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Ellen Fenster - Artistic Director, Theater

Ellen Fenster is absolutely thrilled to be South High Theater's artistic director! Ellen graduated from South High School in 1997, and from the University of MN, Twin Cities with a BA in Theater Arts in 2001. Since then she has worked as a company member with Pillsbury House Theatre, an artistic associate with the Illusion Theater and as a freelance theater director at various area theaters. She has worked as a teaching artist in many Twin Cities schools and at theater e3. At South she has directed Our Town, Urinetown: The Musical, Once on This Island, On the Verge and Into the Woods. She is so happy to be working with South High Students and is honored to be part of the continued tradition of great South High Theater.