Artistic Associate

Since 2002

Troy West (he/him) has been a friend of Lookingglass for many years, appearing in: Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad ZooThe Wooden BreeksGeorgeThe Idiot, The Old Curiosity ShopGreat Men of Science Nos. 21 and 22Hard Times (toured to Arden Theatre Company), The Great Fire (original and remount), Blood Wedding and a cameo appearance in Her Name Was Danger. Elsewhere in Chicago, Troy has appeared at Steppenwolf Theatre Company in The Berlin CircleDavid CopperfieldTerry Won’t Talk and Division Street: America, and in the original productions of Linda VistaAugust: Osage County (also on Broadway and in London and Sydney) and Picasso at the Lapin Agile (also NYC, LA and San Francisco). Off- Broadway credits include: Bug (Barrow Street Theatre) and The Execution (Nat Horne Theatre). Other Chicago credits include: Goodman Theatre, A Red Orchid Theatre, Next Theatre, Interplay, Remains, Famous Door, Roadworks, Wild Life, Chicago Dramatists, Splinter Group, Bang-Bang, and The Illinois Theatre Center, among others. Regional credits include: Indiana Repertory Theatre, American Conservatory Theatre, Theatre-By-The-Sea, Portland Center Stage, and New Harmony Theatre, among others. TV credits include: Early EditionNash BridgesThe Pursuit of HappinessThe Canned Film Festival, and Chicago PD. Film credits include: The DilemmaHellcabChi GirlThe Papers, and Advantage: Weinberg.

Bio as of 2017

Artist Media

Credits And Awards

Theatre Credits


  • August: Osage County


  • Bug (Barrow Street Theatre)
  • The Execution (Nat Horne Theatre)


  • The Berlin Circle, David CopperfieldTerry Won’t TalkDivision Street: AmericaLinda Vista (Steppenwolf Theatre Company)
  • August: Osage County (Steppenwolf Theatre Company, London and Sydney)


  • Indiana Repertory Theatre
  • American Conservatory Theatre
  • Theatre-By-The-Sea
  • Portland Center Stage
  • New Harmony Theatre

Film Credits

  • The Dilemma
  • Hellcab
  • Chi Girl
  • The Pages
  • Advantage: Weinberg

Television Credits

  • Early Edition
  • Nash Bridges
  • Chicago PD
  • The Pursuit of Happiness