Riverside Theatres presents
REWIND – the Aretha Franklin songbook
starring christine anu
Australia’s soul diva Christine Anu returns in 2019 with REWIND – The Aretha Franklin Songbook in an intimate concert at Riverside.
Experience Christine’s powerful performance for the first time, or return to enjoy her soulful and sassy tunes once again.
In this must-see performance, Christine delivers soulful interpretations of Aretha’s most memorable songs including the signature tunes Respect and (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman among other unforgettable Aretha classics.
Christine has enjoyed the opportunity to connect with a new audience through the magic of Aretha Franklin’s music. “Nobody says it or sings it better than Aretha Franklin. She is one of my greatest influences and an inspiration. I truly believe she is the greatest soul singer of our time,” says Christine.
With an illustrious career spanning more than two decades, Australia’s most iconic First Nations Entertainer has amassed a multitude of achievements spanning music, theatre, dance, film, television and children’s entertainment. A multi-ARIA nominee and recipient, Christine has had platinum albums, a Green Room Award for Best Actress in a Musical, won song of the year (for My Island Home) and is an eight-time Deadly Award recipient, with no plans to slow down. She has had success after success in the entertainment arena for twenty years which looks to continue into a busy and exciting 2019.