2022 Moisture Festival: Opening March 17

Hilary Chaplain, actress, clown, physical comedian and teacher, has worked with George C. Wolfe & Patrick Stewart, Aitor Basauri, Bill Irwin, Avner Eisenberg, the Big Apple Circus and the American Repertory theatre. Her current show, The Last Rat of Theresienstadt, is a low-tech multi media play with puppetry, humor and music” about the Holocaust directed by Nancy Smithner began touring in 2018, sort of a Ratatouille meets the Holocaust. Hilary’s next show, Bite Me with CB Goodman directed by Aitor Basauri, should have premiered in Austin, TX in spring of 2019. e’re looking at 2023! She has toured internationally with her award-winning original show, A Life in Her Day, directed by Avner Eisenberg since 2005 and performs in Variety shows worldwide. She is a founding member of the New York Goofs (est.1998) appearing with them in prestigious New York venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Avery Fisher Hall and as “Nurse Nice”, she entertained children in NYC hospitals as of the renowned Big Apple Circus Hospital Clown Program® for 24 years. Hilary teaches Clown, Physical Comedy and Movement Theatre.