Erica Cruz Hernández


Member of Actors’ Equity Association (AEA).

THIS SEASON: Borachio and Ursula in Much Ado About Nothing; Gertrude in Hamlet; Titus Lartius in Coriolanus; Mrs. Cratchit in A Christmas Carol

PREVIOUSLY AT ASC: Tranio in Taming of the Shrew; Pompey in Measure for Measure; Mrs. Cratchit in A Christmas Carol, Stephano in The Tempest; Antiochus, Bolt, Ensemble in Pericles; Stephano in Une Tempête; Nurse, Lady Montague in Romeo and Juliet and Emilia, First Merchant, Second Merchant in The Comedy of Errors

OTHER THEATER: Recent credits include Medea in Mojada, Luis Alfaro’s adaptation of Euripides’ Greek Tragedy (Indianapolis Shakespeare Company); The River Bride, Hamlet, Cymbeline, and Assistant Director of The Moors (American Players Theatre Company), Select credits: Illinois, St. Louis, and Arkansas Shakespeare Festivals.

TV/FILM: Law & Order: SVU, En Algun Lugar, Midwestern

AWARDS: Kate Neal Kinley Fellowship

EDUCATION: MFA, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

SOCIAL MEDIA: @theecruz
PRONOUNS: she/her/hers