Short review: Uncle Vanya
A bright new contemporary translation of the Chekhov classic by Annie Baker. Ennui, anger, lust and greed affect the residents of a Russian country estate when a proposed sale is suggested. Fri 8pm, Sat 8 pm, Sun 2pm. Through May 6; $20; The Actor’s Theatre of Sacramento, 1721 25th St.; (916) 501-6104 / (916) 583-4880; www.actinsac.com.