"The new 'Bare' benefits greatly from the clarifying vision of helmer Stafford Arima… Arima and his designers have fully re-imagined the dark heart of 'Bare' without losing its capacity to delight."
December 11, 2012, by Randy Gener
"…[bare] has been retooled for the 'It Gets Better' era to tap into today's raised consciousness about adolescent homophobia, stigmatization and bullying. It's frequently touching and tender, scoring points for the conviction of its young cast."
December 11, 2012, by David Rooney
"'Bare,' expertly staged by Stafford Arima..."
December 15, 2012, by David Cote
"Donyale Werle's versatile and beautiful set…allows for smooth and seamless transitions and a steady pace of action. Director Stafford Arima takes advantage of that, keeping the show rolling and the audience engaged."
December 9, 2012, by Zachary Stewart
"A highly anticipated and newly revised production arrives Off-Broadway this season under the energized direction of Stafford Arima with choreography by Travis Wall."
December 10, 2012, by Naveen Kumar
"…this 'Bare' is flush with feeling and nerve."
December 9, 2012, by Adam Feldman