All the players duck down, and the host claps or says “toast up”. Whoever jumps up does a scene. Host claps or says “toast down”, and the players duck down. This repeats, and whoever jumps up does another scene. The scenes can be all in the same location, or random. If the same players pop up, they can play the same characters as in their previous scene.
“This is called Toaster. For this game our players are going to crouch down, and when anyone claps their hands some of the players will pop up and do a scene. To get us started could I get a location where people might meet?”
If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter containing helpful improv resources, improv exercises, casting calls for new shows and news about the UK improv scene please subscribe.
Hoopla are the UK’s first improv theatre and the UK’s biggest improv school with fun and friendly improv shows and classes every day of the week in London and across the UK. We provide fantastic ongoing performing opportunities to students from our courses and a warm, welcoming and supportive community to help make improv for everyone.