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5 Star Starred
The Factory Theatre
791 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118
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"Dark Matters"
16 ratings
4.6 average rating
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14 events
11 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 18 2011

A well-acted, thought-provoking play, utilizing a unique space. Worth seeing. Made me think that I was on the cutting edge of the arts scene in Boston, even though I'm not that cool. I liked it.

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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 19 2011

Black Box Theater, 4 actors.

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5 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 06 2011

Excellent acting and well written
Very intimate venue
Had a great afternoon at the matinee
Highly recommended

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Quotes & Highlights

“Fans of both The Twilight Zone and The X-Files will find lots to like in Dark Matters. Aguirre-Sacasa keeps one’s head spinning with all of his story’s delicious and sinister possibilities.” —


In an isolated house at the edge of a cornfield, Bridget Cleary goes missing in the dead of the night. Her husband and daughter scramble to help Sheriff Egan find her. Then, as suddenly as she vanished, Bridget reappears, talking about strange visitations and otherwordly beings. Is she lying? Or are supernatural forces at work?

Science Fiction Theatre Company makes its Earthly debut with Aguirre-Sacasa’s Dark Matters, which first premiered in New York in 2006. 

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