Y vonne has been established as a versatile voice teacher and vocal coach for over thirty years. She has been involved in actor training for a number of drama schools including being Head of the Voice Department for the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art until July 2007 when she decided to return to freelance work. She is an Associate with the Royal National Theatre’s Voice Department and Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, both on the South bank.
W ork at home and abroad includes dancers, actors, singers and voice artists. Beyond theatre Yvonne works with journalists, TV and Radio presenters, sports personalities, lawyers, medical specialists, lecturers, teachers and politicians.
H ighly confidential work takes her into the Houses of Parliament She co-wrote “More Care For Your Voice” (publ: VCN) for the Voice Care Network UK which has sold over 11,000 copies to date. She is currently working on two books: “Building Character Voices – a performers guide” and “In the Beginning …” which explores the power of words.
Y vonne runs workshops regularly for The Showreel, The Actors Centre and The Voice Over Network, and is on the board of directors for Riding Lights Theatre Company, in York. She also serves as a trustee for the Voice Care Network UK.