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Joel Trill

Joel Trill

Lecturer in Voice Studies
Academic school:
Job title:
Lecturer in Voice Studies
Higher qualifications:

MFA Voice Studies (The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama), BA (Hons) Acting (Rose Buford College), Diploma Drama (Bournemouth & Poole College)

Professional organisations:
VASTA - The voice and speech trainers association


Joel has had a broad career which spans the arts and educational sectors. Training as a professional actor, he has worked  with companies that include the Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and the BBC.

He has worked with local authorities and numerous young people in difficult circumstances, in order to provide strategic support. His work with schools to provide creative and interactive learning has also be designed to enable and caregivers and family members.

He now works as a professional voice and presentation coach specialising in accent and dialect. Joel works regularly as a voice over artist in the areas of animation, corporate media and commercial projects. Joel is passionate about education.

Research and scholarly output:


Joel has written a paper on The Challenges, attitudes and assumptions of the pluralistic Voice Practitioner, 2016.