People

Dr Tara McAllister-Viel

Lecturer (R) (Theatre)
East 15 Acting School
Dr Tara McAllister-Viel
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 2085 088424

  • Location

    3rd GB, Loughton Campus

  • Academic support hours

    I teach 16 hours a week with additional hours supervising voice team, teaching placements, rehearsal and production support

Research and professional activities

Conferences and presentations

Key Note Speaker

Invited presentation, Keynote presentation, Breath use in Singing and Speaking, The Korean Association for Voice of Performing Arts 2nd symposium, 4/2015

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Voice for Theatre Arts (EA006)

  • Voice I (EA135)

Publications

Journal articles (6)

McAllister-Viel, T., (2015). The Role of Breath in Training Actors' Voices: contemporary approaches in US and UK acting conservatoires. The Korean Association for Voice in Performing Arts Journal. 2 (April 2015)

McAllister-Viel, T., (2009). Voicing Culture: Training Korean Actors' Voices through the Namdaemun Market Projects. Modern Drama. 52 (4), 426-448

McAllister-Viel, T., (2009). (Re)considering the Role of Breath in Training Actors' Voices: Insights from Dahnjeon Breathing and the Phenomena of Breath. Theatre Topics. 19 (2), 165-180

McAllister-Viel, T., (2007). Speaking with an international voice?. Contemporary Theatre Review. 17 (1), 97-106

McAllister-Viel, T., (2007). Peer Reviewed Article Casting Perceptions: The Performance of Gender as a Career Strategy. Voice and Speech Review. 5 (1), 216-223

McAllister-Viel, T., (2001). Peer-reviewed Article A Cross-Cultural Examination of Breath and Sound Production in Pansori. Voice and Speech Review. 2 (1), 297-311

Books (1)

McAllister-Viel, T., (2018). Training Actors' Voices Towards an Intercultural/Interdisciplinary Approach. Routledge. 1138088692. 9781138088696

Book chapters (4)

McAllister-Viel, T., (2019). The Role of 'Presence' in Training Actors' Voices. In: Intercultural Acting and Actor Training. Editors: Kapur, A., Sasitharan, T. and Zarrilli, P., . Routledge. 438- 452

McAllister-Viel, T., (2019). Transmitting voice pedagogy through different embodiment traditions: Interweaving Korean P'ansori and Western Voice Training Modes in Contemporary Acting Conservatoires. In: Theatrical Speech-Acts. Editors: Fisher-Lichte, E. and Jost, T., . Routledge

McAllister-Viel, T., (2015). Training Actors' Voices: Towards an Intercultural/Interdisciplinary approach. In: Voice Studies Critical Approaches to Process, Performance and Experience. Editors: Thomaidis, K. and Macpherson, B., . Routledge. 1138809357. 9781138809352

McAllister-Viel, T., (2009). Dahnjeon Breathing. In: Breath in Action. Editors: Boston, J. and Cook, R., . Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 978-1-84310-942-6

Contact

tamcal@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 2085 088424

Location:

3rd GB, Loughton Campus

Academic support hours:

I teach 16 hours a week with additional hours supervising voice team, teaching placements, rehearsal and production support