Profile

The 2018 Audiobook Narrator of the Year and winner of the 2017 Best Female Narrator Audie Award, Tavia Gilbert is a producer, writer, and acclaimed narrator of more than 600 full-cast and multi-voice audiobooks for virtually every publisher in the industry. She is the producer of several nonfiction podcasts with a global audience and is currently developing a scripted fiction podcast, The Abels, in collaboration with the BBC.

She is a 10-time Audie nominee, three-time nominee and one-time winner of Voice Arts Awards, and the recipient of more than 20 Earphones Awards, a ListenUp Award, and three Parent’s Choice Awards. She is a trusted and sought-after actress for work across every genre, from children’s and YA, to literary fiction, non-fiction, and genre fiction. Audible named her a Genre-Defining Narrator: Master of Memoir, and Library Journal has written of this highly acclaimed actress that she is “as close as you can get to a full cast narration with a solo voice.”

Tavia earned a BFA in Acting from Cornish College of the Arts, studied audio documentary storytelling at the Salt Institute, and holds an MFA in Creative Non-fiction from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She is a popular guest lecturer on writing and performance at the college level.

Education

MFA - Writing | Vermont College of Fine Arts
BFA - Acting | Cornish College of the Arts
Certificate in Documentary Radio Production | Salt Institute