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Access Accents bring the highly sought-after voice techniques of top voice coach Penny Dyer to the actor's audio device. A unique opportunity to prepare for auditions at short notice.

Included in this programme:

  • A description of the accent and region
  • Examples of resident speakers
  • Penny Dyer and actor Sheridan Smith working on the accent and text
  • Practice sentences
  • The text example

Penny Dyer is an internationally renowned voice and dialect coach and a leading specialist in theatre, film, and TV work.

Gwyneth Strong is an actress known especially for her role as Cassandra in Only Fools and Horses and for a wide range of contemporary theatre and TV work.
©2007 Gwyneth Strong and Penny Dyer (P)2007 2007 Methuen Drama

Critic Reviews

"Penny Dyer is an inspiration to work with." (Helen Mirren)

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  • 01-11-17

Not a great value.

This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

I have no idea.

Would you ever listen to anything by Gwyneth Strong and Penny Dyer again?

No.

What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

I was disappointed in the quality. Much of it seemed to be recorded out in public - with poor recording equipment.

Any additional comments?

Seems like she was giving some woman that was with her a lesson. She recorded that lesson, and decided to resell that lesson to the public. Essentially you are paying to listen in on someone else's lesson.

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Inspiring!

The book has inspired me to study even more about accents. I will certainly buy the other books. Thank you

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