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Rachael Beck

RACHAEL BECK

Award-winning actor Rachael Beck is one of Australia's most in-demand performers in musical theatre and television.
Much of Rachael's current time is dedicated to musical theatre, including her most recent role of 'Kathy Selden' in the hit IMG production of Singing in the Rain directed by David Atkins, which earned her a prestigious Mo Award nomination.

Rachael is widely remembered for her award winning role opposite Hugh Jackman as 'Belle' in Beauty and the Beast, which won an ARIA Award for the Best Australian Soundtrack / Cast / Show Release in 1996.

An impressive list of television credits also supports Rachael's position as one of Australia's most promising actors, including Stingers, Mercury, The Feds, This Man This Woman, GP, Flying Doctors, and her popular role as 'Sam' in Hey Dad over three years. She has also appeared in the film Ocean Boulevard.
Rachael's impressive career is a testament to her staying power in Australian entertainment.


GLENN SHORROCK

Little River Band cracked the lucrative United States market in 1976, and began a string of eight Top Ten Hits in the U.S.A. and around the world. The band has sold in excess of 25 million albums, often being credited for opening the door for many Australian acts on the international circuit.

In 1995, Glenn fronted Little River Band during their 20th year anniversary, three and a half-month tour of the United States. His songwriting credits include the international hits Help is on its Way, Emma, Home on Monday (co-writer Beeb Birtles), Long Jumping Jeweller, Shut Down Turn Off, My Own Way Home (co-writter Brain Cadd) and Cool Change. Glenn's lasted CD was released in 2000: Spin Me 'Round, co-produced with Brian Cadd...


kids in the kitchen

KIDS IN THE KITCHEN

Kids in the Kitchen, the eighties five piece "new wave" band formed in 1984, quickly raced to the top of the charts with their debut album "Shine" yielding 5 top ten singles.

The facts · Sold over 350,000 records · 8 singles over 2 albums · held house records in Melbourne & Sydney · toured overseas · signed to Mushroom in Australia · signed to Sire records in the USA · Freddy Demann management in USA (Madonna's Management) · "Shine" 1st album singles included · Change in Mood · Bitter Desire · Something That You Said · Current Stand · My life · Not the way.


ANDREW DE SILVA BAND

Andrew De Silva's raw blend of R&B Funk and Rock catapult him into a league of his own. Defying any boundaries set in the musical genres that he incorporates into his fresh fusions, De Silva's music can't be pigeonholed.

Former  singer and songwriter of R&B group 'CDB', De Silva toured throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia, leading them to accomplish great success, here and abroad. They opened shows for Boys II Men, Tina Arena and K-ci & Jo-jo to name a few...

christine anu

CHRISTINE ANU

Christine Anu has always been one impressive woman.

From the release of her platinum selling debut "Stylin' Up", her involvement with the award winning Bangarra Dance company, through to her appearances in amazing musicals such as "Rent",

Christine has always managed to stay in vogue, in form and incredible.

boom crash opera

BOOM CRASH OPERA

Almost from its inception in 1985, Boom Crash Opera was the subject of competition between major record companies in a bid to snare the band. Boom Crash Opera eventually signed to WEA with immediate results.

Pete Farnan and Richard Pleasance formed Boom Crash Opera in Melbourne with Peter Maslen, Greg O'Connor and newcomer Dale Ryder. Ryder became a pin-up idol, and it seemed Boom Crash Opera would become a case of contrived form over substance.
The band's first two exuberant singles, 'Great Wall'/'Caught Between Two Towns' (#7 in May 1986) and 'Hands Up In The Air'/'Leave' (#11 in August) put paid to that when each hit the national Top 20. The singles established the hallmarks of the Boom Crash Opera sound: the tight, funky rock of the music, the boom-like crack of the drums and the work song chant of the vocals.
American Alex Sadkin (Grace Jones, James Brown, Simply Red, Talking Heads) produced the band's eponymous debut album, which came out in September 1987. 'City Flat'/'Spirit Of Progress' (July 1987), 'Her Charity'/'Face That I'm Living In' (September) and 'Love Me To Death'/'Bombshell' (February 1988) were minor hits, while the album peaked at #17 nationally in November.

These Here Are Crazy Times (October 1989) reached #7 on the national chart in November, and yielded the monster hits 'Onion Skin'/'Rocks In My Head' (#11 in August), 'Get Out Of The House'/'Thinking In Slow Motion' (#24 in October) and 'The Best Thing'/'Flying A Kite In The Rain' (December). Look! Listen! featured the jubilant 'Dancing In The Storm' (#21 in May 1990) and 'Talk About It' (#35 in July). Two of their hit singles even made it onto the soundtracks of International film releases. 'Dancing In The Storm' featured in the well-known movies 'Don't Tell Mom The Babysitters Dead' and 'The Big Steal', and 'The Best Thing', also featured in 'Don't Tell Mom The Babysitters Dead'. 'Onion Skin' also hit number 5 in the US charts.


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