What the critics have said:
"Barbara Mantini was all class..."Broadway World
"Dynamic Barbara...has the most powerful, beautiful voice... a masterful performance that is simply spine tingling."
Waterloo Region Record
"...Mantini proved, once again, to be a consummate entertainer that can go from torch to theatrical singer in a heartbeat, and do both stunningly well..."
The Tribune (Welland)
"A powerful and colourful operatic soprano...it was wonderful..."
The Spectator (Hamilton)