“The amazing Ronnie Butler who poured his heart and soul into helping us improve our skills.” - Machelle W.
“Ron walked me into the business step by step and continues to be the most integral part of my audiobook career strategy: just do what Ron tells you to do.” - Christopher C.
Narration is storytelling, and my goal is to help you expand, hone, and market your unique, inner storyteller. But success isn’t just about skills - it’s also about mindset. I have a comprehensive approach: a combination of performance training, business strategy, and life-coaching, that’s geared to performers looking to break into the audiobook narration business or level-up their narration career.
One on One: Hourly private coaching. (Email for scheduling and rates).
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Audiobook Narration 101 - A one-day intensive workshop offering the performance and marketing tools needed to break into the audiobook business. Book this workshop for your acting or voice-over training studio.
VO Dojo - November 2, 2019, Los Angeles. 10am - 6pm.
Narration Vacation Workshop - Bahamas, Summer 2020. A five day immersive narration workshop set in the idyllic Bahamas. (More info here.)
"Saturday’s class “Building A Bigger Audio-book Business” with @RonnieButler was compelling and full of invaluable information. Thank you Ronnie!”
-Sally Clawson, Voice One, San Francisco
“I continue to be amazed at the generosity of the presenters… Like the amazing Ronnie Butler who poured his heart and soul into helping us improve our skills.”
“I had been doing professional v.o. for 20+ years when I first approached Ron about narrating audiobooks. I only wish I had done it sooner. He walked me into the business step by step and continues to be the most integral part of my audiobook career strategy: “Just do what Ron tells you to do.”
"There were a lot of working V.O. pros that night who had not yet experienced working on audio-books… Ronnie inspired each of them, guiding them easily and effortless through the adjustments required to allow the skills and talents to shine through in this medium… showing each person where they had instinctive abilities and where they could improve. He encouragingly laid out both the not-for-the-faint-of -heart realities and the tremendously rewarding possibilities of working on audio-books."
-Tish Hicks, The VO Dojo, San Francisco
VO Dojo, Los Angeles, May 2019 - One Day Intensive
Voice One, San Francisco, May 2019 - Intro to Narration
VO Atlanta, March 2019 - Make A Great Demo Reel, and Narrating Non-Fiction
PACE University - 2017 to Present. Adjunct Faculty. Acting for multi-camera comedy; and The Business of Acting.
AMDA College & Conservatory (American Musical and Dramatic Academy) - 2015 to 2017. Faculty. The Business of Acting.
PACE University in LA/CTCA - 2014 to 2016. Guest Lecturer. “After You Book The Job" (custom lecture/presentation).
AIPA (Australian Institute for Performing Arts) - 2013-2014. LA Guest Faculty. Scene Study and script analysis.
Atlantic Acting School LA - 2011. Faculty. Scene study for multi-camera; physical comedy technique.
NYU/Atlantic Theater Studio - 1994 to 2000. Full-time faculty. Acting technique, repetition, and script analysis.