Theatre Arlington


Smoke & Mirrors
by Will Osborne and Anthony Herrera
directed by Carol M. Rice


Saturday, March 3 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Sunday, March 4 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Appointments are required.  For an appointment time, please email

Auditions will be at Rover Dramawerks, located at 221 W. Parker Road, Suite 580 in Plano, at the northwest corner of 75 and Parker Rd. in the Ruisseau Village Shopping Center. 

Brief Synopsis:
Power hungry film producer-director Hamilton Orr has lured his timid screenwriter Clark into a scheme to get rid of the insufferable star of their multi-million dollar movie. But no one on this isolated island is what they appear to be and twists and turns abound as the talkative local sheriff unearths one surprise after another.

Roles available for 5 actors: 3-4 men, 1-2 women 
HAMILTON ORR: Male, 20s-50s, an overly confident Hollywood producer/director.

BARBARA ORR: Female, 20s-50s, a publicist and Hamilton’s wife; also had an affair with Clark.

CLARK ROBINSON: Male, 20s-50s, a timid screenwriter.

DEREK COBURN: Male, 20s-50s, an obnoxious film star.

LEROY (or LORETTA) P. LUMPKIN: Male or Female, 20s-50s, the annoying Sheriff.

All roles are available.

Other information:
- Email for an appointment time, and access to a script will be made available to you. Be familiar with the script before coming to auditions.
- Please prepare a one-minute, memorized, comedic monologue.
- Be prepared to read scenes from the script. 
- Please bring a resume and head shot.
- References may be required.
- Actors and technicians will receive stipends.
- Rehearsals will be in Plano starting around the week of April 2. Exact rehearsal schedule TBA but all conflicts must be noted at time of audition.
- Please visit the website at or call (972) 849-0358 for more information.  

Smoke & Mirrors will run May 10-26, 2018 at Rover Dramawerks - 221 W. Parker Rd., Suite 580, Plano 75023.