Venue Details

67 Star Starred
Central Square Theater
450 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139
617-576-9278
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Glenna Weiss
before matinee, Brookline Lunch was great and reasonable and just around the corner!
Arabian Nights dining Dec 01 2014 star this tip starred
Charlotte
The chairs are not padded well, so bring a pillow if you're prone to pain.
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Wendy P
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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 11 2009

The setting was great ... alll seats had good views; we would return to that theater. We were both looking forward to the biting edge of MIT's unique sense of humor; we also expected to see situations more subtle and specific to MIT than cookies...continued

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attended Sep 12 2009

I really liked the play and the theater was just fine for me, as we were sitting in the 2nd row. It would have been good to know in advance that it was general seating (no specified seats) so we might have come in earlier. But I loved the...continued

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attended Sep 13 2009

I found the concept of this show intriguing so I took my wife and daughter, she 3 years out of Smith College with a degree in Chemistry. Unfortunately, we arrived just before the show started and did not realize the theatre was an empty room with...continued

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Website

http://www.centralsquaretheater.org/special_events.html

Quotes & Highlights

“De Cari’s delivery is quick and passionate… she’s an ace at taking on the story’s 30-odd characters.” —Boston Herald
“De Cari is an appealing and nimble-witted performer, showcasing her versatility… chronicling her own journey toward self-knowledge as a kind of wide-eyed Alice in Numberland.”  —Boston Globe
“De Cari skillfully weaves her tale with charm, humor and a healthy dose of self-deprecation.” —Boston Metro

Description

Following sold-out runs in New York and San Francisco as well as a critically acclaimed run at Central Square Theater last year, Catalyst Collaborative@MIT welcomes back Gioia De Cari’s one-woman tour-de-force, Truth Values: One Girl’s Romp Through MIT’s Male Math Maze. Nominated for Best Solo Performance of 2009 by the Independent Reviewers of New England, and Outstanding Solo Show at the New York International Fringe Festival, Truth Values has been hailed by critics and audiences alike.

About the Ticket Supplier: Central Square Theater

The Central Square Theater is home to Underground Railway Theater (URT) and The Nora Theatre Company, two professional theater companies with a combined track record of over 48 years of excellence.

URT has a 29 year history of connecting high quality professional theater with communities, performing new plays for young audiences, families and adults, and teaching through its rigorous education programming. Combining actors, puppetry and music, URT reaches out to and engages diverse audiences with performances of great beauty and compelling social content.

During The Nora's 19 years, audiences and the media have recognized it for its exceptionally high quality work. Mission-driven to bring cutting-edge, thought- provoking, and contemporary productions to New England audiences, The Nora has introduced local audiences to Boston, New England, and/or world premieres.