KASEY FOSTER

KASEY FOSTER

Ensemble Member

Since 2017

Kasey Foster is a performer, producer, choreographer, singer, and puppeteer. She is an Ensemble Member at Lookingglass Theatre, where she most recently performed in The Steadfast Tin Soldier (Ballerina). Other Lookingglass roles include: The Little Prince (Fox), Moby Dick (Fate/Sea), Treasure Island (Mrs. Hawkins/George Merry), and 20,000 Leagues Under the Seas (Professor Morgan Aronnax). Recent on-camera credits include: Chicago Med and IFC’s Documentary Now!

Kasey sings with bands Babe-alon 5, Grood, Nasty Buoy, Old Timey, and This Must be the Band, appearing at venues throughout the city and across the country. This Must Be the Band plays an annual benefit, raising funds for people in need. Last year’s benefit concert, in 2019, raised over $50,000 for the people of Yemen. Kasey has created over forty original works in Chicago, and produces two annual series called Dance Tribute and The ACTual Show. As a choreographer, Kasey has recently worked with Actors Gymnasium, The House Theatre Chicago, Lifeline, and Trap Door Theatre. This past Spring 2020, she directed and edited The Actors Gymnasium Virtual Circus “Isolated.” Kasey is a professional puppeteer, and believes that puppets are some of the world’s finest actors.

Find out more at kaseyfoster.com

Bio as of 2020

Foster, who is both the only woman in this show and the actor who turns in the most complex performance, shows us a rich picture of what it was like to be a widow in a world…

– Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune

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LOOKINGGLASS PRODUCTIONS

EDUCATION

B.A. in Theatre and Dance, Purdue University

CREDITS AND AWARDS

  • THEATRE CREDITS

    Chicago:

    • Adventure Stage Chicago
    • Blair Thomas & Co.
    • Chicago Children’s Theatre
    • Collaboraction
    • Dog n’ Pony
    • Redmoon Theater
    • Red Tape Theatre
    • Theater Wit
    • Trap Door Theatre

    Regional

    • Arena Stage
    • Alliance Theatre
    • South Coast Repertory
    • Berkeley Repertory Theatre
  • FILM CREDITS

    •  Documentary Now!