IF AMERICANS ARE SO AWFUL
Then Take Your Hand Off My Knee
by Carolyn Cohagan
Theatre-maker. Performer. Teacher.
“One-woman performance that attempts to summarize a large, complex, and conflicting nation…It's a funny and occasionally moving tale”
If Americans Are So Awful Then Take Your Hand Off My Knee
Written and Performed by Carolyn Cohagan
Devised by Carolyn Cohagan and Peter Bramley
Directed and Designed by Peter Bramley
A one-woman comedy about history, ancestry and what it means to be American.
Orlando Fringe Festival, Florida USA, May 2002
HERE Arts Center, New York USA, July 2002
“Carolyn Cohagan's charming one-woman show about her quest to carve a respectable self-image from our wretched national reputation…winning personality, cartoonish props and effective mimicry of her colorful ancestors.”