Professional Work

Shane Ann YountsShane Ann Younts has served as Voice Consultant and Dialect Coach for Broadway and Off-Broadway productions as well as Regional Theatres.


Off-Broadway and Regional Theatres:

  • Cyrano
    The Miracle Worker
    Storefront Church
    Stunning
    Timon of Athens
    Luck of the Irish
    Macbeth
  • Hamlet
    Measure for Measure
    Edward II
    The Duchess of Malfi
    1776
    The Skin of Our Teeth
    Songbird

She has also served as a voice and speech consultant/dialect coach at Theatre for a New Audience, Two River Theater, Westport Country Playhouse, The Public Theater, The Red Bull TheaterSecond Stage Theatre, Lincoln Center 3, The Drama Department, The Vineyard Theatre and The Pearl Theatre.


Shane Ann has taught at:

  • The Public Theater’s Summer Shakespeare Lab
  • The Guthrie Experience
  • The Sedona Shakespeare Institute
  • The Juilliard School (Drama Division),
  • The American Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • NYU’s Undergraduate Drama in The Classical Studio


Shane Ann Younts is co-author with Louis Scheeder of “All the Words on Stage, A Complete Pronunciation Dictionary for the Plays of William Shakespeare”.

Shane Ann and Louis have created a unique Audio Pronunciation App. It includes the pronunciation of over 5000 words in Shakespeare's plays.  It is designed for actors, directors, students, professors, theater arts classes or anyone who studies the plays of William Shakespeare. 

Visit our official website to learn more about this app.