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Liz Fentress

Liz Fentress

LizĀ Fentress

Louisville, Ky.

Theater Consultant

Fundraising, Strategic Planning, Board Development, Organizational Management

Liz Fentress has extensive experience in professional, community and educational theater as a producer, administrator, director, actor and teacher. Liz was the associate producer of Horse Cave Theatre for eight years, where she served on both the management and artistic teams. This included supervising fundraising and grant writing, coordinating the new play development and education programs, and directing and acting each season. Liz also served as the executive director of the Playhouse in the Park, the community theatre in Murray, Ky. While there, she oversaw board development, financial management, marketing, fundraising, volunteer coordination and programming of a nine-play production season, a new play festival and educational opportunities for all ages. Prior to moving to Kentucky, Liz toured extensively throughout the Midwest with the Guthrie Theatre and the Franzen Brothers Circus. She was a founding member of the Irondale Ensemble in New York.Ā