Marcus Oborn is an Australian actor, voice actor and voice & acting coach.
Marcus’ voice over work has seen him work for a broad selection of clients across the country.
With work in film, television and radio advertising, documentary narrations, e-learning materials and animations, Marcus brings a wealth of experience to any read.
With a deep, warm and resonant voice, Marcus presents his reads with a familiar warmth sure to capture the ear of any listener.
More about Marcus…
Marcus studied a Bachelor of Creative Arts, Theatre (Acting) at the University of Southern Queensland. Since then, Marcus has gone on to train with Patsy Rodenburg, the world authority on actors vocal practices, legendary Hollywood acting coach Larry Moss and British theatre icon Mike Alfreds, through 16th Street Actors Studio.
In 2019, Marcus travelled to New York to train at the Patsy Rodenburg Centre for Voice and Speech. Under the direct tutelage of Ms Rodenburg, Marcus will be one of fifty Registered Rodenburg Master Teachers globally, and the only certified practitioner in Australia.
Marcus is an Australia Council for the Arts funding recipient, through the Career Development Grant, 2019, which has supported his training with Patsy Rodenburg.
As an actor, Marcus has presented work for Opera Queensland, the Queensland Music Festival, Big Scary Animal, Room to Play Independent Theatre, Playlab, Empire Theatres Pty Ltd and Artsworx. Marcus also works as a director and producer of independent theatre across South East Queensland.
In August 2017, Marcus became Tutor in Voice/Acting at the University of Southern Queensland, in the undergraduate Bachelor of Creative Arts, and since 2020 has been Associate Lecturer in Theatre, teaching across Voice and Acting.