Louie Avila

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Best known for his portrayal of Boq in the musical WICKED, Louie has become the go-to vocal coach for singers looking to improve their vocal ability and booking potential.  Specializing in the audition process, clients consistently see results in the audition room and on stage. A healthy vocal approach in combination with authentic storytelling is applied to develop a singers’ unique potential.  Clients range from celebrity Recording Artists and Television Actors to working musical theatre performers throughout southern California. Additionally, Louie is a professional accompanist and musical director having worked with Musical Theatre West (MTW), 3D Theatricals (3DT), and Michael Donovan Casting.  A successful career in show business has paved the way to a road as an arts educator, with faculty positions at The Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA), The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA), and The Speech Level Singing Summer Intensive (SLS). Louie is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA. Among his many professional credits, some favorites include Life In Pieces (CBS), The Politician (Netflix), and Prince Chulalongkorn in The King and I (National Tour).  “The pedagog I have cultivated is through first hand knowledge from working as a professional. I understand the current industry challenges placed on the voice so there is nothing theoretical about what I teach. I give my clients a strong foundation and healthy approach which yields results.” Louie has trained extensively with vocal coach to the stars Seth Riggs. info@LAVocalStudios.com