• Josh Innerst
  • Narrator
  • 15+ years in professional theatre, commercial/TV, and Voice Over. Masters of Fine Art in Classical Acting. Member of Actors Equity Association.
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Ohio, United States
  • Website: www.joshinnerst.com
  • Available for: $200-$400 PFH
Murder Mystery - Third Person - F/F Dialogue

Category : Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : German-Austrian
Vocal Style : Engaging
Performance Notes
Opening section of MURDER AT HENBIT MANOR by Micah Kafka, published by Northern Lake Audio. Establishes the pace and feel of the book as well as introducing the voices of the elderly German victim and primary suspect.

Non-Fiction - 1st Person - Military Memoir

Category : Biographies & Memoirs
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Rough/edgy
Performance Notes
General Donald V. Bennet recalls the moment his Higgins boat hits the beach at Normandy. The pace is both frantic as the action unfolds as well as nostalgic as he looks back over the years.

Non-Fiction - 3rd Person - History & Biography

Category : History
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Engaging
Performance Notes
Opening section of Love and Hate in Jamestown by David A. Price, published by Penguin Random House Audio. Establishes the pace and feel of the book as well as introducing the voices of our primary sources throughout.

Erotic - 3rd Person - M/M Dialogue

Category : Erotica
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Masculine
Performance Notes
This features the start of an MM Erotic encounter between two biker gang rivals--one an enforcer, the other an undercover cop. Solidifies the build of sexual tension and energy between the two point of views that we will follow throughout the book.

Mystery/Suspence - 3rd Person - M/M Dialogue

Category : Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-Southern
Vocal Style : Husky
Performance Notes
The opening chapter of a Southern Gothic Noir thriller. Features characters of two different social classes. Also establishes the rhythm of the text and voice of the protagonist.

Children's - Third Person - UK Character Voices

Category : Children's Audiobooks
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : British-General British
Vocal Style : Storyteller
Performance Notes
A pirate adventure story for kids in which two unwitting heroes (mice) team up with Her Majesty's Navy (Aristocratic cats) against the nefarious Sea Dogs of the Herring Bone. This scene features three different social classes.

As a professional theatre artist I have performed in various American regional theatres (see below) as well as taught both on the university and professional theatre outreach levels. I see myself continuing to develop both as an actor and educator, as well as branching out into other areas such as directing on the professional level, fight choreography, Audio book narration, and theatre management. Areas of focus include: Acting, Narration, Directing, Language Based Plays, Early Modern Theatrical Practice, Scansion & Rhetoric, Audience Studies, Music in Performance, Theatrical Combat. www.joshinnerst.com
Theatre credits include: Cleveland Play House, American Shakespeare Center, Cape Fear Regional Theatre, Utah Shakespeare Festival, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Heartland Theatre, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Bootless Stageworks, and the Greenville Shakespeare Company, where he appeared in selected roles such as Hamlet (Hamlet), Suffolk (Henry VI.i.), Gratiano (Merchant of Venice), Warwick (Henry VI.iii.) Ted (Peter & the Starcatcher), Bassanio (Merchant of Venice), Aufidius (Coriolanus), Brutus (Julius Caesar), Richard Hannay (39 Steps), Chorus (Henry V), Algernon (The Importance of Being Earnest), Dauphin (Henry V), Sergius Saranoff (Arms and the Man), Don Pedro (Much Ado), Apemantus (Timon of Athens), Agamemnon (Troilus & Cressida), Duke Senior (As You Like It), Macbeth (Macbeth), Hoss (Tooth of Crime: Second Dance), Tybalt (Romeo and Juliet), Lysander (Midsummer Night's Dream), Vershinin (Three Sisters), Friar Lawrence (Romeo and Juliet), Valmont (Les Liaisons Dangereuses), Macduff (Macbeth), Martius (Titus Andronicus), Bardolph, (Merry Wives), Caliban (Tempest), Demetrius (Midsummer Night's Dream), and the Prince (Romeo and Juliet).
"Josh Innerst, one of the most textually perceptive actors I've seen" Eric Minton, Shakespeareances.com