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5 Star Starred
The Factory Theatre
791 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118
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1 review
1 stars
The entrance to the theatre is around the back. Facing the building, go right. You will not be able to access it if you go left..
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"The Shape of Things"
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4.6 average rating
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7 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 04 2009

Very professional and provoking depiction of LaBute's deep, dark, mostly truthful, if a bit slanted mirror of today's life. Very compelling subject matter---the nature of art and gender roles---very thoughtfully and 'artfully' presented. Don't...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 04 2009

Intimate setting and well done!

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1 review
0 stars
attended Sep 03 2009

Acting is fantastic. The actors captured the nuances of each relationship.

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Adam is nothing special, simply drifting through life—until he meets Evelyn, a charismatic student of art who knows exactly who she is, and what she wants. Through Adam and Evelyn’s relationship, Tony-nominated playwright Neil LaBute examines issues of identity, romance, and art, posing the question: How far would you go for the one you love?