Athena

by  Gracie Gardner

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  3f

Mary Wallace and Athena are brave, and seventeen, and fencers, and training for the Junior Olympics. 

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  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3f
  • Duration

    Duration

    75 Minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult
    • Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Additional Info

Mary Wallace and Athena are brave, and seventeen, and fencers, and training for the Junior Olympics. They practice together, they compete against each other, they spend their lives together. They wish they were friends.
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Reviews

REVIEWS

“Wily and entertaining.” - Village Voice

Critic’s Pick! “A deadly serious comedy about ambition, success, and owning your superiority. In its delicate ferocity, it shows a playwright who is full-throttle funny and wise beyond her years.” - The New York Times

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Keywords

Friendship, Sports

Considerations

Performing Groups

  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $100 per performance

Production

Details

  • Duration: 75 Minutes

Casting

3f
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Cast Attributes

  • All Female

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Authors

Gracie Gardner

GRACIE GARDNER is a writer based in New York. She is a proud member of the Obie-winning group EST / Youngblood and the recipient of the American Playwriting Foundation's 2017 Relentless Award. Her work includes Panopticon (Clubbed Thumb Biennial Finalist), Athena (NYT Critic's Pick), Pussy Sludge (HERE Arts Center), Sp ...

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