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A World of Entertainment Benefits Actors’ Benevolent Fund
February 26 @ 7:30 pm
A galaxy of stars perform in A World of Entertainment, the Actors’ Benevolent Fund Benefit Night. This is the 80th year of the Fund which works tirelessly to help and support older performers in times of financial need. This show will be a wander through memories of film, theatre and general entertainment, hosted by Les Solomon who presents the concert with Lambert House Enterprises.
Les is well-known as an agent, manager, long-time radio host of 2GB, with regular appearances on the Nine network . He has launched the careers of successful entertainers on a local and international level such as David Campbell, Tim Draxl, Hayden Tee, Judi Connelli, Eleonoa Rokobaro, James Wright and many more.
With more guest artists still to come, the line-up for the Actors’ Benevolent Fund Benefit Night will include Elenoa Rokobaro fresh from Lady Day at Emerson Bar and Grill at Belvoir St; well-known actor and comic Garry Scale; author, singer, and famed director Nick Christo; music theatre superstar Katrina Retallick; plus such rising young talent as Isaac Broadbent, Tom Kelly, Rachel Marley, Alex Bozanic, Xia Lian, Molly Stewart, Isabella Schroder, precocious 13yo talent Riley Griffin, Joe Kalou (fresh from his triumph in Bananaland); plus a special preview scene featuring the cast from the new Australian play premiering in Sydney in April, “God’s Cowboy” including Angus Farrand (“Boy Swallows Universe”) and the acclaimed dance team from Project Performing Arts including award-winning teen-age soloists Skyla Harrington-Hopkins, Felix Staas and Jakob Kelly.
Tickets Adults $40 / concessions $35/$30