Kirsten Alter

The Foster Festival was thrilled to have actor, Kirsten Alter, join us for our 2016 world premiere production of Norm Foster's Halfway There!


Janine Babineau in Halfway There »

Kirsten, is excited to be a part of the inaugural season of The Foster Festival! She is a Toronto-based theatre, television, film and voice actor.  Born and raised in New Brunswick, Kirsten has lived, studied and worked on both coasts.

Notable theatre roles include:

  • Liz in Patience, Vancouver Playhouse
  • Abigail in The Wake, The Electric Company
  • Maarai in Scent of the Roses, with Julie Harris, Seattle’s ACT Theatre
  • Suzie in Wit, Canadian Stage)
  • Joni in John Ware Reimagined,Calgary’s Ellipsis Tree Theatre/Lunchbox Theatre

A graduate of Vancouver’s Studio 58, she is the recipient of a Jessie Richardson award.

With a long list of tv/film credits to her name, Kirsten’s recent roles include:

  • the Ice Troll Queen in the kids show, Odd Squad
  • a recurring role as Principal Williams in The Other Kingdom, ABC studios

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