WHERE: Riverfront Playhouse, 13 Water Street Mall, downtown Aurora
WHEN: 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, now to Feb. 29
COST AND INFO: $15 to 17; riverfrontplayhouse.com, 630-897-9496
ABOUT: In a brash reworking of Chekhov’s "Uncle Vanya," a group of old friends, ex-lovers, estranged in-laws, and lifelong enemies grapple with life’s thorniest questions – and each other. "Life Sucks" contains adult language.