“Dramaturgical Improv” is a term I’ve started to use that describes a particular approach to spontaneous theatre that is near and dear to my own heart as a deviser and practitioner.
This game provides an effective way of launching into strong and definitive scene work in either long- or short-form modalities. If you’re looking to add some more variety or style into your play, “Prologue” could be just the ticket.
Some musings on the multi-faceted nature of crafting original improvisational productions and concepts. What are common functions that the improv “maker” takes on?
My first experiment in musical long-form was during my senior year at Roosevelt University in Chicago,