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A structure that focuses on characters.

Become

By | March 2, 2019

Become is Yes Let’s with deeper and deeper expansion. The leader will call out for the players to undertake some mime character. An inanimate object is recommended. For example, everyone become a tree. Once each player has assumed their mimed tree the leader will expand on the details of the noun. It is important for the leader to expand the description in a stepwise fashion that allows the player to respond in a stepwise fashion.

Park Bench

By | February 23, 2019

Park Bench is a classic character exercise. The first player will assume a move, sound and want. She will approach the park bench and sit quietly maintaining character. The next player will create a character and approach the park bench sitting beside the first character. There will be a brief interaction and the first character will find a reason to leave the park bench. This will leave the second player alone until the third player with a new character approaches. And so on and so on.