- Quirky, odd, funny, fresh.... remains fluid under the direction and choreography of Melissa Rain Anderson.
– Marcia Morphy, Democrat & Chronicle
- Melissa Rain Anderson's direction and choreography make the whole thing look easy as pie ...These talented performers move like lightning and land every joke.
– David Raymond, City Newspaper
- …director and choreographer Melissa Rain Anderson creates with her eye for childlike wonder.”
– Marisa Caruso, NYTheatreGuide.com
- The combination of acting, stage magic, smart direction and superb music make this the definitive stage Carol for us. I’m happy most of the fine cast returns, including Melissa Rain Anderson (as Mrs. Crachit and Mrs. Fezziwig)
– Jack Garner, Democrat and Chonicle