Members of the cast of the University Players production, “The Crucible.”Members of the cast of the University Players production, “The Crucible.”

Contest an opportunity to win theatre tickets

University Players is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to see the drama The Crucible. The play’s run continues through Sunday in the Essex Hall Theatre.

Performances Wednesday through Saturday are at 8 p.m.; matinees Saturday and Sunday are at 2 p.m. Order tickets online at or by calling 519-253-3000, ext. 2808.

To enter the contest, just send your answers to the following three trivia questions. The winner will be selected at random from all correct responses received by 4 p.m. Tuesday, November 25.

  1. The Crucible won the 1953 Tony award in which category?
    a) Best Direction
    b) Best Play
    c) Best Scenic Design
    d) Best Song
  2. Arthur Miller was nominated for which Academy Award for the 1996 film version?
    a) Best Adapted Screenplay
    b) Best Director
    c) Best Original Screenplay
    d) Best Picture
  3. Miller’s death on February 10, 2005, fell on the anniversary of which previous life event?
    a) the birth of his daughter Rebecca
    b) his marriage to Marilyn Monroe
    c) the premiere of the film The Misfits
    d) the Broadway opening of Death of a Salesman

Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to One entry per contestant, please.