Circle Theatre
Circle Theatre's mission is the advocacy of contemporary plays rarely seen in our community. We are committed to presenting professional, innovative theatre in an intimate setting.


Circle Theatre announces auditions for...

My Name is Asher Lev 

by Aaron Posner

Directed by Harry Parker

Performance dates are January 29 - March 7 
(Rehearsals begin January 5th, 2015)

 Circle Theatre kicks off its 34th season with the local premiere of My Name Is Asher Lev, a beautiful and moving stage adaptation of Chaim Potok's beloved 1972 book. Set in post-war Brooklyn, the story revolves around a young art prodigy who must reconcile his passion for painting with his life as a young Hasidic Jew. When Asher's breakout piece causes controversy, he must decide whether to be true to himself or appease his family and community.

Sunday, November 2 - Beginning at 2pm
Monday, November 3- Beginning at 6pm

Sunday, November 9 - Beginning at 2pm

Equity and Non-Equity roles are available.
Circle Theatre is a member of the Equity Membership Candidacy program.
Housing and transportation are not provided for out of town hires.

Asher Lev (Male: 20's-30ish): 
Narrator, Plays Asher at ages 6,7,10,12,13,18, and 25
The Woman (30's - 40's):
   Rivkeh (Riv) Lev, Asher's mother
   Anna Schaeffer

The character who plays the roles of Aryeh (Ari) Lev, Asher's father, Uncle Yitzchok (Yitz), Rebbe, and Jacob Kahn has been cast.

Auditions for My Name is Asher Lev will consist of cold readings of sides from the script. 
Perusal copies are available at Circle Theatre and at S.T.A.G.E. (for members only).

Auditions will be held at:
Circle Theatre
230 West Fourth Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

You may also call Circle Theatre's office to schedule your appointment.
Office Hours: 12pm - 5pm, Tuesday-Friday - 817.877.3040
If you are interested in these or any future roles at Circle Theatre, please complete our online Actor Questionnaire by CLICKING HERE. We also request that you send a digital copy of your headshot and a PDF of your resume to