Cassidy Anne Hicks, Kathleen Welch, Adam MarincsakCast members review the rules of psychic conjuring on the stage of “Blithe Spirit.” Photo by Doug MacLellan.

University Players to summon Spirit to studio stage

A séance isn’t the only chance to speak with spirits this weekend—audience members will have a chance to engage the directors and actors of the University Players production of Blithe Spirit following Sunday’s matinee performance.

The show, a comedic tour de force by Noël Coward, opens tonight—Friday, October 23—and continues through November 8 in the Hatch Studio Theatre. The “Talk Back” discussion is set for Sunday, October 25.

Wednesday through Saturday performances are at 8 p.m. Sunday performances and a matinee on Saturday, October 31, are at 2 p.m. The Hatch Studio Theatre is located in the Jackman Dramatic Art Centre. Order tickets online at or by calling 519-253-3000, ext. 2808.