Erica Cruz Hernández

Erica Cruz Hernández

Understudy, Cymbeline

Erica Cruz Hernández is currently pursuing her MFA at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Recent collaborations include performances and readings with Illinois, St. Louis, and Arkansas Shakespeare Festivals. Other credits include: Dipped in Honey (Teatro Bravo, AZ), Cabaret, Titus Andronicus, the world premiere of Because I Am Your Queen, work with playwrights Nancy García Loza and Isaac Gomez for Chicago’s Theater on the Lake, Aguijón Theater’s bilingual production of Soldaderas for Goodman Theatre's Latino Theatre Festival, and the Festival de Mujeres en Escena por la Paz in Bogotá, Colombia. She can also be seen in the films En Algun Lugar (A Place To Be - available on Amazon) and the upcoming Midwestern. She is an ensemble member with Chicago’s Aguijón Theater Company, which has produced Spanish-language and bilingual works for over 30 years.