“Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounced it to you, trippingly on the tongue.” Hamlet, Act 3 Sc ii
Since completing her MFA in performance at the University of Washington Professional Actor Training program, Marianna has coached individuals and groups in the fields of voice, accent modification and public speaking. Her clients include various teams at Microsoft, the Archdiocese of Seattle, WeWork corporate, and the UW Law Librarianship Program to name a few. She has coached presenters at the well-known Tableau Conference, both in Seattle and on-site at the conference. Individual students include teachers, engineers, scientists, actors, librarians, medical practitioners, religious leaders, and more.
Whether coaching accent modification, voice or presentations, Marianna’s arts background informs her to approach to the work. Creativity and playfulness play a role in helping lay the foundation for success : applicable technique, solid preparation and readiness.
Read her interview in 425 Business Magazine here.
Marianna is on staff at Seattle Voice Academy.
She also coaches with Communication Power Inc.
In the theater world, Marianna coaches acting and dialect for individuals and on full productions at theaters across the region. She is the Resident Dialect Coach for Theatre22.