Representation Upson Edwards
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Specialists in Voice Coaches

Film Credits Include
X-Men: The New Mutants
Mortal Engines
Above Suspicion (Work with Emilia Clarke)
Despite The Falling Snow (Work with Rebecca Ferguson)
300: Rise of an Empire (Work with Eva Green)
Red Lights (ADR)
One Day (Work with Patricia Clarkson)
Mother's Milk
Mr Nobody (Work with Jared Leto)
Brick Lane
Brothers of the Head
I Could Never Be Your Woman
When Did You Last See Your Father?

Television and Radio Credits Include
Game of Thrones: Season 2,4, 5 & 6 (HBO)
Beowulf (ITV)
Cradle To The Grave (BBC 2)
You, Me and The Apocalypse (Sky 1)
Close To The Enemy ( BBC 2)
The Devil You Know (HBO)
Lost Christmas (BBC 1)
Castles in the Sky
Mrs Biggs (ITV)
Parade's End (HBO)
Treasure Island (Benbow Films)
The Morgana Show (Running Bare Pictures)
Moby Dick (Gate Television Productions Ltd)
Rather You Than Me (BBC)
ShinyShiny (BBC)
Doc Martin (Buffalo Pictures)
The Brief (Granada)
Faking It (Channel 4)

Theatre Credits Include
RSC (Over 15 productions) including,
Breakfast with Mugabe
Merry Wives of Windsor
The Crucible
Twelfth Night
Shakespeare's Globe- Head of Voice (Over 20 productions) including,
Henry IV Part 1 & 2
Comedy of Errors
Romeo and Juliet
Timon of Athens
King Lear
As You Lie It
West End Theatres;
An Ideal Husband
Les Miserable
Three Days of Rain
Awake and Sing
Mrs Klein
Donmar Warehouse
The Royal Court;
The Pain and the Itch
My Child
Over There
The Miracle
Along with productions at ;
Lyric Hammersmith
Soho Theatre
Manchester Royal Exchange
Birmingham Rep
Salisbury Playhouse
West Yorkshire Playhouse
New Wolsey
Unicorn Theatre

Jan Haydn Rowles

Areas of Expertise: Voice, Accent, Acting

Jan trained as an actor at Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama (1968/89) and as a voice coach at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (1990/91). During her early career she worked in the majority of London's leading Drama Schools. Jan now works extensively in Film,TV and Theatre.

Her work as a Dialect/Dialogue coach has been seen and heard on Sky, BBC, ITV, HBO and numerous Films;
He work has also been showcased at The Almeida, Donmar Warehouse, The Royal Court, The Minerva Chocolate Factory, The Young Vic, Shared Experience, Manchester Royal Exchange, Birmingham Rep, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Salisbury Playhouse and The New Wolsey and in numerous west end theatre's including the Wyndhams and The Apollo.
She has a long standing relationship with the RSC where she has coached over 20 productions. She was Head of Voice at Shakespeare's Globe (2007/2010) where she coached over 30 productions and prepared the actors for the demands of the Globe Stage and outdoor touring.

Jan works with highly experienced actors wishing to extend their skills; new and inexperienced actors needing to develop their skills; young actors under the age of 16; preparing for castings and meetings for the american pilot season; Dialogue audition preparation; Jan coaches accents and dialects, voice, presentation skills, public speaking and acting/performance technique.

Jan's ground breaking book 'How To Do accents' co-written with Edda Sharpe was first published in 2007 (Oberon Books) and the second edition in 2010.

A really practical (and fun) guide to accent training: How to Do Accents (pdf)
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The Accent Kit by The Big Gob Squad
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