Past Seasons

With three sparkling seasons under our belt, The Foster Festival has succeeded in producing a fully professional and highly acclaimed summer theatre festival in the heart of Niagara!


2016, 2017 & 2018 Summer Seasons 

On A First Name Basis, Past Seasons, Foster Festival

On a First Name Basis
by Norm Foster

This delightful play tells the story of a very successful, but cantankerous, novelist who suddenly discovers that he knows nothing about his maid of 28 years.

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Here on the Flight Path, Norm Foster Comedy Festival

Here On The Flight Path
by Norm Foster

Sex, love, life and loss are all discussed with big laughs and a few tears in what many describe as Norm Foster’s funniest play ever.

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Halfway There, Norm Foster Comedy Festival

Halfway There
by Norm Foster

Sugar and spice and everything nice…with a dash of Maritime salt! Halfway There is a feel good theatrical experience that will keep you smiling.

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Screwball Comedy, Past Seasons, Norm Foster Festival

Screwball Comedy
by Norm Foster

Full of snappy period dialogue reminiscent of the best cinematic screwball comedies, this world premiere sparkles with humour.

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Old Love, Past Seasons, Norm Foster Festival

Old Love
by Norm Foster

Bud’s recently divorced. Molly’s newly-widowed. Norm Foster's Old Love is a story of courtship, rekindled romance and the indomitability of hope.

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Lunenburg, Past Seasons, Norm Foster Festival

Lunenburg
by Norm Foster

A little love and a little mystery. Be prepared to laugh and gasp at all the twists and turns in Norm Foster's newest comedy, Lunenburg.

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  • Old Love has got to be one of my favourite Norm Fosters! It’s a little valentine to hope fueled by long burning embers of love. Real life couple Janet-Laine Green and Booth Savage are going to melt hearts in this delightful story of Bud and Molly. Don’t forget your handkerchiefs…
    - Patricia Vanstone, Artistic Director

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Thank You To Our Generous Foster Festival Sponsors

  • Meridian Credit Union | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

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  • Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund 2019
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  • Smithcom, Season Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
  • Burtnik Printing, Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
  • FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre
  • Niagara Casinos, Season Sponsor, Norm Foster Theatre Festival
  • Bridgman & Durksen Accounants, Foster Festival Sponsor
  • Form & Affect, Norm Foster Theatre Festival sponsor