A unit of infantry women marooned in an Afghani minefield. A comic book supervillainess bent on world domination. A Revolutionary War hero who’s secretly a heroine. A Texas housewife on the edge of Apocalypse. Allentown Public Theatre presents the world premiere of Then Athena, a theatrical fantasia performed by 4 women voyaging into American myths of gender and valor. Then Athena will open at the Philly Fringe Festival September 9-11. The Lehigh Valley premiere follows in mid-fall in Allentown. Devised by a collective of APT artists in collaboration with Lehigh-Valley based director/playwright Troy Dwyer.
- Friday, Sept. 9 – 8pm
- Saturday, Sept. 10 – 12pm, 8pm
- Sunday, Sept. 11 – 2pm, 6pm
- InterAct Theatre Company, 302 S. Hicks Street, Philadelphia, PA (theatre entrance is halfway down Hicks Street between Spruce & Pine)