The Hypocrites’ “You on the Moors Now” Coming to Den Theatre Soon

You on the Moors Now is a feminist play being presented by The Hypocrites


Coming Soon–

The Hypocrites’ You on the Moors Now–

Telling the Story of the Moors Wars

You on the Moors Now is described as a feminist re-imagining of the greatest heroines from THE woman-authored classics

Imagine heroines that come alive from the pages of Louisa May Alcott, Jane Austen and the Brontë sisters in a mythical place of Moors. When these strong-headed women receive proposals of marriage, they decide to escape. That’s the start of the Moors Wars…


You on the Moors Now is a feminist comedy coming to the Den Theatre soon in a new production by The Hypocrites



PLAYWRIGHT:   Jaclyn Backhaus (Chicago debut)

DIRECTOR:   Devon de Mayo

WHEN:  September 9 – October 30, 2016

WHERE:  The Den Theatre’s Heath Main Stage, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago

Cast of  You on the Moors Now:

Japhet Balaban (Heathcliff), Maurice Demus (Laurie Laurence), Tien Doman (Liz Bennet), Emjoy Gavino (Cathy), Desmond Gray (Fitzwilliam Darcy), Deanna Myers (Jo March), Josh Odor (Mr. Rochester) and BrittneyLove Smith (Jane Eyre) with Chris Acevedo (Player 5), Breon Arzell (Player 2), Cruz Gonzalez-Cadel (Player 6), Edward Mawere (Player 4), Sarah Price (Player 1) and Sarai Rodrigues (Player 3).

Production Team:

 You On the Moors Now production team includes: Arnel Sancianco (scenic design), Izumi Inaba (costume design), Heather Gilbert (lighting design), Sarah Espinoza (sound design), Maria DeFabo (props master), Shannon O’Neill (fight choreography), Phoebe González (dramaturg), Mara Stern (asst. director), Katherine Goldberg (costume manager), Samantha Dzirko (assoc. production manager), Kaitlyn Grissom (technical director), Justine Palmisano (stage manager) and Charlie Lovejoy (asst. stage manager).


Ticket Details:

Previews: Friday, September 9 at 8 pm, Saturday, September 10 at 8 pm, Sunday, September 11 at 3 pm, Wednesday, September 14 at 8 pm, Thursday, September 15 at 8 pm, Friday, September 16 at 8 pm and Saturday, September 17 at 8 pm
Regular run: Friday, September 23 – Sunday, October 30, 2016

Curtain Times: Fridays at 8 pm; Saturdays at 3 pm & 8 pm; Sundays at 3 pm

Tickets:  Previews $28. Regular run: $36. Students: $15. Groups of 8 or more: $18 per person. Single tickets and season subscription packages are on sale at

















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