Park Bench

Park Bench

Description

There are two chairs next to one another on stage. These chairs can change into anything during each scene, but they stay where they are. Two improvisers make a scene around the two chairs; they might be on a park bench, a sofa, a big wheel, in a car, etc. After a short scene, one actor makes an excuse to leave and the scene changes into another one as a new improviser joins. Everyone gets to play in two scenes and the person entering gets to define what the chairs are. The person who left first comes in to do their second scene at the end. This game is about getting used to playing in scenes, agreement and listening to offers.

 

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