• Athena Project Arts Festival

    Athena Project Arts Festival - female playwrights, artists, dancers, musicians, fashion designers and plays from our Girls' Write Program.

  • World Premiere of The Ghosts of Us

    World Premiere of The Ghosts of Us - Emma and Jackson want to divorce, but have to spend 36 hours in a cabin in the Rocky Mountains first.

  • Girls Write Program

    Girls Write Program - mentors 7th-10th grade girls in all aspects of theatre and culminates in a presentation of their work during our festival.







Help us continue to offer our unique women's and girls' programs by making a donation.

Athena Project is dedicated to

supporting and expanding women's artistic contributions to the Denver stage and the wider community. Each year, Athena Project produces the following:

Arts Festival: Includes the world premiere production of a new play by a female playwright, workshop productions of plays by female playwrights, and features female musicians, fashion designers, dancers and artists

Girls Write Program: Year-long playwriting and play development experience for girls in grades 7-10

Fostering Female Leaders in the Arts: This program leads female dramaturgs, stage managers, actors and directors in workshops designed to support the development of future artistic leaders in the performing arts

Athena Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and contributions to Athena Project are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.


Our Athena Project Arts Festival runs during the month of March each year and includes our world premiere play, Plays In Progress Series, Girls Write performance, visual art, dance, music and fashion. We also have our popular Writing With Wine program, and Cause & Affect events keeping our calendar busy. Learn more


Get Involved

We're looking for folks with a variety of talents to help, from mentors to script readers to festival volunteers. Learn more



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