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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)
Hell In A Handbag Productions' THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions' THE RIP NELSON HOLIDAY QUARANTINE SPECIAL
by BWW News Desk - 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 – 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 BWW News Desk - 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 – 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 BWW News Desk - 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 BWW News Desk - 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 BWW News Desk - 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 BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to bring back its steamy cabaret sensation – 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 – 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 BWW News Desk - 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.

Hell in a Handbag's Announces Annual Benefit THE RIP NELSON CELEBRITY ROAST Photo Hell in a Handbag's Announces Annual Benefit THE RIP NELSON CELEBRITY ROAST
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions' presents its annual benefit, THE RIP NELSON CELEBRITY ROAST on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 6 - 11 pm at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 1650 W. Foster Ave. in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood.

Photo Flash: First Look At Cowardly Scarecrow's CABARET Photo Photo Flash: First Look At Cowardly Scarecrow's CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

Forget about your troubles and the uncomfortable political reality right outside your door with a drink or 12 at the Kit Kat Klub, as Cowardly Scarecrow Theatre Company presents 'Cabaret' through Oct. 25.

Hell In A Handbag Rings in the Holidays with BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS Photo Hell In A Handbag Rings in the Holidays with BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 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.

Photo Flash: Rehearsals Underway For Cowardly Scarecrow's CABARET Opening In October Photo Photo Flash: Rehearsals Underway For Cowardly Scarecrow's CABARET Opening In October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2019

Rehearsals underway for a bleaker, darker 'Cabaret,' opening in October from Cowardly Scarecrow.

Bleaker, Darker And Daring CABARET Will Seduce Audiences This October Photo Bleaker, Darker And Daring CABARET Will Seduce Audiences This October
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

This October forget about your troubles and the uncomfortable political reality right outside your door and join Cowardly Scarecrow Theatre Company for a drink or 12 at the Kit Kat Klub.

Performers Announced For Pride Films and Plays' NOMINEE NIGHT Photo Performers Announced For Pride Films and Plays' NOMINEE NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

A preliminary list of performers for Pride Films and Plays annual NOMINEE NIGHT concert has been announced by PFP Artistic Associate Robert Ollis, presenting music director for the event. NOMINEE NIGHT, which showcases musical theater performers and productions nominated in the Non-Equity Jeff Awards, will be performed on Monday, May 13 at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted. The lineup, which is subject to change up until show time, will include performers who were cast members of the five productions nominated for "Production of a Musical" or who received individual performance nominations.

46th Annual Non��"Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced Photo 46th Annual Non��"Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2019

The Jeff Awards announced today via a special video, a total of 132 nominations in 22 categories for the 46th Annual Non-Equity Jeff Awards.

Set Sail for Hell in a Handbag's Stellar POSEIDON! Photo Set Sail for Hell in a Handbag's Stellar POSEIDON!
by Misha Davenport - Mar 27, 2019

Hell in a Handbag's parody of the classic 1972 disaster film, is in top ship-shape and worthy of you booking a passage. It's a laugh riot of epic proportions.

Photo Flash: Inside Hell In A Handbag's POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical Photo Photo Flash: Inside Hell In A Handbag's POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to launch its 2019 season with a revival of the musical that started it all: POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical, a musical parody and a loving homage to the classic 1972 film, The Poseidon Adventure, the grandmother of all disaster films. Handbag's very first show will return March 15 - April 28, 2019 at a venue befitting of an ocean liner: The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway in Chicago.

Hell In A Handbag Launches Season with POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical Photo Hell In A Handbag Launches Season with POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions launches its 2019 season with a revival of the musical that started it all: POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical, a musical parody and a loving homage to the classic 1972 film, The Poseidon Adventure, the grandmother of all disaster films. Handbag's very first show will return March 15 - April 28, 2019 at a venue befitting of an ocean liner: The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway in Chicago.

Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 2019 Season Photo Hell In A Handbag Productions Announces 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to announce its 2019 Season, launching this winter with the show that started it all: POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical, an unauthorized musical parody of the classic granddaddy of all disaster films, 1972's The Poseidon Adventure. The much-anticipated revival of Handbag's very first show features a book, music and lyrics by Artistic Director David Cerda* with Scott Lamberty, direction by Derek Van Barham, music direction by Andrew Milliken, and choreography by Breon Arzell. The cast includes ensemble members Sydney Genco*, Caitlin Jackson*, Elizabeth Lesinski*, David Lipschutz*, Stevie Love* and a boatload of others. POSEIDON will play at a venue befitting of an ocean liner: The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway in Chicago's Edgewater neighborhood.

Casting Announced For Hell In A Handbag's POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical Photo Casting Announced For Hell In A Handbag's POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

Hell in a Handbag Productions announces casting for its revival of the musical that started it all: POSEIDON! An Upside Down Musical, a musical parody and loving homage to the classic 1972 film, The Poseidon Adventure, the grandmother of all disaster films.

Photo Flash: First Look at Black Button Eyes Productions' EVIL DEAD THE MUSICAL Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Black Button Eyes Productions' EVIL DEAD THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

Black Button Eyes Productions concludes its 2018-19 season with the Chicago storefront premiere of EVIL DEAD THE MUSICAL, a parody of Sam Raimi's classic Evil Dead horror films, with book and lyrics by George Reinblatt and music by Christopher Bond, Frank Cipolla, Melissa Morris and George Reinblatt.

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