David Kemp

Limestone Arts Legacy Award winner

An accomplished playwright, theatre artist and educator who advocated for theatre education for all ages. David was the artistic director of the Frontenac Children’s Teacher’s Theatre Company, which performed children’s theatre at local schools. In co-founding the Artists in Community Education program (ACE), which provides practising artists with the teaching tools they needed to pursue classroom, community outreach and arts leadership careers, he has inspired successive generations of youth while integrating artistic practices in all disciplines with community life, making Kingston a leading centre for arts education. David was a passionate advocate for theatre education for all ages and was a beloved member of the Kingston arts community.

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