Cast members rehearse their dance movesCast members rehearse their dance moves in preparation for the premiere of “Anna in the Tropics.” Photo by Doug MacLellan.

University Players to raise curtain on prize-winning drama

The University Players production of Anna in the Tropics will open tonight—Friday, September 25—in Essex Hall Theatre.

Winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the show contains mature themes and situations. Its run continues this weekend and next.

Sunday, September 27, will feature a “Talk Back” discussion with the director and actors following the performance. Order tickets online at or by phoning 519-253-3000, ext. 2808.