Anne-Marie Speed



Anne-Marie Speed is one of the UK’s leading vocal coaches, specializing in speaking, singing and accent work. She has been the dedicated vocal coach on dozens of West End shows including An American in Paris, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Man of la Mancha, and many movies including Beauty and the Beast as well as the forthcoming new film of Cinderella. She is also an Estill Mentor and Course Instructor with Service Distinction, Advanced Testing Privileges and received the Estill Lifetime Achievement Award in 2019. For more information about Anne-Marie, visit


Join premiere vocal coach Anne-Marie Speed during Summer PATA Virtual Workshop Week 2020 for a short course learning the basics of approaching a Standard British accent for performance, film, theatre, or TV.
During this workshop, you will:
  • Learn what Standard British is
  • Learn the key differences between Standard British and American English
  • Learn the defining features of Standard British
  • Find your rhythm
  • Practice sentences
  • Q&As