Entries by David Jeremy Smith

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny…

…but in ourselves Starting your journey with the Creative Roots Theatre Training Intensive Driftwood isn’t an institution. We don’t have a physical building to call home, we don’t keep a warehouse full of sets and props and costumes (more like a locker), even our producing staff work “in the cloud” collaborating through the internet from […]

Though this be madness…

…yet there is method in’t. Assembling a 26-Stop Ontario Tour with Driftwood’s Artistic Director, D. Jeremy Smith With the temperatures finally above zero on a regular basis, it feels like summer might actually be around the corner. And for Driftwood, that means the Bard’s Bus Tour is coming up fast. Luckily for us, planning for […]

Play in a Pub: the saga continueth…in a pub

On October 27, the saga continueth…in a pub Driftwood Theatre’s Play in a Pub returns for a second year! The stars of Stratford, Soulpepper and the Toronto stage come together in a pub very, very nearby for an evening of theatrical and cinematic mash-up of Shakespearean proportions in support of Driftwood Theatre! Building on the […]

Wit to Plot this Drift: 20 Summers of Driftwood

I could fill ten thousand words speaking to you about the youthful pursuits of nights spent loving, laughing, drinking, singing, dancing — experiencing everything in a College-like haze of friends and laughter, each tale as ethereal and outstanding as the last. Driftwood moments fill every one of my “formative” memories. Where most people in their […]