About Ingrid Gray BA MAVS
Voice, Speech and Accent Coach
Ingrid Gray Voice specialises in
- Clarity of Communication
- Pronunciation/accent reduction
- Presentation skills
- Interview technique
- Vocal technique
- Accents for actors
- Voice Over Actors
Ingrid Gray graduated from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama with an MA in Voice Studies in 2005 and works as a voice and accent coach in the UK and internationally specialising in vocal technique, accent work as well as presentation skills, training and interview techniques.
Initially training as an actor Ingrid continued to develop her skills and experience working in post-production and voiceover sessions in recording studios for TV advertising and feature films and now coaches professionals in the corporate sector at senior level developing confidence, vocal power and clarity in communication. Ingrid works intuitively with each client’s needs and offers bespoke training to encourage natural development, insight and reinforced confidence.
Ingrid works as a lecturer BA and MA courses at ArtsEd as well as teaching short courses and business training courses for Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and pronunciation training London School of English. Previous lecturer roles include Drama Studio, RCSSD, East15, Italia Conti and The Laban Institute.
Sessions involve practical exercises, role-play and developmental feedback using vocal techniques and practices to develop clients’ communication skills. To achieve the best results for clients the focus of sessions is on relaxation, posture work, agility of the articulation muscles as well as breath technique. Pace of speech, stress and intonation, eye contact and body language are at the heart of her approach to training.
Ingrid works as a vocal coach for BAFTA nominated actor Johnny Harris (‘Monsters The Dark Continent’, Vertigo Films and Sky Atlantic TV series ‘Fortitude’), Jo Hartley (‘Eddie the Eagle’ and David Brent ‘Life on the Road’) and Irish actor Charlotte Peters (Pound of Flesh).
Ingrid is also a professional singer with the Mike King Collective.