Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope: Musical Info & Synopsis


Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope is a revue that explores the Black experience through song, dance, and spoken word. The show’s musical numbers span genres such as gospel, soul, and pop/rock, offering a commentary on the challenges and triumphs faced by the community. Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope is a celebration of resilience, cultural pride, and the quest for social justice.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1971)

Cast Size: 9+

Genre: Revue

Setting: N/A

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Micki Grant

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Sheet Music Now➝


1970s, Black Artists, Black History, Female Writing Team, GospelHistoricalPop/RockRevueSolo ComposerSoul

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