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Olivia Owens

Senior Lecturer

Acting/Voice

Olivia specialises in teaching and coaching voice, accent and text. Before joining the IAB she was a Voice Lecturer in The Arden School of Theatre, and a freelance vocal coach in the UK and Ireland. She has worked as a singing coach for Scream Theatre Production Company in Manchester and as a coach to The Actors Foundation Course.

Olivia has a BA (Hons) in Drama from Queens University, Belfast and a distinction in the MA Professional Voice Practice course from Birmingham School of Acting. She is has a strong interest in the use of the Estill model and has begun her training to become a certified master teacher.

My teaching has a holistic style and approach. I am committed in being focused on the needs of each student/client/actor working sensitively and specifically with each person.
– Olivia Owens