The Man From Snowy River (Arena Spectacular)Paper Rating: Word Count: 496 Approx Pages: 2
What are the very "Australian characteristics in this performance?
The Man from Snowy River portrays many "Australian characteristics. Some of the characteristics for example are the costumes worn by the actors who completed the character with their language. The scenery adds to the uniqueness of the performance; and no performance is complete without its own style of music.
The costumes helped to bring out the characteristics of Australia's well known rugged outdoors. Steve Bisley, who played poet Banjo Patterson, was dressed in a drizabone and akubra, as well as a swag slung on one of his shoulders. Many of the main characters wore these, as well