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A structure that depends heavily on audience participation

Options-Paper Chase

By | August 2, 2010

Paper Chase is a handle that overlaid on an open scene. As the scene proceeds the performers will bend over and pick up a slip of paper, read it aloud and incorporate the offer into the scene. Paper Chase is audience centered and fun. The handle does challenge narrative as there can be some very sharp turns laying on the floor.


By | August 2, 2010

Options is a handle where the performers are kept nimble by having to incorporate offers from the audience throughout the scene. The goal of the performers is to continue the narrative arc of the scene. Most offers will be helpful to the narrative, others will be zany and destructive.