MUSIC

Christine Anu
Australia Crest

29 year old singer born in Cairns, the third of Torres Strait Islander mother Zipporah's seven children.

Part of her growing up time was on the islands, where singing is a daily part of life, whether it be to bless the food or beat the occasional boredom.

She has a son, 3 year old Kuiam, by a former partner.

In 1995 her debut album was Stylin' Up.

Currently she is in playing the role of Mimi, a HIV positive exotic dancer, in the hit musical Rent.

Other musicals include Bad Boy Johnny and the Prophets of Doom in 1994 and the short-lived Little Shop of Horrors in 1996.


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