Recent Reviews

Photo Credit: Kevin Connors


“As Helen, Alison’s mother, Raissa Katona Bennett is heartbreaking and she delivers a devastating “Days and Days” near the end of the show, summing up the story of her life and marriage.” ~ Talking Broadway

“Raissa Katona Bennett’s performance puts heart into Helen’s songs…” ~ New Haven Review

“Raissa Katona Bennett has the less developed role of the mother, Helen. She handles the contradictions in the character well.” ~ Two on the Aisle

“…you will leave with Alison…imprinted on your mind for days to follow, as well as Helen’s (Raissa Katona Bennett) haunting rendition of ‘Days and Days’…” ~ CT Theater

Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff


“What a joy it is to hear a confident and lovely vocalist sing some of the greatest songs written for the American musical theatre.” ~ Cabaret Scenes

“Amazingly looking and sounding even better…” ~ Broadway World

“Special guests Raissa Katona Bennett and Greg Roderick were exceptional. They each brought a level of enthusiasm and experience that was lovely to watch. Ms Bennett is highly animated and thoroughly charming.”The Newtown Bee

Ron Forman features Raissa’s newest CD on his weekly radio show, SWEET SOUNDS, on and 90.3 FM, which you can listen to on Mixcloud by clicking here.


“The album is a charmed time capsule of riches…Bennett is an exceptional interpreter of classical standards.” ~ Cabaret Scenes