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Central Square Theater
450 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139
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Venue was easy to find, intimate, very comfortable and staff was very helpful and friendly. Parking was convenient and reasonably priced. Dress to me, was business casual and the audience adhered respectfully to it. Great time. Highly recommended.
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Parking in Public lot across the street.
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"Truth Values"
29 ratings
4.4 average rating
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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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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


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.