Matthew Briar and the Age of Resurrection

A Fable for Silicon Valley

Matthew Briar and the Age of Resurrection


October 16-18, 2015


History San Jose, San Jose



Join us October 16-18 for a stirring night out and a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience in this grand immersive three-act fable for Silicon Valley: Matthew Briar and the Age of Resurrection. Step into three fully-interactive worlds – a World’s Fair, the Roaring 20’s, and a Depression-era camp – as you navigate the story of the invention of the ultimate disruptive technology: the ability to resurrect the recently dead.

Underneath a glorious light tower, you’ll find yourself surrounded by dancers, musicians, aerialists, opera singers, classic cars and trolleys. There, follow the haunting story of the inventor Matthew Briar and the first woman brought back from the beyond: his fiancee, Anna Marshall. In an onslaught of dazzling interactive experiences, jaw-dropping performances, and intimate encounters, you’ll trace the tale of the citizens of San Jose as they experience disruption, elation, and resurrection in the midst of a town transformed forever by technology.