|"Director Simon Butteriss, who also plays Ko-Ko, is my nomination for greatest living Englishman. His Little List was hilarious, his timing is immaculate, his singing is excellent, his instinct for observing tradition while making it relevant is impeccable. 5 stars."
Tully Potter, Daily Mail
"No light tenor sparkles more brightly or consistently than Simon Butteriss, helped by his charismatic personality."
Edward Greenfield, in Portrait Gallery: A Life in Classical Music
"Surely the leading comic baritone of his generation"
Manchester Evening News
"Touched with comic genius"