Past Seasons | Foster Festival

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 by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2016

On a First Name Basis
by Norm Foster

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

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Screwball Comedy by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2016

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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Wrong For Each Other by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2018

Wrong For Each Other
by Norm Foster

Like a fine wine, Wrong For Each Other is Vintage Foster at his absolute best!

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Here on the Flight Path by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2016

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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On a First Name Basis by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2016

Old Love
by Norm Foster

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

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Come Down From Up River by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2018

Come Down From Up River
by Norm Foster

Come Down From Up River explores family and forgiveness with a healthy dose of laughter sprinkled with tears.

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Halfway There by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2016

Halfway There
by Norm Foster

Sugar and spice and everything nice…with a dash of Maritime salt! Halfway There will keep you smiling.

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Lunenburg by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2017

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 Lunenburg.

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Renovations For Six by Norm Foster, Foster Festival 2018

Renovations For Six
by Norm Foster

After taking in this comedy by Canada's most popular playwright, you’ll never look at a paint chip again without laughing…or cringing! 

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  • Back from the First Ontario Performing Arts Centre where the friendly box office staff fixed me up with our season’s tickets to the Foster Festival. Can’t wait to see what Norm Foster has up his creative sleeve this year!
    - Mike S., St. Catharines, ON (Social Media)

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  • Smithcom, Season Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
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  • FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre
  • Niagara Casinos, Season Sponsor, Norm Foster Theatre Festival
  • Bridgman & Durksen Accounants, Foster Festival Sponsor
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