Legendary actors explain trick to fusing Australian and American quirks
Australian actors John Bell and Linda Cropper have shared the key to acting out an American-created play.
The actors take to the stage in the Sydney Theatre Company’s Grand Horizons, an American play adapted to the Australian setting.
John told Deborah Knight a lot of changes were made.
“We actually did a couple of runs of the play with an American accent.
“It just heightened the stakes a bit and made us a bit more brash maybe, a bit more confrontational, than Australians tend to be.”
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