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Cat Cohen in a silver dress with a large pink bow on her head. She is touching the top of the bow with her right hand and left hand is placed against her chest. She is looking up and to the left of the image. Shadowed images on left and right side

Catherine Cohen

Come for Me

Presented by
Adults: $25
Students & Youth: $10
Thursday, November 30, 2023, 7:30 pm
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Part of Hancher's 51st season

Catherine Cohen is best known for her hit Netflix comedy special The Twist…? She’s Gorgeous, which premiered in 2022. The same live show won her the coveted title of Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in 2019. She can be seen next in the Paramount+ feature film At Midnight and in the upcoming Hulu series What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding. In 2021, she found herself in Comedy Central's Awkwafina is Nora from Queens, and she joined the cast for season 3 of FX’s critically acclaimed series What We Do In Shadows. She can also be seen leading the indie comedy Dating & New York opposite fellow comedian Jaboukie Young-White, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and was acquired by IFC Films.

Additionally in 2021, she published her first book entitled God I Feel Modern Tonight, which is her collection of comedic poetry. Her other on screen credits include Netflix’s series Special and Michael Showalter’s feature The Lovebirds, Disney+’s reboot of Home Alone, HBO's High Maintenance, Comedy Central's Broad City, and TBS's Search Party.

PLEASE NOTE: This performance will include adult language and themes and may not be appropriate for all audiences.

Catherine Cohen Website

Preorder food from the Stanley Café!

Avoid the lines by making your food selections before you come to Hancher Auditorium. Cheese boards are only available through preorder and cannot be purchased on-site at the performance. Snacks and beverages will be available on-site.

Orders must be placed by noon the day before the performance.

Preorder food

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Paris Young in advance at (319) 467-4849 or at