“Our applause seemed such an inadequate response.”

"Dickens is an endearing performer, an understated, energetic master of this story"

"Dickens the actor gives a marvelously textured performance as Dickens the writer....He has no trouble in commanding the audience"

“Dickens took the audience on a nostalgic ride. His obvious love for the tale lent it a magical quality”

“With only minor costume changes, he becomes waddling and fatuous Mr. Fezziwig, genial nephew Fred, or poor crippled Tiny Tim”

"The younger Dickens' portrayal of his illustrious ancestor is rich with nuance, humor and a generous spirit"