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Cygnet Theatre presents Life Sucks by Aaron Posner
February 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 27, 2022
By Aaron Posner
Directed by Rob Lutfy
Feb 3 – Feb 27, 2022
Low-priced Previews Feb 3 – Feb 5, 2022
Wednesday/Thursday @ 7:30pm
Friday/Saturday @ 8pm
A group of old friends, ex-lovers, estranged in-laws, and lifelong enemies gather to grapple with life’s thorniest questions—and each other. What could possibly go wrong? Incurably lustful and lonely, hapless and hopeful, these seven souls collide and stumble their way towards a new understanding that LIFE SUCKS! Or does it? From the mind of Aaron Posner, author of Stupid F*#king Bird, comes this brash and revelatory reworking of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya. Never has unhappiness been so much fun.
“Comic gold…Filled with laughs and anarchic asides…Posner’s ear for comedy is reminiscent of Mel Brooks in his prime.” —BroadwayWorld.com.
All patrons attending a performance are required to wear a mask while inside the theatre and show proof of vaccination or a negative PCR Covid test.