Here’s an effort to identify some of the common elements that make short-form what it is.
Have you experienced the ensemble delights of “The Café?”
“Shape of Show” combines both past learnt wisdom with current in-the-moment discoveries.
Psssst… here are some thoughts on “Secrets” and improv.
Does anyone use a “Typewriter” any more? Here’s a new game with an old name.
“Scene Painting” serves as the first improv “S” and refers to the craft of bringing the stage to life with little more than your descriptive words.
“Here Comes the Bus” allows players to explore contrasting relationships and energies. It’s also easily expanded into a long-form offering.
A little “Inappropriate Behavior” can go a long way in your short- and long-form work, especially when paced with patience and skill.
This is a challenging and rewarding dynamic that explores one scene or story from multiple perspectives.
“Diamond Dance” provides an energized movement dynamic that can serve your short- and long-form goals.