Athena Writes 2018

Athena Theatre’s new playwright group, Athena Writes, selected eleven playwrights assembled for a one-year exploration of the theme: “Falling Forward,” and centered on Athena Theatre’s commitment to supporting new work which pushes at the boundaries of live theatre.

Athena Writes 2018 year-end Staged Reading of excerpts from all Athena Writes playwrights’ full-length plays written in residence. Athena Writes 2016 Theme: “Falling Forward.”

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at 7PM

104 West 14th Street
(between 6th & 7th Aves)
New York, NY 10011

Admission is Free. Reserve HERE.

Directed by Chris Roe

Cast will be announced soon!

Athena Writes 2018 Playwrights:
Flo Ankah
Nora Sørena Casey
Kathryn Funkhouser
Grant MacDermott
Isaac Allen Miller
Jeremy O’Brian
Martha Pichey
Marcus Scott
Judah Skoff
Leila Teitelman
Kate Thomas

Playwrights were also asked to write a short, 10 minute play for production. For more information about our evening of ten-minute plays, FALLING FORWARD, click HERE!


In addition to closed sessions, some meetings will include dramaturges, directors and other industry professionals, to help deepen the understanding of specific works, as well as discuss industry concerns. Athena Theatre will also actively solicit opportunities for artists to submit their plays, to venues in New York City as well as around the country.