Athena Reich recently moved back to Toronto after living and working in New York City for 16 years. Recent credits include a PSA for Film Canada with Sandra Oh (dir. Don McKellar), White Collar (USA Networks), The Perfect Murder (ID Channel), Redrum (ID Channel),  "An Evening with Donald Kempinski" (Little Fella Films) and "Hush: Inside the Waiting Womb" (LA / NY). In 2014-15 she starred as Lady Gaga in #ARTBIRTH at the Laurie Beechman Theater in NYC, which received multiple extensions and Time Out Critic's pick. She studied extensively with Matt Newton in NYC and currently at RAW Studios with Sophie Ann Rooney in Toronto. As a comic actress, Athena trained at the Upright Citizen's Brigade and Second City, and shared the stage with Jim Carrey and Janeane Garafalo.  

Genuine stage presence
— Backstage
Ooz(ing) with feisty energy, backed by (her) fierce musical dexterity
Incredible... Hilarious
An overall stage presence that makes you feel as though she’s reached out and hugged you with her smile, her soul...
— Extra Criticum