Stage & Screen
Venus in Fur
Theatre enthusiasts are in for a treat as the ‘The X Collective’ proudly presents ‘Venus in Fur’, an electrifying play by David Ives.
Directed by Wayne McPhee, the production is sure to captivate and mesmerise spectators with its scintillating storyline, powerful performances, and sultry themes.
Enigmatic actress Vanda Jordan appears unannounced for an audition with director Thomas Novachek. She’s determined to land the leading role in his new production – despite being seemingly wrong for the part.
As the audition progresses over an evening in downtown Manhattan, the lines blur and the tension builds, both on and offstage culminating in a seductive dance to the end.
‘Venus in Fur’ is a mesmerising exploration of power, desire and seduction, played out in real-time through an unforgettable display of lightning-fast dialogue, venomous wit and shrewd commentary on the gender power dynamic.
If you're looking for an evening of arresting theatre, with intriguing characters, flawless acting, and compelling themes, ‘Venus in Fur’ is a play you cannot afford to miss. Get your tickets today and experience the sizzling magic of live theatre.
Final shows April 28th & 29th and May 5th & 6th
A NEW DAWN ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH
The summation of performing arts tours to all 50+ Commonwealth nations, Wantok features the comedy and choreography of Sean Choolburra, the songs and visual stylings of Alyson Joyce, and the direction of Sean Murphy. For outdoor performance during the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, Wantok brings the cheeky humour and challenging history of Australia-Pacific to the world.
60-minute educational comedy + workshop suite.
Presented in partnership with Open Theatre, UK Supported by the British Council