He said, she said.
Hands down, one of the best musical scores EVER!
THE NEW YORK TIMES
The fact that Inappropriate was born from the pain and yearnings of young people also means it does an excellent job of conveying the primal emotional themes of adolescence. --- Anita Gates
THE NEW YORK POST
Inappropriate is the edgiest review in years. Michael Sottile's rich score and honest words are
ultimately, unexpectedly inspiring – put over with the kind of life force that made Rent so remarkable.
Inappropriate is intriguing, alive, powerful and wonderfully inspiring. --- Chip Deffaa
THE LOS ANGELES TIMES
Defiant and honest, and with driving energy and soaring harmonies, Inappropriate lets young people know that they're not alone, while reminding adults about the challenges of adolescence and enlisting their compassion and assistance. It charts a journey from the unknown into darkness – and on toward hope. --- Daryl Miller
The music is electric, the choreography is energetic, and the stories are honest and at times utterly heartbreaking. What a privilege to have been invited into the world of Inappropriate.
Parents, take your kids. Kids, take your parents. Not
only is the musical, Inappropriate, a solid piece of entertainment, but it also has the power to heal.
Adolescent angst finds a voice in the affecting musical, Inappropriate, which has enough honest sparks to be moving and extremely enjoyable. --- Steven Oxman
THE VILLAGE VOICE
A heartening rock musical, the production offers inspiring portraits of adolescent courage and transformation. Performed with unflagging rock and roll energy, the show makes it possible for each of the young stars to convincingly belt out the line, “I am everything that you are." ---Charles McNulty
AMERICAN RADIO NETWORK
Inappropriate is sensational. It is a ground-breaking rock musical.
I've been in this business for a long time, but never have I come across something so beautiful and honest as Inappropriate.This show is incredibly inspiring. It
makes you believe that there's hope for our future.
THE HUFFINGTON POST
A high-voltage production both defiant and hugely poignant with a terrific musical score. One Day cannot fail to move its audiences. It's a theatrical endeavor that co-mingles sweet moments with heartbreaking ones.
But what resonates is both the pain and the hope that define the human experience. --- Fran Segal
One Day brings the teenage experience to light with astonishing beauty, honesty and rawness that is not often addressed on stage. Based on true journal entries written by teens, Sottile’s soulful music, heartfelt lyrics and poetic book combined with Leeper’s inventive choreography makes for fine theater. --- Jeryl Brunner
FRONT ROW CENTER
One Day shines through the new era of modern musical theater. The masterful young performers mount this material with so much respect, energy, skill, and talent that you cannot help but to be invested in their lives. RUN to One Day, and let this potent piece change your theatrical mind and your human heart. --- Daniel Dunlow
THEATER IN THE NOW
One Day is a conversation starter on some of the toughest topics of today. The score Sottile has written is absolutely beautiful. Each song is catchy and hard. He allows for the music and lyrics to speak for the topic and resonate with the audience. --- Michael Block
One Day takes us through the heart-wrenching journey of the “troubled teen”. It is an honest portrayal of an American youth in crisis with the resounding truth that love is the answer to all of the questions. --- Michele Seven
THE CAPE COD TIMES
The music is fantastic...the songs are funny and clever, rhyming joyfully and teeming with townie-in-jokes...audience members may find themselves feeling that the musical, with all its decadent feelings, actually feels like it gives a message about the spirit of a small town. --- Reva Blau
THE PROVINCETOWN BANNER
Derin Brockovich pops and sizzles. It's funny, clever and FANTASTIC!
STAGE BUZZ NEW YORK
Derin Brockovich - The Musical is outstanding. It's powerful, has loads of laughter
and great songs.
CAPE COD DAILY
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THE CAPE COD TIMES
The Snowman In The Dunes is magical, enjoyable and extraordinary. The music by Michael Sottile is tuneful and very beautiful. His lyrics are clever and engaging.
THE PROVINCETOWN BANNER
Holiday spirit abounds in The Snowman In The Dunes.