staged coronation of MacbethUneasy is the head that wears a crown: the University Players production of Mac Beth continues Sept. 28 through Oct. 1 at Essex Hall Theatre.

Contest proffers a night of theatre

University Players is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to its current production, Mac Beth.

A retelling of the tragedy, this adaptation by Erica Schmidt attributes Shakespeare’s text to a group of schoolmates in today’s digital age.

To enter the contest, just match the quotes to the speaking character in Shakespeare’s Macbeth. A winner selected at random from all correct responses received by noon Tuesday, Sept. 26, will receive two tickets to attend a performance.

  1. Double, double toil and trouble: Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.
  2. It will have blood, they say: blood will have blood.
  3. O horror, horror, horror! Tongue nor heart cannot conceive nor name thee!
  4. Out, damned spot; out, I say!
  5. What, can the devil speak true?

  1. Banquo
  2. Macbeth
  3. Lady Macbeth
  4. Macduff
  5. The three witches

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

Mac Beth continues in the Essex Hall Theatre through Oct. 1. 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.