There are a lot of substantive and weighty criticisms to be levied at the RuPaul’s Drag Race franchise and its global juggernaut influence over drag culture. Then there are petty […]
When I was first doing theater in Chicago back in the Pleistocene era (that is, the late 1980s), the League of Chicago Theatres (formed in 1979 as the Off Loop […]
Hell in a Handbag Productions’ campy spoof of A Christmas Carol replaces miserly moneylender Ebenezer Scrooge with hard-hearted Hollywood icon Joan Crawford, played by author (and Hell in a Handbag […]
Hell in a Handbag’s Golden Girls parody sexes it up at the Leather Archives & Museum.
When we talk about The Golden Girls, we need to talk about sex. According to Buzzfeed, the four women had over 260 lovers over the course of seven seasons, with […]
A Dickens chestnut and a spoof of 1970s celebrity specials join the online holiday theater lineup.
The Public Theater, Black Lives, Black Words, and Hell in a Handbag put it all online.
Hell in a Handbag’s Midler revue is middling.
Hell in a Handbag’s franchise decks the halls with campy good feelings.
Hell in a Handbag’s spoof of Mrs. Garrett and 21 Jump Street is far from a drag.
David Cerda’s latest classic makeover for Hell in a Handbag is a winner for summer camp.
A stellar cast keeps the parody musical cruising.
There is nothing like it onstage anywhere else in Chicago.
Sophia, Rose, Blanche, and Dorothy find love.
Hell in a Handbag delivers another naughty holiday parody.