The Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts is set to to present Pendragon Theatre’s Athena on Friday, November 1st at 7:30 pm.
Athena, directed by the theatre’s Artistic Director Kimberley Bouchard and featuring Rachel Kemp and Cammie Marshall, is a coming of age comedy about the rivalry and friendship of two teenage athletes. Mary Wallace and Athena are brave, and seventeen, and fencers, and training for the Junior Olympics. They practice together, they compete against each other, they spend their lives together and they wish they were friends.
Actors Rachel Kemp and Cammie Marshall play highly competitive teen fencers and have been training to fence for the roles with champion fencer Viveka Fox. Fox is head coach of the Vermont Fencing Alliance, a former all-Ivy fencer and North Atlantic women’s foil champion who qualified to represent the US in age 50-60 women’s foil at Veteran World Championships for the second time in 2019.
The Arts Center is located at 3446 State Route 28, Blue Mountain Lake. Tickets are $15 for Arts Center members, $25 for general admission, and $10 for students and youth 17 and under. Pre-sale tickets are available on the Arts Center’s website. Beer, wine, and other refreshments will be available.