Jamie Williams

The Foster Festival is thrilled to have actor, Jamie Williams, returning for our 2019 production of Norm Foster's The Writer!


2019 Season, Blake Wellner in The Writer »
Past Season, John in Here On The Flight Path »

After a quarter of a century performing in theatres across Canada, Jamie is thrilled to be a part of The Foster Festival's fourth season right here in his own backyard.

No stranger to Norm Foster's work Jamie has performed in 15 Foster productions including:

  • The Melville Boys
  • Wrong for Each Other
  • Affections of May
  • Hilda's Yard
  • Skin Flick in which he originated the role of Byron Hobbs

Other favourite productions have been:

  • Possible Worlds, National Arts Centre and The Neptune
  • Arcadia, The Citadel
  • The Hobbit, YPT
  • Run For Your Wife and Murder at the Howard Johnson, Upper Canada Playhouse
  • Baskerville, Lighthouse Festival Theatre
  • King Lear, Stratford Festival
  • MacBeth, Stratford Festival
  • Richard III, Stratford Festival

In 2018 Jamie made his debut as a playwright with the premier production of his farce It's Your Funeral at Upper Canada Playhouse. A second production will be mounted as part of the Port Stanley Festival Theatre's 2019 season.. Thank you for joining us in celebrating Canada's foremost playwright. Enjoy.

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