Caitlin Borek was 4 years old when she participated in her first ever production, OKLAHOMA! and began pursuing her formal musical theatre education in the summer of 2007 at NYU's Steinhart Music Theatre Workshop. From there she received her BFA in Musical Theatre from Illinois Wesleyan University.
Her favorite regional credits include Christine in PHANTOM (The Fireside Theatre), Nellie Forbush in SOUTH PACIFIC (Maples Repertory Theatre), Fantine in LES MISERABLES (Circa '21), Hunyak in CHICAGO (Maples Repertory Theatre), and Katie Yoder in PLAIN AND FANCY (The Round Barn Theatre).
Caitlin was awarded Best Actress in a Musical by BroadwayWorld Madison for her portrayal of Cosette in LES MISERABLES at Fireside Theatre.
Just before the breakout of the Corona Virus, Caitlin was fortunate to tour the country with New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players in their productions of Pirates of Penzance and.The Mikado. Upon sheltering in place in Washington Heights, Caitlin has been exploring her love of film, creating shorts with her neighbor, Bret Lada, It harkens her back to making films with Mike Meyers in her home town of Aurora, IL. More news to come of her cinematic and operatic endeavors.
Though she originally hails from Chicago, she is now excited to call New York City home.