The Team

 

 

 

Cara Pifko Voice Acting Coach

Cara Pifko

Currently recurring on season 2, 3, 4 of AMC’s Better Call Saul , Cara coaches to draw out the embodied performer; grounded actors who connect, communicate and listen wholly. She has over 30 years of performance experience in television, film, theatre, voice over and commercials. She won a Stage Raw Award and a Gemini (Canadian Emmy) for Best Leading Actress. she has been cast in leading roles by Steve Martin (Picasso at the Lapin Agile) and Steven Spielberg (Ready Player One). She has had recurring roles in General Hospital, Monday Mornings (David E. Kelley) and more. Feature credits include Paranormal Activity 5, The Possession of Michael King, Sharkskin (currently making the festival rounds),Ordinary Magic (w Ryan Reynolds),The In-Laws (w Albert Brooks). She was the series lead on Our Hero (CBC) and This is Wonderland. Numerous guest starring roles include CSI:Miami, NCIS, Castle, Without A Trace, CSI:NY and Rosewood. Her voice work is heard in numerous commercials, Mass Effect 2&3, God of War, Kinect Adventures, Final Fantasy XIII, Guild Wars, Miss Spider, Angela Anaconda and Star Wars:Clone Wars. National commercials include Clorox, Nationwide, Humana, Walgreens, IHOP.  She trained at the National Theatre school of Canada from which she draws on teaching tools such as Alexander technique, mask, clown, new play development. She is a certified Reiki and Strategic Intervention Life Coach. Also she is the mother of two. 

Sunday Muse Voice Acting Coach

Sunday Muse

Sunday Muse is the Founder/Creative Manager & Inspiratrice of Great Big Voices. She excels in helping people manifest their dreams into reality and communicate authentically to the world. She is a singer, celebrity voice over actress, author, holistic voice coach & speaker. Her movement & voice over workshops have been featured in the Huffington Post. She has been a featured speaker and taught voice & movement across North America at NYU, Mallorca Holistic Retreat, National Theatre School, Covenant House, Children’s Theatre Company NYC, JCC NYC, Randolph Academy, VO Atlanta, MAVO. She was nominated for a Voice Arts Award for Best Voiceover in an Animation Series through the Society of Voice Arts in L.A and is a proud recipient of the Mid Atlantic Voice Over Award.

Her leading voice acting credits include: HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA, SOPHIE, BAKUGAN, TOTAL DRAMA ISLAND, ABBEY HATCHER, JIMMY 2 SHOES, ARTHUR, ROLIE POLIE OLIE, CARE BEARS, ODD JOB JACK, JANE & THE DRAGON, TIME WARP TRIO, CAILLOU, WILLA’S WILDLIFE and dozens of radio/tv commercials.

Stemming from a rich performance background in theatre, comedy, dance and mask work, Sunday guides and mentors many creatives on their path to success. She has been hired many times by producers of hit shows: Jim Henson’s THE DOOZERS, E-TALK DAILY & DOT, to help guide and direct actors to perform their best work. Her students have gone on to book leading roles in major cartoons, such as: DORA, FAMILY GUY (FOX), FRANKLIN, ARTHUR, JIM HENSON’S THE DOOZERS, PAW PATROL, TOTAL DRAMA ISLAND, DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD, CHUCK & FRIENDS, BAKUGAN, CAT IN THE HAT, SUPER WHY, and the list goes on.

 

 

 

Jake Bazel Voice Acting Coach

Jake Bazel

Jake Bazel is a freelance puppeteer, writer, actor, voice actor and singer with a passion for high quality family entertainment. He has toured the US with the Jim Henson Company, collaborated with picture book legends Eric Carle and Sandra Boynton, and has worked off-Broadway (in the original cast of the Drama Desk-nominated The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show), at the Seattle Children’s Theatre, on Sesame Street, with Sesame Street in Communities, and with The Muppets. 

Jake is an alum of the Paper Mill Playhouse Summer Conservatory and the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, and has had the pleasure of writing, studying, and teaching on the Highlights Foundation campus, the original home of Highlights Magazine. He’s designed puppetry and character development workshops for both Prospect Theatre Company and Two River Theatre Company in New York. Currently, he’s developing his debut picture book and serving as the Associate Director on The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show as it embarks on its first national tour around the US. Jake is currently based in New York City.