Kris is an Executive Producer and creator of Television and Theatre shows. Television Credits include Corkscrewed (Fox Reality), Who Are You? (FOX), So You Think You Can Dance (FOX), So You Think You Can Dance Canada (CTV), On The Nose (TVG), Opening Night (Ovation TV), My Beautiful Game (Fox Sports). Theatre credits include The Wedding Singer (UK Tour), Cinderella Christmas (El Portal), Snow White Christmas (Pasadena Playhouse). Kris is the creator and writer of the ‘American Panto’ format.
Chief Creative Officer
Becky is in charge of many aspects of production for MPI from production to development, she has produced content for Extra TV, Directv, Discovery Channel, E! Scandinavia, Sprint TV and more. She has also served as an entertainment industry correspondent and host for various shows and networks including CD:USA, E! Scandinavia, Chelsea Lately!, Good Day LA, and in the UK for BBC 3 and Channel 4.
Jill was born and raised in the UK discovering Panto at a very young age. It launched a lifelong love of and career in theater. Jill began working in wardrobe on the West End’s production of The Buddy Holly Story, Miss Saigon (Broadway) and later The Producers first national tour. (Pantages) She has been on staff at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles since 1996 where she is the Associate Production Manager and Company Manager, and has taken part in and/or overseen more than 100 productions. It is with great pleasure that she joins the Lythgoe Family Panto for a second season, bringing her back to the theater that started it all.
Director of Events
Julia Fitzgibbons is an event producer who has worked with the American Film Institute, Lythgoe Family Panto, Film Independent, Bad Boy Entertainment, Pasadena Playhouse, A Thousand Joys and Wanderluxxe. From film premieres to weddings, retreats to galas, she loves to create new and unique experiences for her wide array of clients.
Director of Student Matinees
Director of Production
Kristen Humphrey is a seasoned marketing consultant with experience working with businesses ranging from the entertainment industry to tech start-ups to non-profits. Recent clients include The Heroes Project, Evolve Media, JL Skin Fitness and the Laguna Playhouse. Kristen is honored to be spending another holiday working with Lythgoe Family Panto at the Pasadena Civic and the Balboa Theatre in San Diego. When Kristen is not working, she enjoys spending time looking for the best memes and playing with her two dogs, Scout and Bixby.