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