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Return

An uplifting anthem performed by some of Australia's greats backed by a choir and dance troupe of over 100 performers to celebrate our industry and raise funds for Benevolent Funds around Australia & Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts

RETURN IS AN ORIGINAL SONG WRITTEN BY AUSTRALIAN COMPOSER/LYRICIST JESS NEWMAN TO BOOST YOUR SPIRITS AND RAISE FUNDS FOR THE AUSTRALIAN PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY.


Over 100 artists came together to create this video to brighten up lives and to highlight the talents of our performing arts community. In this challenging time our actors, singers, dancers, creatives and technicians need your financial assistance to survive. Your donation will be distributed across the Actors and Entertainers Benevolent Funds, Trusts and organisations around Australia and the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts.


THIS PROJECT INCLUDES THE WORK OF OVER 100 ARTISTS WHO HAVE CONTRIBUTED THEIR TALENT TO CELEBRATE THE BREADTH, DEPTH AND DIVERSITY OF OUR INCREDIBLE INDUSTRY.

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CREATIVES

Directed and Choreographed by Luca Dinardo

Music and Lyrics by Jess Newman

Orchestrated by Isaac Hayward

Edited by Steve Khoury

Additional Footage by James Terry Collective

Produced by Neil Gooding Productions 

Singers

 Tim Omaji, Ruva Ngwenya, David Harris, Ainsley Melham, Jemma Rix, Arielle Jacobs and Laura Murphy.

Choir

Tahra Cannon, Elise Muley, Taylor Penrose, Sarah Krndija, Bianca Baykara, Stephanie Adams, Baylie Carson, Shannen Alyce Quan, Katie Weston, Patrick Conolly, Ed Deganos, Tom Kantor Du Toit Brendenkamp, Adam Canny, Jake Gardner, Wendy-Lee Purdy, Montana Tonkin, Zule Khan, Tayla Jarrett, Belinda Jenkin, Emily Thompson, Jessica Velucci, Jessica Condon, Allie Bizzanelli, Imogen Moore, Sherry Watson, Tamara Lee Bailey, Juan Gomez, Connor Sweeney, Lachlan Griffith, Sam Harmon, Ethan Taylor, Felicity Amos, Rosie Daly, Georgia Gourlay, Chris Pappas, Haji Myrteza, Michael Paton, Kiana Krizak, Taylor Swan, Laila Sabir, Hannah Mackay, Sam Hamilton, Jessica Ellis, Simon Buchner, Louise Butler, Kirralee Hiller, Jody Hooker,  Kate Carey, Jadd Munzer, Thomas McGuane.

Dancers

David Sirianni, Tarik Frimpong, Melissa Pham, Elandrah Feo, Marty Alix, Sheridan Anderson, Neville Parry, Tigist Strode, Noah Missell, Ashleigh Kiven, Liam Kocijan, Katrina Bickerton, Stefan Lagoulis, Shay Debney, Mietta White, Brett Fisher, Luca Dinardo, Sian Kelly, Maddy Rose Smith, Olivia Carniato, Daisy Calnin, Kyla Bartholomeusz, Rune Nydal, Celina Yuen, Tom New, John Reed, Romy Vuksan, Jamie Winbank, Freya List, Sebastian Johnston, Angelina Thompson, Emma Russell, Jazz Miller, Ben Scarmozzino.

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All donations to Actors Benevolent Fund will be distributed to the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development and all the state benevolent funds: Actors Benevolent Fund of New South Wales, Victorian Actors' Benevolent Trust, Artist Relief Fund WA, Performers Support Fund of South Australia and Actors' & Entertainers Benevolent Fund of Queensland Incorporated.


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