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Marcia is thrilled to be joining the Foster Festival as the Director of The Christmas Tree reading series.   Marcia trained as an actor at The Drama Centre in London, England, and began her career at the Royal Court Theatre creating the role of Gila in Not Quite Jerusalem. In...

Blair was a part of the inaugural season of the Foster Festival.   Most recently Blair directed Light Up The Sky at the Shaw Festival.   He also toured Australia with the internationally acclaimed chamber orchestra Tafelmusik in the narrative concert House of Dreams; played William Gillette in The Game's Afoot at Vertigo...

Sheila McCarthy is one of Canada's most honoured actors, having won to Genie Awards (film), two Gemini Awards (television), and two Dora Awards (theatre) along with multiple nominations.   In addition to starring as Sarah Hamoudi in the Canadian television hit series Little Mosque on the Prairie, she...

Passionate about Canadian theatre, Patricia Vanstone has performed in, dramaturged and directed many new works over the past 35 years at theatres across Canada.   Patricia is the recipient of a DORA Award for her production of Beo's Bedroom and was nominated for her performance of bad girl Mary Mitchell in the...

2018 marked Jim Mezon's debut at The Foster Festival as director of Norm Foster's Greatest Hit, Wrong For Each Other. He also directed Hilda's Yard in 2019 and is now directing the world premiere reading of 1812. In 2020, Mezon appeared on the Foster Festival in The...