Meet the Crew
Lucy Moore– Owner/CEO-Lucy has always been fascinated with Halloween and started home haunting in 2002, each year becoming increasingly larger. In 2010 Lucy started to search for a building to establish a permanent haunt. After finding a building in 2012 Dark Hour Haunted House was created – opening its doors the for the first time in October 2013 Lucy has over 13 years of Theatre background she makes management decisions and helps in all departments and spends a good deal of her time creating video content for Dark Hour.
Mike Arties- COO-Lucy Moore invited Mike Arties to join Dark hour , starting in January 2013 as COO. Mike’s brings with him over 35 years of operations and project management experience. He has quickly become a “haunter” with both Lucy’s and Allen’s help.
Allen Hopps– Director-Allen has been involved in haunted attractions for more than 20 years. Allen loves directing the attraction but still sneaks into the show to scare people at every opportunity. His simple approach to scaring people ensures classic themes and quality creatures will roam Dark Hour.
Jake Farmer– Technical Director-Jake has nearly 15 years of experience in the haunt industry as well as a passion for high end theme parks and technical theatrics. He is also a licensed pyrotechnician and has designed lighting for Dark Hour and numerous other haunts. He is a driving force to make us bigger, meaner, louder.
Ed Gannon– Show Development- Ed has been in the Haunted house industry for almost 30 years designing, acting and building haunted attractions all over the country. Any given day to Ed can be found doing a vast array of projects from animatronic design to scenic painting. Ed approaches the artistic and engineering challenges that Allen gives him with a can do attitude.
LaNelle Freeman – Cast Director- Has over 30 year’s Haunted House experience and 20 plus years of Management experience. She began her haunt experience with the Jaycees, is a graduate of Texas Woman’s University with Bachelors in Science, Occupational Therapy and Minor Psychology. Married 30 years, has two sons and 2 grandchildren, loves to empower others so they can be their best.