Aunty Donna are an award winning Australian comedy group producing and performing live shows and videos, with a You Tube channel reaching over 154,000 subscribers with over 21 million views.Creating everything themselves, Aunty Donna are actor/writers Mark Samual Bonanno, Broden Kelly and Zachary Ruane; writer/director Sam Lingham; film director/editor Max Miller; and sound designer/composer Tom Armstrong.At Aunty Tutu walks among the gods as she strolls through the grounds of the Sheraton, greeting guests as if they were long-lost friends, spreading so much aloha it catches them off-guard, their faces lit up with a smile as they walk away from this chance encounter.She lives the persona of Aunty Tutu, not just in her ceremonies or while on stage, but at all times.
Her mother's best friends—June's "aunties"—invite June to take Suyuan's place at their mah jong table so she can sit at the East, "where everything begins." Suyuan Woo had invented the original Joy Luck Club in China, before the Japanese invaded the city of Kweilin.
In addition to the live shows, Aunty Donna’s online presence is massive.
Video projects include the award winning original web series, 1999, exclusively for You Tube thanks to Screen Australia and Google’s Skip Ahead funding; Trendy, commissioned by Comedy Central; and a pilot for ABC i View and Screen Australia as part of the Fresh Blood Comedy Initiative.
compound pay rises for 2016-19, plus extra perks contrary to government guidelines.
These included back-dated pay rises to July 1, seven days “domestic violence leave” (huh?