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...

Clever Little Lies
by Joe DiPietro

Directed by
 Steven Pounders

Performance dates are January 28 - March 5, 2016
(Rehearsals begin January 4, 2016)

Circle Theatre's first show of their 35th anniversary season will be the regional premiere of Joe DiPietro's play, Clever Little LiesA mother always knows when something is wrong. When Alice notices her beloved husband Bill has returned home on edge after a tennis match with their son, she grows suspicious and springs into action. Determined to piece together the puzzle, she invites her son, Bill, Jr. , and daughter-in-law, Jane, over for drinks and dessert. Sidesplitting chaos ensues as Alice digs for the truth, resulting in even more honesty than anyone expected. Shattering and hilarious, Clever Little Lies is a story of long-term love and marriageā€¦ for betterā€¦ and for worse.

Sunday, December 13 - Beginning at 1pm
Tuesday, December 15 - Beginning at 6pm

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.
Character Descriptions:
Bill Sr.: Husband of Alice; father of Billy. Age 55 to 65. He is a businessman and a doting parent. He plays tennis on occasion and is healthy for his age.

Alice: Wife of Bill Sr.; mother of Billy. Age 55 to 65. She owns a bookstore and is also a doting parent. She goes to the gym, takes Tai Chi, and is healthy for her age.

Billy: Husband of Jane; son of Bill Sr. and Alice. Age 30 to 40. A new father. He is a businessman, extremely fit, and an obsessive gym-rat. Billy is having a secret affair with a younger woman and the affair is causing him a great deal of stress and emotional turmoil.

Jane: Wife of Billy. Age 30 to 40. A new mother. Exhausted, and considering putting off her career aspirations to be a stay-at-home mom.

Auditions for Clever Little Lies will consist of cold readings of monologues and 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