New York Post / Clive Barnes

    Brian Stokes Mitchell as Coalhouse is so charismatic critics should wish they'd never used the word before.

New York Times:

    ...Mitchell emerges as a sexy, charismatic star who finds a sinuous dignity in the persecuted Coalhouse...

Rolling Stone

    Ragtime - powered by the thrilling voice and acting of Brian Stokes Mitchell - becomes a milestone in musical theater.

E! Entertainment

    Brian Stokes Mitchell, as the charismatic ragtime player Coalhouse Walker, is turning in a star performance.


    The charismatic Brian Stokes Mitchell gives a break-out performance as Coalhouse Walker...

The Associated Press:

    As played by the mesmerizing Brian Stokes Mitchell, Coalhouse ignites the musical, particularly in an anthem of hope called "Wheels of a Dream."


    ...a splendid cast of full-voiced actors led by Brian Stokes Mitchell, a sensitive powerhouse as Walker...


    Brian Stokes Mitchell, in one of the shows’ standout performances... charming and strong-voices, Mitchell carries much of the weighty second act on his shoulders.

Washington Post

    He is a splendid, charismatic Walker, with an edge of tenderness that makes you feel for him. He’s also a lithe, exciting dancer, and the show finally gets on its feet with his first number...


    ...Brian Stokes Mitchell, a sensitive powerhouse as Walker.

The London Times

    I was touched and gripped by Brian Stoke Mitchell’s stubborn, sensitive Coalhouse...

Channel 4

    ...Coalhouse Walker Jr. played sensationally by Brian Stokes Mitchell.

Channel 9

    ...Coalhouse played to perfection by Brian Stokes Mitchell


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