A classically trained actress and dancer, Helena Handbasket made her burlesque debut with The Cheek Of It! Burlesque School in London at the famous Madame Jojo’s in Soho. Since her move to this great city in 2012, she has had the pleasure of performing all around Chicago at such venues as The Kiss Kiss Cabaret, Untitled, House of Blues, Belmont Burlesque Revue, and Burlesco at Honky Tonk BBQ. In addition to her work with Original Tease, Helena is an Asstronaut with the nerdlesque troupe Plan 9 Burlesque. She has competed at BurlyPicks Illinois and Windy City Burlesque Festival. Known for her cheeky style and macabre twist, Helena’s numbers vary from classic to sexy to silly. She is delighted to be a part of such wonderful and gifted group of people as the Original Tease family.
She’ll get you hot in a hurry… Helena Handbasket!