with Lori Holmes Speech-Language Pathologist and Voice Coach
Saturday October 25, 2008 at the Al & Malka Green Artists’ Health Centre, Toronto Western Hospital (3rd floor, West Wing), 399 Bathurst Street
This half-day workshop will focus on ways to prevent vocal injury and assure longevity through voice protection and preparation. By the end of the workshop the vocal performer will:
- Understand the basic anatomy of voice production
- Determine behavioral & environmental influences
- Identify healthy voice strategies
- Develop an individual warm-up program
Lori Holmes, M. Sc. graduated with a Masters degree in Speech Pathology from the University of Western Ontario in 1998, completing her thesis in the area of aging changes in voice. Lori has extensive experience in voice rehabilitation – especially for the professional and occupational voice user. After 10 years with Victoria Hospital, London Health Sciences, she moved full-time into private practice (begun 1996). Currently, her private practice, Well Spoken, has a focus on voice development, voice rehabilitation, accent modification and communication and speaking skill enhancement. By request she returned one day per week to London Health Sciences Centre in 2000 where she and a physician provide state of the art voice assessment in the Vocal Function Clinic. Additionally, she has combined her love of theatre with her love of voice as part of the coaching team at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival (Stratford Ontario) for the past seven seasons. She regularly conducts workshops in voice care for a variety of professional groups including teachers, actors and auctioneers.
Workshop: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Workshop fee: $30 / Students & Seniors: $15
20% discount for TAPA members
To register please contact us at:
Phone: 416.351.0239 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org orr visit our website to print off and mail in a registration form at: www.ahcf.ca. Pre-registration is required, as space is limited.
For your comfort, this is a scent-free workshop. Please refrain from wearing any perfume, cologne, aftershave or scented products. Thank you.
The Artists’ Health Centre Foundation gratefully acknowledges the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation. The Ontario Trillium Foundation is an agency of the Government of Ontario.