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Jenna Leigh Green and John Hill in Bare.
Photo by Joan Marcus
Chiara Johnpeter: Ivy in Bare the musical
Jon Hartmere and the late Damon Intrabartolo's musical had a 2000 Los Angeles premiere. Following the Los Angeles production, Bare began an Off-Broadway run at the American Theatre of Actors (Chernuchin Theatre) March 25, 2004. A re-imagined version of Bare returned Off-Broadway in December 2012.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.