It All Started with a Promise to Our Acting Students;

"You will not be using scenes already branded by other actors from TV or Film.
We will custom-write all your scenes, sides, and monologues!"

David Dalton
MockSides: Writer, Audition Coach and Casting Director
MockSides writer DavidDavid has 35 years of Improv, acting and coaching experience, working in the Chicago, Denver, and Los Angeles markets. David had landed roles in over 70 plays, 50 commercials and several TV episodes. His TV credits include Friends, Diagnosis Murder, The Journey of Allen Strange, and Easy Money. In addition to his TV credits, David worked along side Dennis Hopper and Nathan Lane in the feature film Swing Vote. While in Denver, David worked with his current writing partner, Chad, in casting before opening their own casting office. He is an expert in Suggestibility (unconscious learning) and holds several certifications in Behavioral Therapy and Counseling.  His combined expertise has brought him to develop  S.M.T. (Somatic Memorization Technique TM ).
Chad Schnackel
MockSides Writer, Acting Coach, and Director
MockSides Writer ChadChad has worked in the entertainment industry for nearly 30 years as an actor, director, producer, and writer. He received his BFA in Film Production with an emphasis writing and directing from the University of Colorado at Denver. Chad also executive produced a feature film in 1998 and produced/directed more than 20 short films and featurettes.  His short film, “The Interrogation”, won Best Creative Short at the New York Film and Video Festival. As a Casting Director, he has cast hundreds local, regional, and national commercials. As an acting coach, Chad brings a unique filmmaking perspective into the actors craft. Chad also helped David in the development of S.M.T. process and designed its Scene Study Guide.



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