Joanna Weir Ouston

Joanna Weir Ouston is a voice, text and dialect coach of international repute.  She is Head of Voice at the Oxford School of Drama, a guest lecturer on the MA in Voice Studies programme at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, and teaches on the Florida State University London programme.

Joanna also works as a voice coach for theatre and film/television, and does one-to-one coaching with actors and business people.  Through her management training company, Vocal Profile, she runs courses and does individual coaching for many blue chip companies and non-profit organisations, including the BBC.

A Designated Linklater teacher since 1991, Joanna has taught voice and text for over twenty years in the UK, Australia and the USA.  She also works as a director, actress and writer, and is regularly invited to lead workshops and speak at conferences in the UK and internationally.

She is based in London and Buckinghamshire.