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Chatting with CelebMix

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About what’s been happening.  Click on the pic to read.

Thanks so much for having me, CelebMix.

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King Role a Crowning Glory

I recently had a candid chat with Hills Shire Times and Rouse Hill Times about Beautiful, new music and future goal posts.

Have a read by clicking either one of the articles.

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BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King Musical

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So glad to finally share that I’ve joined the Aussie cast of Broadway hit, BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King musical, as part of American R&B/Soul group, The Drifters!

Growing up, Carole’s Tapestry album was a staple for us (thanks mom).  Who’d of thought that one day I’d get to be part of telling her story?  Man…  Life sure is an adventure.

We open at Sydney Lyric Theatre this September.

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‘GREASE’ Opening Season

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Wow Brisbane.  Over 14,000 of you came out to see us.

Thanks so much for making opening season one to remember.  Grateful.

Newcastle, you’re next.  And to our incredible cast and crew, I miss you already x

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Halogen ImagiNATION

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Had the best time sharing my thoughts on leadership and influence at Halogen ImagiNATION.

It’s such a privilege investing in the next generation.  Thanks Halogen Australia for having me.

Also, shout-out to Scott Tweedie and Gemma Knight for being ace hosts

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Memories of Ghana

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When I think about the week I spent in Ghana, oh man … words escape me.

Getting to participate in the country’s 60th Independence Day celebrations, taking in their stunning landscape, rich culture and passionate people, I’m floored.  And so thankful.

I always gain fresh perspective while traveling.  But being South African-born, standing on African soil again was extra special.  A spiritual experience.

Massive thanks must go to my beautiful and generous friend, Darlene Zschech, for having me along.

You know, we joke a lot about the whole ‘hashtag blessed’ thing on social media.  But for real…  Through life’s rough times and my (many) flaws, moments like these are just another reminder of how blessed I really am x

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Getting Real with Broadway World

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In my first chat with Broadway World, I don’t hold too much back.

So if you don’t mind a some get-real revelations, click on my face and see.

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Cool Has No Colour

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Some great conversation with Theatre People about all things Grease: The Arena Experience.

Click my leather jacket to read on.

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Silent Night

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Surprise!  My new Christmas single, Silent Night.

Whether it’s bringing the ones you love together, getting into the festive spirit or just something nostalgic to play while you go about your day, my hope is that this song adds to your life in some way.

You can find it now on iTunes and watch the video below.

Big love x

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Hills Shire Times

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Wow.  Some more local love.

Thank you so much for your support, Hills Shire Times.

It means the world and I’m truly appreciative.

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Rouse Hill Times

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It means a lot to have the support of my local people.

Thanks Rouse Hill Times for always getting behind me.

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Raving It Up

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Rave It Up TV, not long before GREASE was announced.

Much was shared.  Not just about what I’m up to career-wise, but my background, thoughts on mental health, the entertainment industry and lots more.  There’s even a cheeky game at the end too.

For anyone wanting a bit more of an in-depth look into what I’m about, this is worth checking out.  You can either watch the interview above, or listen to the podcast here.

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Buzz’d Out Convos

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It’s always good catching up with Theatre Buzz AU.  And this time, it was about show life, dream collabs, new music and the festive season.

Click my mug for the scoop.

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Q&A with RockPop

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Getting up to all sorts with RockPop.

Click the rings to see.

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Had an ace time with CelebMix.

We talked GREASE, super-secret talents and way more.

Tap my head to get the 411.

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Hanging with The AU Review

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Fun chatting about all things Grease: The Arena Experience, Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park, snack radars and the unexpected.

Thanks Kara Bertoncini and The AU Review for putting up with me :p.

Hit the pic to see it all.

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Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park

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NZ.  I’m excited to be heading your way to perform at Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park! Hitting Christchurch, Auckland and your TV screens arena-style.

Click the pic to read all about it.

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GREASE: The Arena Experience

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Oh man, it was hard keeping this one quiet.

I’m beyond stoked to finally share that I’ve joined the cast of GREASE: The Arena Experience, playing Kenickie!

What a privilege to share this ride with such an ace group of people and be part of something so iconic.  That I get to reunite with my friend, Dami Im, too (who I did The X-Factor with) makes it even sweeter.

We kick off our national tour in Brisbane next April, so grab your tickets here and see ya there!

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Dancing On My Own

Dancing On My Own cover with my very talented friend, Marley Sola.

Audio below too.  And if you like it, we’d love for to share it around x

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Fashion + Aid 2016

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Photo by Peter Berzankis

 

Had a blast performing at Fashion + Aid 2016 in Melbourne.

Thanks so much for having me.  It was an honour x

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Photos by Fiona Hamilton

 

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Nice little X-Factor reunion with Nat Bassingthwaite, who murdered the stage with Rogue Traders.

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