Jackson Evans (Randy Bowen) is thrilled to be a part of this cast with these lovely and real ladies. Regional theater credits include work with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Mercury Theater, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Marriott Theatre, Victory Gardens, About Face, Blank Theatre Company Los Angeles, and First Stage Milwaukee. TV: Chicago PD and Sirens. He is a graduate of the School at Steppenwolf and Northwestern University and a teacher with Black Box Acting Studio.
Lori McClain (Ravonka) (SAG-AFTRA, Actors’ Equity) was born in Toledo, OH and received her BFA in Acting from Wright State University. She performed with The Second City Touring Company, and in 2004 her touring company performed for the USO in Iraq. Improv credits: “Sirens,” “ComedySportz,” “Whose Chorus Line Is It Anyway?” and “The Improvised Sondheim Project.” Among favorite scripted roles: Xena Warrior Princess in “Xena Live!” and ,0as Patti Blagojevich in “Rod Blagojevich Superstar” for The Second City. TV commercials include: “Meijer’s,” “Aldi,” “Walmart”, “Lyrica,” and “KFC.” She is also a voice-over actor and jazz vocalist. www.lorimcclain.com
KATY CAROLINA COLLINS
Katy Carolina Collins (C.L.) is thrilled to be a part of this tour. Recent Chicago credits include: No More Sad Things (Jessiee), and Stupid Fucking Bird (Mash). She has acted with Chicago Shakespeare, Steppenwolf, The Goodman, The Guthrie, Jeune Lune, and Vintage Theater Collective. She is an artistic associate with Sideshow Theatre, a stakeholder in the Backroom Shakespeare Project, and a cheerleader with the band Mucca Pazza. She graduated with a BFA from the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater Actor Training Program.
Lindsey Pearlman (Brooke) is a Chicago native. Favorite past productions include “Never The Bridesmaid” with Polarity Theatre (Jeff Award – Actress in a Principal Role), “The Mousetrap” with Northlight Theatre (Time Out Magazine Theatre Award Nominee – Best Supporting Actress), “Trevor” with A Red Orchid Theatre, and many, many more. Lindsey is a proud graduate of Second City’s conservatory program. You can often catch Lindsey on your television, selling things like appliances, cellphone plans, and beer. Feel free to visit her at www.lindseypearlman.com.
KATIE CAUSSIN (Gwen) grew up in Springfield, VA and received her degree in Theater from Radford University. She started performing with The Second City as a member of the National Touring Company umpteen years ago, and has worked on buckets of shows with them since. In Chicago she has improvised at ComedySportz, iO Theater, and has performed at and teaches improvisation for The Annoyance Theater. She has also performed at the Magnet Theater in NYC and worked on the Onion Network’s “Special Report”. Follow Katie on Twitter @katiecaussin.
EMJOY GAVINO (Desiree) Chicago credits: Steppenwolf (Drunken City), Victory Gardens (Failure: A Love Story), Paramount (Hair), Broadway Playhouse (Working), Lookingglass (Arabian Nights), Goodman (Christmas Carol), Court (The Good Book, Wait Until Dark, Iphigenia), Northlight (4000 Miles), Remy Bumppo (Fallen Angels, Love and Information, Seascape). Regional credits: ReAct (The Violet Hour, Into the Woods), Village (Searching 4 Y). Film/TV: Chicago Fire, Mob Doctor, Boss, Empire. Emjoy founded The Chicago Inclusion Project and is a teaching artist with Barrel of Monkeys. She is represented by Stewart Talent.