Representation Upson Edwards
Specialists in Voice Coaches
Film Credits Include
Lets Be Evil
Television and Radio Credits Include
Theatre Credits Include
The Addams Family
A Streetcar Named Desire
The Late Henry Moss
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Hidden in the Sand
A lie of the Mind
New World Playwrights
Kingdom of Earth
Areas of Expertise: Voice, Dialect
Kara is originally from California. She started out as an actor, before moving to London in order to make the transition to become a voice coach.
After graduating from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama she decided to remain in London instead of returning home to New York. Since then she has specialised in helping actors sound authentically American to native ears.
She coaches General American/ Standard American as well as regional and ethnic accents.
Kara is passionate about helping actors find a way into their character's style of speaking.
kara has taught at the Actor's Centre, drama Studio, Rose Buford, E 15, The Oxford School of Drama, Central School of Speech and Drama, New York University, Marymount Manhattan, American Musical and Dramatic Academy, the New York Film Academy, the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival.
She has a BA in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, a MFA in acting from the University of California, Davis, and a MA in Voice from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.