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Voice and acting coach Patsy Rodenburg

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Voice and acting coach Patsy Rodenburg

Voice and acting coach Patsy Rodenburg

Voice and acting coach Patsy Rodenburg

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Rodenburg's worked with some of the world’s leading English-speaking actors, including Judi Dench, Daniel Day-Lewis, Maggie Smith and Nicole Kidman. Rodenburg is the director of voice at London’s National Theatre and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She’s the author of the books Speaking Shakespeare (Palgrave Miacmillan) and The Actor Speaks: Voice and the Performer. This story first aired Sept. 9, 2002.