Name: Marianne Samuels

Biography

Marianne Samuels is an experienced voice coach specialising in effective communication in business and accent reduction. With over ten years experience in the media Marianne has worked with presenters and professionals at BSkyB developing voice care awareness, voice performance and presentation skills. She is also resident voice coach for the Sky Choir. As affiliate voice coach for Moss Health Skills Marianne also leads workshops and presentations specific to healthcare trusts and associations. Marianne has worked at leading drama schools including Central School of Speech and Drama, LCTS and LSDA. She was head of speech training at Questors Theatre for 5 years and runs regular workshops on accent reduction. As dialect coach credits include Larkrise to Candleford at the Finborough Theatre and Cotton Wool at The Royal Court. Marianne is a trained singer, dancer and actor and is one of the founding UK artists in Experience Vocal Dance Company. As a voice teacher Marianne’s aim is to achieve a holistic, truthful voice through a balanced use of the body.