Entries by David Jeremy Smith

$77,500 OTF Grant Gets Driftwood Theatre Back On The Road

Ontario, Canada – In 2021, Driftwood Theatre Company received a $77,500 Resilient Communities Fund from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to assist in Driftwood’s ability to adapt to the many challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. This fund has supported the research, creation and implementation of safety procedures and community-based programs as Driftwood continued to plan […]

Job Posting: Production Coordinator and Technician

Summer is almost here and Driftwood is now looking for a Production Coordinator and Technician to begin work immediately in support of our summer Bard’s Bus Tour of William Shakespeare’s King Henry Five. Under the guidance of the Producer and working in collaboration with the Technical Director and members of the production team, the Production […]

What the heck is Shakespeare D&D?

(or, I once was a shy kid from a small town) So, you want to know what Shakespeare D&D is about? The easy answer is that it’s a fantasy world where the characters and settings of Shakespeare’s plays co-exist with creatures, gods and peoples of Dungeons and Dragons a tabletop roleplaying game. The trickier bit? […]

Driftwood Summer Jobs

Driftwood Theatre’s 2022 Bard’s Bus Tour is expanding its summer team with a number of positions After nearly three years, Driftwood Theatre is finally moving forward with hope of a return to live, outdoor touring summer theatre. We’re looking for some creative, outgoing and friendly folk to help us manage, create, and celebrate our plans […]