Category: Hell in a Handbag

A stockingful of holiday shows in Chicago for 2016!

 

Ariana Burks stars as Clara in The Nutcracker, House Theatre Chicago 2Jason Groff stars as Charlie Brown in A Charlie Brown Christmas, Broadway ChicagoLisa Gaye Dixon as Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol at Goodman TheatreFrancis Guinan and Travis Turner in Twist Your Dickens or Scrooge You, Second City Goodman TheatreErica Stephan stars as Irene Roth in Crazy for You, Drury Lane TheatreJoe Foust and Larry Yando in A Christmas Carol, Goodman Theatre

The Chicago theater community will again produce a wide array of Christmas and holiday plays, musicals, ballets and comedies in 2016, all designed to put you in a festive mood.  Find the entire list of holiday offerings below

November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Christmas Dearest (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

David Cerda stars as Joan Crawford in Hell in a Handbag's "Christmas Dearest" by David Cerda, directed by Steve Love. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar Studios)         
  

       
Christmas Dearest 

Written by David Cerda
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Jan 2  |  tix: $22-$30  |  more info
       
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December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Scream, Queen, Scream! (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Kristopher Bottrall and Rachel Hadlock star in Hell in a Handbag's "Scream, Queen, Scream!" by David Cerda, directed by Wm. Bullion. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar Studios)      
      
Scream, Queen, Scream! 

Written by David Cerda  
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Oct 31 |  tix: $22-$30  | more info
       
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September 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bette, Live at the Continental Baths (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

  Caitlin Jackson stars as Bette Midler in Hell in a Handbag's "Bette, Live at the Continental Baths," directed by Christopher Pazdernik. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar) 

           
Bette, Live at the
     Continental Baths
 

Directed by Christopher Pazdernik
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Aug 21 | tickets $22 | more info
       
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August 9, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Birds (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Catherine McCafferty stars in Hell in a Handbag Productions' "The Birds" by David Cerda and Pauline Pang, directed by Jeffery Shields and David Cerda. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar)        
       
The Birds 

Written by David Cerda and Pauline Pang  
Directed by Jeffery Shields and David Cerda
Berger Pk. Coach House, 6205 N. Sheridan (map)
thru Sept 15  |  tickets: $25-$35   |  more info
       
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August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: L’imitation of Life (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Steve Love as Suzie Turner in Hell in a Handbag Production's "L'imitation of Life" by Ricky Graham, directed by Cheryl Snodgrass. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar Studios)       
      
L’imitation of Life 

Written by Ricky Graham
Directed by Cheryl Snodgrass 
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru May 10  |  tickets: $15-$22   |  more info
       
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April 8, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Alex Grelle (Rudolph) and Kathering Glavin (Clarice) star in Hell in a Handbag's "Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer" by David Cerda and Scott Lamberty, directed by AJ Wright. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar Studios)        
       
Rudolph the
       Red-Hosed Reindeer
  

By David Cerda and Scott Lamberty
Directed by AJ Wright
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Dec 29  |  tickets: $12-$22   |  more info
       
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December 11, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Scarrie (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

Alex Grelle (Carrie) and AJ Wright (Tommy) posing pretty for Hell in a Handbag Productions' "SCARRIE" by David Cerda, directed by Cheryl Snodgrass. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar)        
       
SCARRIE: The Musical 

Written by David Cerda 
Directed by Cheryl Snodgrass 
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $22   |  more info
       
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October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments More