Raymond Fox (he/him/his) started working with Lookingglass in 1989 and became an Ensemble Member in 1996. As an actor, his recent Lookingglass appearances include Mr. Gradgrind in the 2017-2018 revival of Hard Times, Stubb in Moby Dick (2015-2017 including tour), Gerry in Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure, Todd Kapinsky in Death Tax, The King in The Little Prince, Daniel Burnham in Our Future Metropolis, Mr. Darling in Peter Pan (A Play), and Glen Weston in Trust. In 2006, he appeared in and co-adapted with Laura Eason and Heidi Stillman Lookingglass’ production of The Old Curiosity Shop (shared 2006 Equity Jeff Award for New Adaptation). Raymond also adapted The Tin Woodman of Oz (directed by Ensemble Member Louise Lamson) for the Lookingglass Young Ensemble in 2016. Raymond has acted in numerous other Lookingglass productions including The Wooden Breeks, Manuscript Found in Saragossa, Hard Times, Metamorphoses, The Vanishing Twin, and Up Against It, among many others.
Outside of Lookingglass, his recent appearances include Robert Lowell in Dear Elizabeth (Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse), Hap the Golden in The Hammer Trinity (The House Theatre of Chicago at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts – Miami, FL), Roger Padgett in No Wake (Route 66 Theatre), Love and Information (Remy Bumppo Theatre Company), Agent Frank in Unnecessary Farce (First Folio Theatre), Simon Craig in Blood and Gifts (TimeLine Theatre, 2013 Equity Jeff Award for Supporting Actor in a Play), and Edward Voysey in The Voysey Inheritance (Remy Bumppo Theatre Company). Raymond has performed with Goodman Theatre, Guthrie Theater, Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse, The House Theatre of Chicago (at the Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts in Miami, FL), Alliance Theatre, South Coast Repertory, Court Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, Tectonic Theatre Project/About Face Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Next Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Meadow Brook Theatre, The Mark Taper Forum, Arden Theatre, Hartford Stage, TimeLine Theatre, First Folio Theatre, Arena Stage, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, McCarter Theatre, Route 66 Theatre, American Repertory Theatre, and Canada’s Stratford Festival. He spent the 2001-02 season in New York City as part of the original cast for the Off-Broadway and Broadway runs of Metamorphoses (Second Stage Theatre and Circle in the Square Theatre).
Raymond is a graduate of Northwestern University and the American Repertory Theatre Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. He lives in Chicago with his wife and fellow actor, Anne Fogarty, and their daughter, Nora.
Bio as of 2019
Northwestern University B.S. in Speech/Theatre (Evanston, IL); American Repertory Theatre Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University (Cambridge, MA) – graduate school