University Players is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to see its production of A.R. Gurney’s heartwarming and charming The Dining Room, playing through November 5 in Essex Hall Theatre.
Evening performances Wednesday through Saturday are at 8 p.m.; weekend matinees are at 2 p.m. For more information or tickets, call 519-253-3000, ext. 2808, or visit www.UniversityPlayers.com.
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. Thursday, November 2.
- According to etiquette maven Emily Post, where should forks be placed in a proper table setting?
a) above the plate
b) to the left of the plate
c) to the right of the plate
d) in a pile in the centre of the table
e) they should be passed around at the start of each course
- Deipnophobia is the term for fear of what?
a) dinner conversation
b) napkins or serviettes
c) saying grace before meals
d) spilling wine
e) all of the above
- The modernist Parsons table typically has how many legs?
Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to firstname.lastname@example.org. One entry per contestant, please. Note: the decision of the judge in determining the most correct response is inviolable.