“A loving, joyous celebration of growing up with Don Knotts, Tied Up in Knotts humorously reveals the joys and sorrows of Karen Knotts’ life as she discovers her true talents,” says The Tolucan Times. Straight to Santa Monica Playhouse from the Mayberry Days festival in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, actress, singer, comedian, clown, magician, puppeteer and ventriloquist Karen Knotts, daughter of comedic American acting genius Don Knotts, shares on life, love and growing up with a famous dad (and The Andy Griffith Show) revealing how that influenced her own life choices and her struggle for self identity. Join Karen for an exciting journey with a host of zany characters thrown into the mix as she blends humor with touching insight into a Hollywood way of life. During her colorful career, Karen has performed in numerous plays with her fabulous dad, playing everything from a prostitute in “Norman, Is That You?” to a prude in “Mind with the Dirty Man.” Written and performed by Karen Knotts. Directed by Anderson Gabrych. Associate Director Joe Coddington. Produced by T.U.I.K. Productions. One night only – proceeds support the Santa Monica Playhouse Benefit Campaign. “A moving, soulful and finely polished performance. Karen held the audience in thrall. I’ve never seen so many grown men reach for their hankies” – Daniel deVise, Washington Post journalist and author. A true father/daughter story you won’t want to miss!