“Venus in Fur” sizzles with sex and hilarity

By: Patrick Phillips ~Staff Writer~ Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park has begun running David Ives’ 2012 Tony nominee for Best Play, “Venus in Fur.” Composed of a perfect mixture of intelligence and sex appeal, the play has something to offer to everyone in the audience. The play follows the story of Thomas, a playwright looking for the perfect actress to play the lead in his adaptation of a 19th century erotic novel. As Thomas is packing up to leave the audition room, a bum¬bling, quirky actress named Vanda comes through the door. As the play continues, Vanda’s audition slowly becomes … Continue reading “Venus in Fur” sizzles with sex and hilarity