Jo Jo and the Black Lamb

Category : Kids
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Engaging
Performance Notes
Taken from the James Lawless children's book, "The Adventures of Jo Jo," this segment tells the story of Jo Jo's encounter with a beautiful black lamb. The excerpt, like the original, has background music attached.

Henry V

Category : Classics
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Melodramatic
Performance Notes
This section is the opening Chorus from William Shakespeare's "Henry V." In the Bard's time, the Chorus was a role often provided to introduce the audience to specific elements and keep them updated, in cases of complex plots (and because the audience may not have been paying attention). Think of the Chorus as a Cliff Note's version of Shakespearean story-telling. This is an example of a Melodramatic presentation.

House of Spies

Category : Mysteries & Thrillers
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Articulate
Performance Notes
Taken from critically acclaimed novelist Daniel Silva, this segment from the novel "House of Spies" describes in detail the world of Gabriel Allon.

Amplify Your Value: Leading IT With Strategic Vision

Category : Business
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Articulate
Performance Notes
This sample, from the book "Amplify Your Value: Leading IT With Strategic Vision", from MIS Expert and consultant Jeff Ton, details the steps taken to align the company's technology strategy with its business strategy. It talks, matter-of-fact, on how methodically elements were brought together to yield a desired outcome.

The Little Prince, by French writer and pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Category : Kids
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : British-General British
Vocal Style : Youthful
Performance Notes
This section, taken from the well-loved book The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, touches on the author's sentiment that being grown up was over-rated and missed out on all the important things a child with an imaginantion can readily see. It is read with a fun, light air, and the slightest of British accents.

If You Build It by Dwier Brown

Category : Bios & Memoirs
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Inspirational
Performance Notes
This section, taken from Dwier Brown's acclaimed story "If You Build It," is an introspective piece. Dwier Brown, who played Ray Kinsella's dad (portrayed by Kevin Costner in 'Field of Dreams"), John Kinsella, wrote this book in response to the positive impact his role in this film had on the fans of the movie, and on him. It is told in an inspirational style.

Instructional on Brake Work

Category : Science & Technology
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Straightforward
Performance Notes
This sample provides an example of instructional or white paper information. It is provided in a matter-of-fact, step-by-step progressive.

Motel Chronicles by Sam Shepherd

Category : Bios & Memoirs
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Reverent
Performance Notes
This sample, taken from the late, great playwright, actor and author Sam Shepherd, comes from his book "Motel Chronicles." It provides an example of descriptive narrative.

Shoeless Joe by W.P. Kinsella

Category : Fiction
Language : English
Gender : Male
Accent : American-General American
Vocal Style : Storyteller
Performance Notes
Here is a sample from "Shoeless Joe", the ageless classic about relationships and baseball. Here you will find an example of dialogue between "Moonlight" Graham and Ray Kinsella.

My theatre, film, television, live show, radio and voice over experience spans over 3 decades and include work as an actor, stuntman, director, producer, on-air host, coordinator and writer. I am, in addition to my audio work, a published author, having penned "Oaken Rings" and "Confessions of a Transylvanian," the latter written with my friend Kevin Theis. These titles are available wherever truly interesting books are sold. I provide, in addition to a general American accent, regional southern, English, and others to the degree of believability necessary for your project.
My theatre, film, television, live show, radio and voice over experience spans over 3 decades and include work as an actor, stuntman, director, producer, on-air host, coordinator and writer. Acting and production credits can be found at www.ronfoxmedia.com , www.sagaftra.org/iactor/RonaldFox , and also at www.imdb.com .
Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick, among a phalanx of adoring RHPS fans, both offer high praise to Kevin Theis and me for our non-fiction coming-of-age book, "Confessions of a Transylvanian." Excerpts from both reviews have been affixed to the cover of our third printing of the book.

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