American Players Theatre
5950 Golf Course Road
P.O. Box 819
Spring Green, WI 53588
Box Office: 608-588-2361
Voice & Text Coach, A Phoenix Too Frequent
Ursula has had the privilege of studying voice with Cicily Berry, Patsy Rodenburg, Andrew Wade, Arthur Lessac and is a designated Linklater teacher. She graduated with distinction from the Advanced Voice Studies Program at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London under David Carey. She taught Voice/ Speech/Accents and Text at U.C. Santa Barbara, U.C. Santa Cruz, University of Washington, and four years as the primary voice teacher at the Yale School of Drama. Regional: Guthrie Theatre, South Coast Repertory Theatre, Yale Repertory Theatre, La Jolla, the Old Globe in San Diego, the Shakespeare Theatre Company in DC, and the Idaho, Santa Cruz, Utah, and Oregon Shakespeare Festivals where she has been working off and on since 1985. Acting credits include: the Oregon
Shakespeare Festival, A.C.T. Seattle, the Seattle Rep, the Milwaukee Rep, and the La Jolla. She is a member of the Voice and Speech Trainer’s Association where she was recently a board member and is currently sponsoring its new Mentorship Initiative. In 2007, she was a recipient of UCSD’s Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award.