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Circle Theatre Awards


Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2017: Outstanding Direction: (Robin Armstrong) in Ripcord by David Lindsay-Abaire

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2017: Outstanding Performance by an Actress: (Debora Brown) in Ripcord by David Lindsay-Abaire

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2017: Outstanding Performance by an Actor: (Randy Pearlman) in Funnyman by Bruce Graham.

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2017: Special Citations (Denise Lee) for starting and hosting Community Conversation around DFW and Circle.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Top 5 Shows of 2016" - Funnyman (#2 - Punch Shaw); Under the Skin (Honorable Mention - Mark Lowry)

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best of 2016" - Best Female Actor (Lisa Fairchild, Lauren Ferebee and Liz J. Millea in The Taming)

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2016: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble: Under the Skin, by Michael Hollinger

The Column's Best of Theatre 2015 (Critic Charlie Bowels): My Name is Asher Lev (Best Drama); Dana Schultes (Best Actress in a Drama - Other Desert Cities)

The Column's Best of Theatre 2015 (Critic LK Fletcher): Nate Davis (Best Actor in a Play - I and You)
 
The Column's Best of Theatre 2015 (Critic Carol Rice): Richard Stubblefield (Best Featured Actor in a Play - Lovers and Executioners); Richard Frolich (Beset Sound Design - Lovers and Executioners)

The Column's Best of Theatre 2015 (Critic Joel Taylor): Lovers and Executioners (Best Play); Amber Marie Flores (Best Female Lead - Lovers and Executioners); Suzanna Catherine Fox (Best Female Lead - Lovers and Executioners)

2015 BroadwayWorld Dallas Awards - Best Supporting Actor in a Play - David Coffee for My Name is Asher Lev

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Top 5 Shows of 2015" - Other Desert Cities (#1 - Punch Shaw); I and You (Honorable Mention - Mark Lowry); Mass Appeal (Honorable Mention - Punch Shaw)

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2015: Outstanding Achievement in Design or Creative Contribution (Robin Armstrong for her fight choreography in Lovers and Executioners)

The Column Awards - 2015 Best Musical (Equity) - Fellowship! The Musical Parody of the Lord of the Rings

The Column Awards - 2015 Best Musical Direction in a Musical (Equity) - Kristin Spires for Fellowship! The Musical Parody of the Lord of the Rings

The Column Awards - 2015 Best Supporting Actor in a Musical (Equity) - Ben Phillips for Fellowship! The Musical Parody of the Lord of the Rings

The Column Awards - 2015 Best Sound Design for a Musical (Equity) - Allen Simpson for Fellowship! The Musical Parody of the Lord of the Rings

The Column Awards - 2015 Best Supporting Actor in a Play (Equity) - Ben Phillips for Hope and Gravity

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Critics' picks for the 10 best theater productions in 2014" - (The Other PlaceFellowship! The Musical Parody of the Lord of the Rings, Hope & Gravity)

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best of 2014" - Best Female Actor (Julienne Greer in The Other Place)

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2014: Outstanding Performance by an Actress (Allison Pistorius for Venus in Fur)

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Critics’ picks for the 10 best theater productions in 2013" - (Exit, Pursued by a Bear, God of Carnage)  

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best of 2013" - Best  Production Staged by a Local Theatre (A Bright New Boise

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best Of 2012" - Best Male Actor (Steven Pounders in Mistakes Were Made)

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best Of 2012" - Best Production Staged by a Local Theatre (Seven in One Blow)

The Column Awards - 2012 Best Supporting Actor in a Play (Equity) - Brad Stephens in Seven in One Blow

The Column Awards - 2012 Best Scenic Design of a Play (Equity) - Clare Floyd DeVries for Boeing-Boeing

The Column Awards - 2012 Best Sound Design of a Play (Equity) - David H. M. Lambert for Boeing-Boeing

Fort Worth, Texas: The Magazine - "Best of 2011: Best Small Theatre"

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best Of 2010" - Best Production Staged by a Local Theatre (Opus)

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best Of 2010" - Best Director of a Local Theatre Production (Alan Shorter for Opus)

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2009-2010 Outstanding Director (Alan Shorter for Opus and Robin Armstrong for Bach at Leipzig), Outstanding Performance by an Actor (Regan Adair for Something Intangible), Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble Cast (Opus and Bach at Leipzig), Outstanding Creative Contribution (Robin Armstrong for Bach at Leipzig

Fort Worth Weekly - "Best Of 2007" - Best Production (According to Goldman)

Dallas-Fort Worth Theatre Critics Forum - 2006-2007 Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble - From Door to Door

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Best Theatre Productions of 2004" - A Moon for the Misbegotten, God's Man in Texas, Talley's Folly

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Best of 2001" - Best Theatre Company, Best Local Actress (Nicole Case), and Best Director (Susan Sargeant

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Best of Theatre 2000" - Seascape, and The Last Night of Ballyhoo

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - "Best of Tarrant 2000: Live Local Staged Production" - The Woman in Black

Dallas Morning News - "Top Ten Productions: 1999" - A Delicate Balance