Creative Team

Pati Bristow
(Costume Designer Pericles and Tempest, Resident Costume Designer) Since beginning with FTE in 1997, Pati has costumed 39 productions. She is also the costume coordinator for the Monsters and Clowns school program, community outreach, fundraising, and promotional events. Pati has been seen in performance with FTE in King LearTwo Gentlemen of Verona, and her most favorite, A Christmas Carol.  

C. Mongo Jedda
C. Mongo Jedda (Technical Consultant) Mongo is happy to be returning for his fourth season with FTE. He previously stage managedJulius Caesar, Much Ado About Nothing,Pirates of Port RoyalHamletThree MusketeersComedy of Errors and Alice in Wonderland

Matthew Riley
Matthew Riley (Technical Director) This space is reserved as a special thank you to Matthew Riley. Without his hard work, dedication, and brute strength we would (literally) not be standing where we are today. Thank you Matthew and the entire Riley clan!

P.J. Simmons
P.J. Simmons (Costume Designer,Cyrano) P.J. is thrilled to be designing for a fourth season with Festival Theatre Ensemble after creating the costumes for Much Ado About Nothing,Three Musketeers, and Romeo & Juliet. Recent projects include local productions of Anything Goes and Forum

Michael Uimari
Michael Uimari (Lighting Designer) Michael has been with FTE since before the beginning. He has played many parts, both on stage and off. Special talents include: giving us light, keeping us sage, and making us laugh.