The Rakes Progress cast is nicely balanced by Diana Cantrelle’s hearty balanced tone as Mother Goose” Baltimore Sun

“The contralto soloist, Diana Cantrelle’s deep rich voice gave us all new meaning to the words…she provided high quality interpretation to Handel’s work.”   Kemptville Advance,  Ontario,  Canada

“Beethoven Mass in C – … contralto Diana Cantrelle,  offered admirably sensitive phrasing.”    Baltimore Sun

“The Three Ladies create earthy humor, vocal harmonies and delightful comedy.” Baltimore Sun

“…Diana Cantrelle’s handsome contralto voice is both touching and droll as her role (Ruth) is the most changeable over the length of the script.”   Potomac Stages,  Washington,  DC

“…As Ginny,  Cantrelle steals the show…not only is she a real opera singer,  but as an actress,  a powerful presence.”  City Paper

“Lady Jane,  nicely balanced by contralto,  Diana Cantrelle,  gave this role vibrant vocal color and style.”   Washington Post

“…In Turtle Soup,  Cantrelle proving a stirring vocalist.”   Baltimore Sun

“…Diana Cantrelle was very sympathetic and clear voiced mezzo-soprano as the maid,  Suzuki…”   Rave Entertainment,  Los Angeles

“…compelling, convincing as the Drummer Girl…high point of the evening.”   Süddeutsche Zeitung

“…showed delicate vocal warmth with her interpretation of the Schubert Lieder and also her acting talent.”    Stadt und Kreis Günzburg

“…sympathetic Cherubino…sung with competence, enthusiasm and
inspiration.”    The Daily Breeze,  Los Angeles

“…vocally most reliable and satisfying…sincerely touching as a loving parent.”
   Santa Barbara News Press

“…powerful dramatic mezzo-soprano.”    Goleta Valley Voice

“…magnificent voice.”   Fullerton News Tribune

“…an energetic ball of fire…a most welcome addition to the cast.”   Dramalogue,  Los Angeles

“…accomplished actress.”    LA Reader

“…marvelous as Lady Thiang and has a magnificent voice.”   Anaheim Times News

“..a smart choice, ability to give emotional depth to the opera’s score.”    Sentinel

“…she gives the production it’s finishing touch with her comic ability.”    Clayton News

“…frames this play irreplaceably…uses her voice and body with precision.”    Knoxville News Sentinel

“…Cantrelle’s  contralto  voice…stands out … steals the show.”    The Atlanta Constitution