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  Voice Acting : The Basics   Voice acting is not voice “performing” or voice “showing off” -  it's Acting.  The first thing that you want to know about acting is that Acting is in your choices. “Your acting is in your choices” is what my teachers always said. Voice acting is just acting with your voice. What it does mean is that you are making specific choices. By specific, I do not mean acting “in general”. WHO are you talking to, who are you and where are you in the given situation. Voice acting differs from onstage and in television or in film obviously because you cannot see the person acting but the voice carries so much in terms of nuance and the voice does not lie.‬ The students that I have always laugh when they know that I can pick out the times that they are not making specific choices. They will...