Alexa Dimoulas as Sir Toby Belch, Lauren Jenkins as Maria, and Colin Crawford as FabianUniversity Players presents Twelfth Night through April 2 at Essex Hall Theatre. Among the cast are Alexa Dimoulas as Sir Toby Belch, Lauren Jenkins as Maria, and Colin Crawford as Fabian.

Trivia contest offers theatre tickets as prize

University Players is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to its current production, the Shakespeare comedy Twelfth Night.

The play is a classic combination of mistaken identity, unrequited love, and fools who speak the truth. This production, directed by Yanna Mcintosh, is set on Brighton Beach in the Victorian era.

To enter the contest, just send your answers to the following trivia questions. A winner, selected at random from all correct responses received by noon Thursday, March 30, will receive two tickets to attend a performance.

  1. Upon arriving in Illyria, Viola disguises herself as a man. What name does she take?
    a) Stuart
    b) Lance
    c) Cesario
  2. Twelfth Night is named for the 12th night of what Christian celebration?
    a) Christmas
    b) Michaelmas
    c) Easter
  3. In the play, what separates Viola and her twin brother Sebastian?
    a) a pirate raid
    b) a shipwreck
    c) a kidnapping

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

Twelfth Night continues in the Essex Hall Theatre through April 2. Performances Thursday, Friday, and Saturday begin at 7:30 p.m., with a Sunday matinée at 2 p.m. Student tickets are just $10; get more details and visit the box office on the University Players website.