Listen in as director Emma Miller and the full cast of Athena—Abby Awe, Julia Greer, and Eva Ravenal—discuss learning how to fence for the show, script development in the room, “navigating how to be a person,” shocking rarity, working from the inside out, tapping into the extremities of being a teenager, and the simply radical.
“…we are enthusiastic about plays that take seriously what it feels like to grow up in a female body. I think this play takes really seriously what it feels like to make friends, and what it feels like to navigate the world as a young woman…”
The Hearth presents
written by Gracie Gardner
directed by Emma Miller
thru March 4, 2018
505 1/2 Waverly Ave
tickets: $25 ($18 under 30), available via artful.ly—SOLD OUT, but there is a nightly waiting list!
photos by Mike Edmonds