ELIZA DOOLITTLE DIALECTS
"The breadth of Elizas skill and knowledge in dialects is matched only by the depth of detail she brings to each particular one. And its all built on a unique foundation of personal, scholarly research. As an actress, she seamlessly synthesizes that knowledge into the characters she creates -be they fantastical or truly real."
--Renee Johnson, Creative Director
"Eliza, as a dialect coach, has a wonderful capacity for combining character development with dialect proficiency that heightens the actors performance. As an actor herself, she has the ability to break through other actors' resistance with a minimum of effort and a maximum of result."
--Brian Nefsky, Sr. Casting Associate
"She worked with me on the piece that helped secure my roles in PIXAR's "Ratatouille" and she hasn't stopped since. I am a loyal advocate for Eliza in every setting that holds perfection in its' list of necessities."
--Julius Callahan, Actor
"As a voice actor, I have been developing dialects for years, but my studies with Eliza Jane Schneider were a revelation. Her systematic approach and the depth of her expertise opened my eyes and ears to new and much more effective learning skills, which have stuck with me, making me a much quicker study on my own, as well. Fantastic teacher."
--Scott L. Peterson, Actor
"Eliza Jane Schneider has a very rare ability to create an individual approach directed toward the needs of each unique student. Anyone working with Eliza, or more accurately creating with Eliza, will find invaluable her inventive and thorough process, including character development simultaneous with, and driving proficiency in, any accent or dialect."
--Michael J. McKay, Actor/Producer
"Her humor coupled with her knowledge makes her a first class teacher. We are very lucky to have her!"
--Elisabeth Noone, Actress
"Eliza Schneider is a huge talent with an encyclopedic knowledge of regional dialects from all over the world. Eliza is also a kind and friendly teacher who puts her students at ease. Any actor needing to learn a dialect for professional work should call Eliza immediately."
--Molly Brandenburg, Actress
"Eliza Schneider is a freaky genius. Her ear is exquisite and she helps you hear what you need to in order to learn a dialect. Her explanations are simple and direct. With a slight tweak of tongue or teeth or palate, she's got you fine-tuning your dialect to perfection. Eliza Schneider is the person of her generation at the peak in this field, and will remain so."
--Joanna Rubiner, Actress
"Eliza Jane Schneider embodies a unique and extremely valuable combination of Voice and Dialect skills not found in any other teacher or performer in her field. She is a formally trained and internationally recognized for her collection and research of English dialects throughout the world. She is also a highly effective teacher of voices and dialects whose work has contributed to several iconic Oscar winning performances. Finally, and perhaps most important, she is a successful working voice actress. Her contributions to several blockbuster movies and television shows are a measure of the value of her work as a performer and the quality of what she also teaches others. In short, she possesses the unparalleled knowledge of what to teach, how to teach and how to apply what was learned so her students can land and succeed in real life top-tier working situations."
--Joel Tepp, Teacher