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Bio:
Originally from Indiana, Caitlin moved to Chicago to attend The Chicago Academy for the Arts, then studied Performance at University of Illinois at Chicago. She can be seen on various stages with multiple companies throughout the city and is a founding member of New American Folk Theatre, Artistic ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Originally from Indiana, Caitlin moved to Chicago to attend The Chicago Academy for the Arts, then studied Performance at University of Illinois at Chicago. She can be seen on various stages with multiple companies throughout the city and is a founding member of New American Folk Theatre, Artistic ... (read complete bio)
Photos: Hell in a Handbag Presents CHRISTMAS DEAREST Photo Photos: Hell in a Handbag Presents CHRISTMAS DEAREST
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions will continue its 20th anniversary season with the return of one of its most popular holiday musicals: Christmas Dearest, featuring book and lyrics by Artistic Director David Cerda*, music by Cerda and Scott Lamberty and direction by Derek Van Barham. 

Hell In A Handbag Presents BETTE'S BAWDY BRUNCH Annual Benefit Photo Hell In A Handbag Presents BETTE'S BAWDY BRUNCH Annual Benefit
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions has announced its 20th anniversary benefit: Bette's Bawdy Brunch, a festive afternoon of food, drink and show-stopping entertainment from Handbag diva Caitlin Jackson, reprising her popular role as Bette Midler.

Hell In A Handbag's Holiday Favorite CHRISTMAS DEAREST Returns November 27 Photo Hell In A Handbag's Holiday Favorite CHRISTMAS DEAREST Returns November 27
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 28, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions continues its 20th anniversary season with the return of one of its most popular holiday musicals: Christmas Dearest.

Photos: Black Button Eyes Productions Presents DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG Photo Photos: Black Button Eyes Productions Presents DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

Black Button Eyes Productions is welcoming back live audiences this fall with the popular internet musical Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, an authorized fan production to benefit the Chicago charity Season of Concern, playing now through November 6, 2021 at The Edge Theater.

Hedda Gabler Joins The Mob In Tyler Anthony Smith's PEOPLE DO DO SUCH THINGS Photo Hedda Gabler Joins The Mob In Tyler Anthony Smith's PEOPLE DO DO SUCH THINGS
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2021

Hedda Gabler is giving Lorraine Bracco a run for her money in Tyler Anthony Smith's People Do Do Such Things, October 7-10 at Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret, located at 1383 N. Milwaukee in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

New American Folks Theatre's HOT PINK, OR READY TO BLOW - Now Available For Audio Dow Photo New American Folks Theatre's HOT PINK, OR READY TO BLOW - Now Available For Audio Download!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021

It's Pompeii meets Heathers as New American Folk Theatre continues its ‚Äúseason of audio theatre‚ÄĚ with a new studio recording of its 2018 hit comedy Hot Pink, or Ready to Blow, written Joanie Drago, directed by Derek Van Barham and featuring the full original cast.

Black Button Eyes Productions Presents DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG At The Edge The Photo Black Button Eyes Productions Presents DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG At The Edge Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021

Black Button Eyes Productions is pleased to welcome back live audiences this fall with the popular internet musical Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, an authorized fan production to benefit the Chicago charity Season of Concern, playing October 8 ‚Äď November 6, 2021 at The Edge Theater.

Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 20th Anniversary Season Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 20th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 3, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions is thrilled to return to the stage, marking its 20th Anniversary Season with new and familiar works that embrace Handbag's mission of the preservation and celebration of camp and parody ‚Äď exactly what we need right now!

Casting Announced for DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG at The Edge Theater Photo Casting Announced for DR. HORRIBLE'S SING-ALONG BLOG at The Edge Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2021

Black Button Eyes Productions has announced casting for its fall production of the popular internet musical Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, an authorized fan production to benefit the Chicago charity Season of Concern.

Hell in a Handbag Productions Presents OUT, DARN SPOT! Photo Hell in a Handbag Productions Presents OUT, DARN SPOT!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 15, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions¬†is pleased to present the campy comedy¬†Out, Darn Spot!,¬†written by and starring ensemble member¬†Tyler Anthony Smith*¬†and directed, filmed and edited by¬†Stephanie Shaw.¬†The Shakespearean send-up will stream¬†February 12 ‚Äď March 21, 2021¬†(Thursdays, Fridays & Saturday at 8 pm; Sundays at 3 pm) via Vimeo.

Hell in a Handbag's THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Has Been Extended Photo Hell in a Handbag's THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Has Been Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2021

Hell in a Handbag Productions has announced one additional week of performances of its streaming holiday hit The Rip Nelson Holiday Quarantine Special, now playing through January 17, 2021.

Hell In A Handbag's Annual Benefit THE MORNING AFTER, January 1 Photo Hell In A Handbag's Annual Benefit THE MORNING AFTER, January 1
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2020

The 2019 production of POSEIDON! An Upside-Down Musical was recorded by Peter Neville* in HD with stereo sound at Chicago's Edge Theater. POSEIDON! features book and lyrics by Handbag Artistic Director David Cerda*, music by David Cerda* with Scott Lamberty, direction by Derek Van Barham, music direction by Andrew Milliken and choreography by Breon Arzell.

Hell in a Handbag Productions Presents THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Photo Hell in a Handbag Productions Presents THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions will celebrate¬†the holidays with the return of America‚Äôs favorite funnyman, Rip Nelson (Ed Jones*), in the star-studded world premiere of¬†The Rip Nelson Holiday Quarantine Special, streaming from¬†December 4, 2020 ‚Äď January 9, 2021¬†via Vimeo.

Hell In A Handbag Productions' THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions' THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions celebrates the holidays with the return of America's favorite funnyman, Rip Nelson (Ed Jones*), in the star-studded world premiere of The Rip Nelson Holiday Quarantine Special, streaming from December 4, 2020 ‚Äď January 9, 2021 via Vimeo.

Hell In A Handbag's THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Streams Next Month Photo Hell In A Handbag's THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Streams Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions celebrates the holidays with the return of America's favorite funnyman, Rip Nelson (Ed Jones*), in the star-studded world premiere of The Rip Nelson Holiday Quarantine Special, streaming from December 4, 2020 ‚Äď January 9, 2021 via Vimeo.

Hell in a Handbag Celebrates Halloween With AIRPORT 1970SOMETHING Photo Hell in a Handbag Celebrates Halloween With AIRPORT 1970SOMETHING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 9, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions once again takes on the classic 1970s disaster film genre with a totally ridiculous twist! Airport 1970SOMETHING is a parody that celebrates the popular '70s Airport disaster film series, edited and dubbed over with new dialogue by Handbag ensemble members and some of Chicago's favorite performers.

Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces Updates To 2020 Season Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces Updates To 2020 Season
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions today announced several updates to its 2020 season, including a streaming production slated for this summer and a world premiere musical parody set to debut this fall.

Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 2020 Season Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 2020 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions has announced its 2020 Season, plus a move to Stage 773, where Handbag is now a resident company for 2020.

Photo Flash: Hell In A Handbag Presents BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Photo Photo Flash: Hell In A Handbag Presents BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions¬†is pleased to bring back its steamy cabaret sensation ‚Äď with a holiday twist! Handbag diva¬†Caitlin Jackson*¬†recreates Bette Midler's historic concert at New York's Continental Baths in¬†BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS, playing¬†December 6 ‚Äď 31, 2019¬†at¬†Mary's Attic,¬†5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. Tickets are currently available through Brown Paper Tickets at¬†bettelive.bpt.me¬†or by calling (800) 838-3006.¬†

Hell In A Handbag's BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Presented At Mary's Attic Photo Hell In A Handbag's BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Presented At Mary's Attic
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 6, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to bring back its steamy cabaret sensation a?" with a holiday twist! Handbag diva Caitlin Jackson* recreates Bette Midler's historic concert at New York's Continental Baths in BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS, playing December 6 a?" 31, 2019 at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. Tickets are currently available through Brown Paper Tickets at bettelive.bpt.me or by calling (800) 838-3006. The press opening is Saturday, December 7 at 9:30 pm.

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