Dicle Ozcer

Dicle Ozcer (Deej-lay) was born and raised in Ankara, Turkey. She moved to Los Angeles to fulfill her dream of becoming an actress and got her BFA Degree in Acting from American Musical and Dramatic Academy. From immersive theatre...
Carlin Power is a writer from the creative writing program at UNC Chapel Hill, NC. He is thankful to Chad Neace and Santa Monica Theatre for creating such a cool venue!
Cynthia Faith Arsenault is a psychologist by day and playwright by night. Having been a therapist for forty years, she has observed how people approach life dilemmas and the diverse voices they use to express their unique experiences. Playwriting as an...
Brandon Cahela grew up in Tampa, Florida. He graduated from Florida State University in 2009 where he majored in Creative Writing and Film. His play 'Excursions' was published and performed in 2013 at Theatre Odyssey in Sarasota, FL. In September of 2013, Brandon...
Stacia Roybal graduated with her degree in Music Theatre from the University of Central Oklahoma. Since living in Los Angeles she has enjoyed all aspects of film making. She is involved in an international film Breathe Easy set to...
A writer for film, television, and stage, Douglas Stark recently premiered "You Could Be Here Now" with Santa Monica Theater.  Last year, Stark's play "A Better You" premiered at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.  Currently finishing the fourth play in...
Patrick Gilfillan is a screenwriter and director in Santa Monica. His film credits include LILA & EVE, starring Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez, which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. He has written other motion picture scripts for...

Chad Neace

  Mr. Neace is the Founder of Santa Monica Theatre (SMT) and looking forward to showcasing his art/talent to the community of Santa Monica.  Chad accredits his talents to his tenacity, public schooling teachers, and  personal success/failures.  A resident of Cincinnati, OH until...
Steven has written several short films, including the screenplay for "Bohemian Spirit", which won "Outstanding Screen Story" at the 2016 Zed Fest Film Festival. His full length theatre play "Justice Towers" was published by Roister Doister Publishing in April...