Athena is one of the world's best Lady Gaga Impersonators and has been endorsed by Lady Gaga Herself. She also performs as Celine Dion, Marilyn Monroe, Cher & others. In 2016, Chatelaine Magazine called her the World's Top Lady Gaga Impersonator and NY Magazine called her a Best Bet. She is based out of Toronto and NYC.
In Feb 2015, Billboard Magazine printed a picture of Athena, thinking it was Gaga. And a few days later Athena was featured in Page 6! (This was Athena's 2nd mention on Page 6). And in June 2015, the Wendy Williams Show used Athena's image, thinking it was Gaga's.
On August 5th, 2014, Gaga tweeted in support of Athena's show, "Lady Gaga: #ARTBIRTH".
And, earlier that year, while at SXSW in March 2014, Gaga was quoted as saying, "She (Athena) can use my image whenever and however she likes".
Athena is often mistaken for Gaga by paparazzi and fans and has been featured on page 6 of the NY Post. Athena was featured on Gaga's Edge of Glory Google commercial. As seen on Let's Ask America, CNN, Lifetime & more. She is an award winning singer & actress whose voice sounds identical to Gaga's. She plays piano, has authentic costumes, professional dancers and is wonderful to work with. She also does others such as Marilyn Monroe, Celine Dion, Madonna, Katy Perry, Joan Rivers, Bette Midler & more.
"World Renowned Lady Gaga Impersonator Athena Reich" (Washington Times) is a true talent. She sings live (does not lip sync), dances and has professional back-up dancers.
Athena does children's parties, corporate events, colleges, clubs, trade shows, product ambassador work & weddings. Ask about Pregnant Gaga for baby showers! She was selected by Lady Gaga herself to appear in Gaga's National Google Chrome Edge of Glory commercial. Athena has appeared on CNN, MTV, PBS and more. Athena is an award winning singer/songwriter & actress. She is professional, reliable, reasonable (she can provide her own sound system) and loads of fun! She travels anywhere in world.
Athena performs 2-12 Gaga songs and performs solo or with back-up dancers. Unlike most other impersonators, Athena has an incredible voice and does not lip sync. She sings all of the songs live and plays the piano, just like Gaga. Her back-up dancers are professional dancers who do the real Gaga choreography. She can headline a festival, private party, night club, or walk the red carpet as Gaga! She is generous with the crowd and loves making time for photographs and autographs. She is an incredible singer and performer and can get any party up off the floor, dancing, and having a great time. At trade shows you can count on her to draw the crowd to your booth! She works with all ages and groups. Her charismatic and sweet personality sets her apart from the rest. Athena travels internationally.
Audiences have a great time dancing, singing along, or simply enjoying the entertainment. Athena is a powerful singer and her dancers are true professionals whose choreography is dynamic, tight, energized and true to the real choreography. Athena will work the crowd, and can get any party going. She will charm any event, from Bat Mitzvahs to Corporate Events to College Dance Parties to Night Clubs to Outdoor Festivals to Weddings to Trade Shows. Athena loves to interact with the audience afterwards, taking photographs and signing autographs. She has a blast as a performer and her joy is contagious. She is a true talent you will never forget.
What sets Athena apart from the other impersonators is that she has a large set list to select from, a large roster of characters, she is an incredible singer, her dancers are professionals who do authentic choreography, her costumes are top quality, she is constantly mistaken for the real GaGa in her own life, and her sweet nature makes her instantly lovable. She has numerous repeat customers and referrals. Athena is an award winning actress and singer/songwriter so her extensive and diverse talent and training make her stand out from the rest.
Also, Athena has a full 90 minute tribute show. It's a musical theater experience that premiered at the Arcadia Theater in February 2014 to over 400 people. It was a smash and Lady Gaga International is currently shopping for more venues for this family friendly 90 minute show.
Often the venue provides a professional sound system including DJ, chordless mic, sound system, monitors and speakers. For a large blown-out show, lighting is recommended. If it's a private party in a home, she can bring her own sound system.
"Massive Hit! As a prank we hired Athena as Lady Gaga and spread rumors the real Gaga was coming to perform. Athena stayed in character from start to finish and she was an incredible performer - talented, dedicated and an absolute pleasure to work with. I have already and will continue to recommend her. She did such a great job that we even were in Page Six about the event!" Neuehouse in NYC, 2014