Laura Giannarelli audio book coach tiva-dc actor audio book voiceover coach demo voice-over

  (juh-nuh-REL-lee)
SAG-AFTRA • AEA         

"...can deliver a sly silent glance or a raucous laugh with equal aplomb..."
—Brad Hathaway, the Hill Rag

 

go to DCMTA Laura directed In Praise of Love
at the Washington Stage Guild
(extended through February 1).

She will appear in part two of George Bernard Shaw's
Back To Methuselah
at the Stage Guild February 19
(Laura played the Serpent and Frances Barnabas in part one).

Laura directed Simon Gray's
The Old Masters at the Stage Guild
and Brian Friel's Faith Healer
at Quotidian Theatre.

Other Guild directing assignments include Dante's Inferno and the critically acclaimed Village Wooing
("a gem." —Washington Post)

~
DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2014:
Best Directors of a Play
in Professional Theatre

A long-time actor in Washington D.C., Laura
is also an audio book narrator. She is now in her 36th year of narrating audio books for the Library of Congress with 900 titles recorded, including the Alexander Scourby Award-winning Little House on the Prairie series.
As actor, Laura played Sister Aloysius in Doubt for Baltimore’s Everyman Theatre; toured with the Kennedy Center in a play for young people about Russian Jewish immigrants, Dreams in the Golden Country; played the role of Mrs. Pearce in the Stage Guild's Pygmalion; and Elizabeth in the critically acclaimed Angel Street
at Olney Theatre in Maryland. Laura played Amalia in Motti Lerner's Pangs of the Messiah at Theatre J.
   Currently the President of the Stage Guild’s Board, Laura is a founding Stage Guild company member, where she has appeared in more than 30 plays since 1986. Favorite roles in past seasons with the Guild include Lady Chiltern in An Ideal Husband, Teresa in The Memory of Water, Mademoiselle in An Empty Plate in the Café du Grand Boeuf, Mercy Lott in Humble Boy, and the Woman in The Unexpected Man.
    As a vocal coach, Laura shares her expertise in coaching sessions before and during the studio recording process, giving direction to those preparing for
voice-over and specifically the audio book business. As former chair of the local Equity Liaison committee for Actors' Equity Association, she helped local theaters and actors further their understanding of how Equity operates. Laura is also a proud member of SAG-AFTRA.

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