Category Archives: Warm-Up

Yes

By | February 16, 2019

Yes is a variation of cross circle that does not involve name learning. A player starts by looking across the circle and making eye contact with another player and pointing at them. When the player notices (hopefully right away) they will say “yes.” When the player pointing is acknowledged by another player she may start to move across the circle towards that player. The player that just said “yes” must now find another player in the circle by making eye contact and pointing.

Open Your Hands

By | February 15, 2019

When the leader calls for it ever player in the room mimes catching something into their open hands. They then sound off what fell from the sky into their hands. Once a player has described what fell into their hands, they discard the mime object and continue to mill about. This cycle of mill, catch, explain continues.

Making Faces

By | February 15, 2019

The player in the middle is given some important title, like king or CEO. The players on either side are doing the middle players bidding. For purposes of this explanation we will have a Queen in the middle with two servants on her left and right. The queen will engage these servants with various servant like tasks. However, there are some respect issues in this monarchy.