• PBS Arts District

    Athena Project's 2014 Festival was featured on PBS' Arts District program, June 12th at 7:30pm.

  • Harm's Way

    Our 2014 Plays In Progress winner by Marilyn Harris Kriegel. Learn more

  • Submissions

    Stay tuned for submission dates for art, music, dance and fashion for our 2015 Arts Festival. Learn more





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Support women's and girls' voices in the arts.

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 6-9

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

Athena Project is a program of the Colorado Nonprofit Development Center, and contributions to CNDC for the benefit of Athena Project are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.


Our 2015 Athena Project Arts Festival is coming next March, including our Plays In Progress Series, visual art, dance, music and fashion. We still have lots going on in 2014 including our popular Writing With Wine program, Dine + Drink= Donate events, and more. 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



Athena Project's annual fundraiser begins on July 1st and runs through July 31st. Learn more



Want to be part of our 2015 Athena Project Arts Festival? Learn more