Assigned Sides with Dani Markowitz

Casting Access


Assigned Sides with Dani Markowitz

Monday, April 15, 2024

Begins at 3:00 PM PDT | 6:00 PM EDT
Check-in begins at: 2:55 PM PDT | 5:55 PM EDT

3 Hours

Thursday, April 11, 2024


This class will include a Q&A with New York based Casting Professional, Dani Markowitz, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will prepare and perform a scene from film or television.  Sides will be assigned by the casting director ahead of class. Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


Dani Markowitz (she/her) is a casting professional who has worked in network television, film, and theatre casting. Recent credits include Fantasmas (upcoming -HBO), Pachinko (upcoming second season - Apple TV+), and Contraband (HBO - pilot). Dani previously worked for several years in the casting department for a major television network with a focus on series regular and major recurring roles. Dani started her career as the Casting Associate for Olney Theatre Center in the Washington, D.C. region and is currently working part-time for New York Theatre Workshop. Prior to her network casting experience, Dani worked at Innovative Artists Agency in their talent & comedy departments, giving her a unique perspective on both talent representation and casting.


You must have completed a Casting Access Application prior to registering for this class.

All members must show a valid SAG-AFTRA card when they check in for the class.  No admittance will be granted without your current card or receipt.

NO LATE ARRIVALS are admitted. Only those participants who have received a telephoned or e-mailed confirmation message from staff will be admitted to the session. Waitlisted individuals who have not received such confirmation will not be admitted at the door. Please do not show up if you have not been explicitly confirmed as RSVPed.

Cancellations are required by midnight the night before a class. Cancellation can only be made via the website. You cannot cancel your RSVP via email or phone.  Those who have been seated by the start date are expected to comply. You must cancel your reservation before the start date if you cannot comply, or you will face a six month ineligibility period.  DO NOT BE LATE.  Check-in begins 15 minutes to the class start time.  If you arrive after the start time, you will not be admitted and it will be counted as a no-show.

Please note that the 30-day frequency restriction applies to this workshop. Your last frequency-restricted workshop must have taken place no less than 30 (thirty) days prior to this event to be eligible to register

This program is for educational purposes only.