Need a little noir in your week? You’ll find a stylish dose onstage at the Cincinnati Playhouse.
Double Indemnity is the story of a disillusioned insurance agent who takes up with a sensuous, philandering woman. They concoct an elaborate plan to murder her husband and collect on an insurance windfall.
Director Michael Evan Haney says the story of Double Indemnity is “a concise and brilliant exploration of the power of sex and greed — always great subject matter for the theater. I hope Playhouse audiences find this play exciting, sexy, enlightening and even a bit troubling.”
Tuesday-Sunday. Through May 18. $30-$70. 962 Mt. Adams Circle, Mount Adams, 513-421-3888, cincyplay.com.