UUHA Championship Cup Makes Cameo in Slap Shot Live!
Posted By: uuhadood
Tuesday, July 09, 2013
TORONTO - The UUHA's Championship Cup is presently starring in the Second City's production of Slap Shot Live!
The handsome, silver-plated chalice stands in for the Federal League championship trophy awarded near play's end to the... Well, you'll just have to go see the production to find out. But don't procrastinate as the initial run of Slap Shot Live!
wraps up on July 14 at the Second City's Mercer Street venue (behind Wayne Gretzky's). Click here
for show times and other info.
The UUHA Championship Cup's cameo isn't the league's only connection to Slap Shot Live! either. The play (based on the excellent 1977 hockey film Slap Shot - duh!) was written and adapted for the stage by Wheatfield Souldiers forward Scott Montgomery. The well-executed production also stars Jokers veteran Marc Hickox as Charlestown Chiefs player/coach Reggie Dunlop.