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Lynn Watson
Email
jwatson@umbc.edu
Primary Professional Affiliation/Institution
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250
Primary Affiliation Title/Rank
Professor
Secondary Professional Affiliation/Institution
Secondary Affiliation Title/Rank
Degrees
MFA, Drama-Acting, UC-Irvine
BFA, Theatre-Acting, Ohio U.
Training
Fitzmaurice Voicework (Master Teacher) - Catherine Fitzmaurice
Voice, Speech, Accent/Dialect, Text - Dudley Knight
Acting-Wynn Handman, Robert Cohen, Robert L. Hobbs
Suzuki, UC-Irvine
Stage Combat, UC-Irvine; Ohio U.
Lessac, Ohio U
Selected Work Experience
Arena Stage, Center Stage, Kennedy Center, Ford's Theatre, Signature Theatre, Round House, Olney, Maryland Stage Company--DC area; South Coast Rep, A.C.T.-San Francisco, Mark Taper--regional.
Areas of Specialization
Accents/dialects, vocal production, speech, text direction/coaching, presentation skills & pronunciation/accent consulting. Acting--teaching and coaching.
Professional Organizations
VASTA-President (2014-2016); Board of Directors (2009-2012)
AEA
SAG-AFTRA
Selected Publications
JOURNAL OF VOICE
"Pilot Study of Fitzmaurice Voicework®," Lynn Watson & Sadhana Nayak (Nov 2015).

VOICE AND SPEECH REVIEW
Author: "Fitzmaurice Voicework®: Theory, Practice, and Related Research," Lynn Watson & Sadhana Nayak (2014).
Assoc. Editor-in-Chief: _A World of Voice_ (2011).
Assoc. Editor: Pronunciation, Phonetics, Linguistics, Dialect/Accent Studies -
_The Moving Voice_ (2009), _Voice and Gender_ (2007).
Author: "The Theatre Vocal Director in the U.S. and England" (2005) in _Shakespeare Around the Globe_ ; Performance review of _Old Money_, by Wendy Wasserstein, Lincoln Center, New York with accompanying interview with Mark Harelik (2001) in _The Voice in Violence_.

IDEA (International Dialects of English Archive)

VOICE & SPEECH WORKOUT

ACTING NOW - online magazine
"Actor and Vocal Director" (2004)
(Out of publication. Contact me for article copy.)
Institution
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Website
www.lynnwatsonvoice.com