KAREN, I Said

written and performed by Eliza Bent

presented in association with Bentertainment & New Georges

FALL 2020

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KAREN, I SAID
is a three-part, 45-minute-long Zoom theatrical.
KAREN, I SAID
begins as an Instagram story about a white

lady's friend named Karen.
KAREN, I SAID
shows what happens when one white lady tries

to out-woke another.

OCTOBER 28 - NOVEMBER 2

written & performed by Eliza Bent
directed by Tara Ahmadinejad
designed by Erma Fiend
produced by Sarah McLellan

"A wicked 45-minute satire on wokeness.

KAREN, I SAID reaches way past the easy tropes of Karenism

and even the easy explanations of it."
Jesse Green, The New York Times

(Read full article featuring Jack Was Kind and Karen, I Said)

"Eliza Bent is the love-grandchild of

Lily Tomlin, Pee-wee Herman, and Mr. Peanut."
David Cote