Life Sucks

by Aaron Posner
(sort of adapted from Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov)

Directed by Jeff Storer
Produced by Manbites Dog Theater

Triangle Premiere:
Oct 26 – Nov 11, 2017

Ticket on sale Monday September 18

Life sucks. Or does it? A group of old friends, ex-lovers, estranged in-laws, and lifelong enemies gather to grapple with life’s thorniest questions – and with each other – in Posner’s hilarious and moving update of the Chekhov classic.

Featuring: Jock Brocki, Lakeisha Coffey, Marcia Edmundson, Thaddaeus Edwards, Jessica Flemming, , Michael Foley, Faye Goodwin
 

2017-18 Season Producers:
David Ball and Susan C. Pochapsky, Dorrie Casey and Archie Purcell, Barbara Dickinson and Michel Tharp, Marybeth Dugan and Kenny Dalsheimer, Mig and Michael Hayes, Jane Holding, Thomas S. Kenan III, John Martin and Robert Anthony McVeigh, Michael O’Foghludha and Linda Daniel

Produced with season support from the Duke University Department of Theater Studies. Manbites Dog Theater’s 2017-2018 season is supported by the Durham Arts Council’s Annual Arts Fund, and the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

Performances

• Thu Oct 26 – 8:15 – Preview Bargain Night
• Fri Oct 27 – 8:15 – Opening Night + Reception
• Sat Oct 28 – 8:15
• Thu Nov 2 – 8:15
• Fri Nov 3 – 8:15
• Sat Nov 4 – 8:15
• Sun Nov 5 – 2:00
• Wed Nov 8 – 8:15
• Thu Nov 9 – 8:15
• Fri Nov 10 – 8:15
• Sat Nov 11 – 8:15
 

Tickets

Ticket on sale Monday September 18
• Weekend Shows: $20 – Fri/Sat/Sun
• Weeknight Shows: $12 – Wed/Thur
• Military/Senior(62+) Discount – $2 off regular ticket
• Youth/Students – $10 weekends, $6 weeknights
• Bargain Preview Thur Oct 26 – all tickets $5
• Season Flex Passes accepted for all shows