david weiss


David has been lucky enough to engage with the Chicago theatre community as an actor, dramaturg, and even freelance theatre critic. He received his B.A. in Drama and English from Washington University in St. Louis, graduated from the School at Steppenwolf in 2009, and has studied performance at London’s Globe Theatre. In addition to his work with Broken Nose Theatre, his acting credits include work with The New Colony, Theo Ubique, Raven Theatre, Steep Theatre, Provision Theater, The Waltzing Mechanics, Fine Print Theatre, Eclectic Full Contact Theatre, and the Metropolis Performing Arts Center. He was among the recipients of the 2017 Non-Equity Jeff Award for Best Ensemble for his work in At The Table.


From White Plains (Dennis)
A Phase (Zack)
At The Table (Elliott)
At The Table Summer Remount (Elliott)
Plainclothes (Pete/Jerrod)


Beautiful Broken
Bechdel Fests 1 – 5
A Phase
Human Terrain
The Paper Trail: Kingdom
At The Table
The Paper Trail: Options
The Paper Trail: Peg
The Opportunities of Extinction
The Paper Trail: Exposure
Language Rooms


Bechdel Fests 1 – 6 (Co-Curator)
A Phase (Co-Projections Designer)
Human Terrain (Graphic Design, Captioning)
At The Table (Graphic Design)
Kingdom (Graphic Design)
The Opportunities of Extinction (Graphic Design)
Plainclothes (Graphic Design)
Girl in the Red Corner (Graphic Design)
Language Rooms (Graphic Design)