DIALECT COACH

Everyone at MGM is very happy…thanks for the great work on Fargo…the cast relied on you and trusted your instruction: no one could do it better.
– Kim Todd, Producer Fargo

Tony is the most sought after dialect coach in Vancouver and has worked with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, including Oscar-Winners Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton.

 

 

Tony works with actors to improve their:

  • Standard American English
  • Canadian Dialect Reduction
  • U.S. Regionalisms
  • Various European, Middle Eastern & Asian accents

 

Tony Alcantar has a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Acting and Theatre from Chicago’s Roosevelt University, studying under Chicago’s premiere dialect coach Belinda Bremmer.

His post-graduate training includes an extensive knowledge and practice of the Middle Eastern, Asian, Russian, French, German, Spanish and Yiddish accents as well as the English dialects of Cockney, Standard British, Scottish, Irish, New York, American East Coast, Chicago, Midwest, and Southern.

To view his full IMDB list, click here: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0017167/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1
(To view the dialect credits, scroll down to “Miscellaneous Crew”)

 

CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

Tony frequently teaches dialect classes and workshops. You can register for a class HERE and check out Tony’s CALENDAR for any upcoming workshops.

 

ONE-ON-ONE COACHING

In addition to classes, Tony offers one-on-one coaching for actors preparing for an audition or preparing for a role that has been booked. For more details, and to purchase a 1:1 session, you can go HERE.

 

 

If you are a producer, you can email Tony at tonyalcantar@icloud.com or call him at 604.418.1192.

If you are an actor, you can contact his assistant Claire at info@tonyalcantardialect.com or call 778.773.1402.

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