous documentaries, provided the voice for many TV and radio ads, read "The Stone Carvers" for CBC's "Between the Covers', won 2 Gemini Awards for television acting (nominated for five Gemini awards). She was originally trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, England and now teaches acting at the University of Toronto.

Eva Almos

Eva Almos

EVA ALMOS. Nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Animated Series for writing and producingDuckman Eva has worked on both sides of the studio glass. Throughout her career she has voiced thousands of commercials in Toronto, New York and Los Angeles, including KFC,Jello, Dove, McDonalds and Arbys, and, worked as an on air announcer at CKFM and Q-107. Eva is very familiar with the creativity it takes to not only be a successful voice-over artist; she knows what producers are looking for.

Robin Ward

Robin Ward

ROBIN WARD, Actor, narrator, musician, The Alan Ward Trio, on-camera host, CTV and The Weather Network. Robin's voice is recognized as narrator for Situation Critical and Forensic Factor for The Discovery Channel, off-camera host of Twilight Zone, PSI Factor, commercial voice of Esso and Lays Potato Chips.

Karl Pruner


It has been our privilege to have the following actors / directors / producers / writers teach for Voiceworx and share their knowledge of the recorded voice industry.

Harvey Atkin John Evans Barry Flatman Katie Griffin Susan Hart
Ellen Ray Hennessy Elva May Hoover John Jarvis Jeffrey Knight Julie Lemieux
Sunday Muse Doug Paulson Jim Rankin Susan Roman John Stocker
Jessie Thomson Debra Toffan Robin Ward

In-Studio Commercial
Voice-over Workshops

Monthly Voice-over Workshop
Tuesday evenings in-studio

The Voice-Over Weekend
For out-of-towners – a survey course

One-on-one Voice-over Coaching
with Mike Kirby for Professional Performers

The Voiceworx Demo
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Featured Demos

Listen to Mike Kirby's demo
Artificial Intelligence, A.I.
Movie Trailers
Les Miserables
Dawn of Man
HGTV Canada
Listen to Elizabeth Lennie's demo
Toyota Video
TVO Arts and Docs
TVO Network demo