Role:  Associate Coach

Qualifications:  BA Theatre Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

MA Voice Studies, Central School of

Speech & Drama, London

Specialisms: accent reduction, voice production, speech clarity

Laurann J Brown is a Canadian born, UK-based coach specialising in both practical voice and accent work. 

She was formally Head of Voice at the Urdang Academy and is now Head of Second Year and Senior Voice Tutor on the BA Musical Theatre at Arts Educational. She works widely as an accent coach in professional theatre and maintains links to Canada as an Associate Coach of the Shaw Festival. 


She works extensively in accent reduction assisting second language English speakers to neutralise their accents and is Speak Easily's most experienced Associate Coach.


Additional professional training in anatomy and massage give her great insights into physicality and pure voice and she is equally in demand teaching body language, vocal confidence and public speaking skills.