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Drama Game: Passed Around (Trust Exercise #3)

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Mar 19, 2013 Drama Games, Ensemble Building , , , , 1 Comment

Type:  Ensemble Building. Purpose: Encourage comfortability among the group. Encourage trust. Procedure:  Arrange the students in close circles (6-8 students at most). One brave volunteer goes to the middle, arms crossed over chest. When the student is ready, they may fall forward or backward and then be gently ‘passed’ around the circle. Keep the circle [...]

Drama Game: Falling Backward (Trust Exercise #2)

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Feb 22, 2013 Drama Games, Ensemble Building , , , , , 0 Comments

Type:  Ensemble Building. Purpose: Encourage comfortability among the group. Encourage trust. Procedure:  This is the first of a fall series, so it may work best to demonstrate first either with a brave student or with two teachers. Working in pairs, partner 1 stands with their back facing partner 2. Partner 1 is going to fall [...]

Drama Game: Walking Blind (Trust Exercise #1)

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Feb 17, 2013 Drama Games, Ensemble Building , , , , 0 Comments

Type:  Ensemble Building. Purpose: Encourage comfortability among the group. Encourage trust. Procedure:  This is a silent activity. Students work in pairs. Partner 1 is instructed to close their eyes as partner 2 leads them around the space. Partner 2’s goal is to make their partner feel as safe as possible. They must determine what is [...]