image of moon shining on waterA trivia contest offers a prize of two tickets to see “Salt-Water Moon” this week in the Jackman Dramatic Art Centre.

Trivia contest puts tickets to “Moon” within reach

The Northern Bruce Theatre Company is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to see its current production of Salt-Water Moon, July 11 to 13 in the Hatch Studio Theatre, Jackman Dramatic Art Centre.

One of Canadian theatre’s most beloved plays, Salt-Water Moon tells the story of two young Newfoundlanders finding their way to love on a charming moon-lit night in 1926.

Performances are set at 7:30 p.m. all three dates. Admission is $20, with a student and senior rate of $15. For tickets or more information, phone 519-564-3601 or email

To enter the contest, just send your answers to the following three trivia questions. The winner will be randomly selected from all correct responses received by 2 p.m. Monday, July 8.

  1. What are the names of the two characters featured in Salt-Water Moon?
    a) Mary White and Jason Brown
    b) Melissa Snow and John Mercer
    c) Margaret Smith and James Michaelson
    d) Mary Snow and Jacob Mercer
  2. Which of these plays introduced the family at the heart of a play cycle by David French?
    a) Leaving Home
    b) A Doll’s House
    c) Soldier’s Mind
    d) Silver Knife
  3. French served as a writer-in-residence at which Canadian university?
    a) Memorial University of Newfoundland
    b) University of Ottawa
    c) University of Toronto
    d) University of Windsor

Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to One entry per contestant, please. Note: the decision of the judge in determining the most correct response is inviolable.

—Dana Roe