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Athena Festival 2017

Athena Festival is an annual project providing a greater voice and representation for women in Chicago theatre. Athena Festival features plays by diverse women playwrights, directed by women, and featuring women in prominent roles.


November 18th at 1PM
Faithless by Kimberly Patterson
Directed by Kate Leslie

November 18th at 6:30 PM
Wherever You've Been by Caitlin DiGiacomo
Directed by Iris Sowlat

November 19th at 2PM
Parturient by Shadana Patterson
Directed by TBD

November 19th at 6:30PM
Witch Trials by Josefina Valenzuela Cerda
Directed by Beth Wolf

Performances at Jackalope's Frontier space
1106 W. Thorndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60660

Tickets for Athena Festival are pay what you can!
Cash and Credit Card purchase available at the door.

Call or email the Idle Muse Box office to reserve:

Earlier Event: August 17
The Veil
Later Event: May 17
Girl Found