Our all-volunteer staff works year-round to prepare for the Festival. This year's staff includes:
Amber StridFestival Producer
Heather ParishMedia Relations
Heather Parish is the founding director of both The New Ensemble Theater Group in Fresno and Fresno’s own Rogue Performance Festival. For The New Ensemble, Parish has directed Hedda Gabler, The Amish Project, Gross Indecency, Hamlet, Copenhagen, A Picasso, The Pillowman, and The Turn of the Screw, as well as produced nearly two dozen other independent theater events. Parish is also the former artistic director for Woodward Shakespeare Festival and former producer of the Fresno City College Renaissance Festival.