ON RESOLUTIONS BY JOHNNY HELLER  Jan. 2, 2107 Welcome to a brand spanking new year! Full of possibilities and dreams and hopes.  Of course, the year is new but it’s still the same old you so if anything is going to change, it’s going to have to come from you. The calendar is pretty […]

FOR THE HELL OF IT   VOL. 8 NO. 6 ON LEARNING THE CRAFT By Johnny Heller   Dec. 18, 2016 Since my last blog was a less than loving goodbye to the year 2016, I thought it in the best interest of my reading public to return to a blog that is more voice-over centric. So […]

FOR THE HELL OF IT VOL. 8 NO. 3 SEPT. 20, 2016 THE DANGEROUS BUSINESS OF AUDIOBOOK NARRATION By Johnny Heller Kafer. Kafer Brick. That would be my name if I was just starting out in the business today.  (I might still use it if anyone ever wants me to do a dirty book where […]

APAC, WORKSHOPS, PARTIES AND HOT DOGS! BY JOHNNY HELLER CHICAGO, IL MAY 2016…. First, I apologize for not having written in quite some time. I’ve been busy – sure – but who hasn’t?  If I’m going to write a blog then I need to write a blog! No more dilly-dallying. Well that’s enough for today… […]

So you want to be/are/have asserted that you are — an actor. Something you’ve always wanted to be. A life-long dream. Yet you wonder about the value of classes. Should you take them? What sort? You’re already pretty damn good – I mean, how much better can you be? I’m going to go out on […]

by Johnny Heller 6/9/14 AFTER APAC – NOW WHAT? You came to New York City. You saw the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and paid $15 for eggs and toast. You watched people jostle each other for the privilege of standing in the front of the queue waiting to cross a street. You […]

FOR THE HELL OF IT  VOL 5 NO. 2 by Johnny Heller November 4, 2013 NOTES: As For the Hell of It continues on my new site, I’ll be using some material that I wrote earlier but didn’t publish.  I’ll do this for crazy news stories like those featured in this issue. (For the Hell […]

FOR THE HELL OF IT   VOL 5 NO. 1 For The Hell of It returns to open my new JohnnyHeller.com website.  For the Hell of It will still be featured and linked to and inseparable  from AbbreviatedAudio.com  which is undergoing its own facelift.   A cartoon will still be a feature of For The Hell of […]