A Trivial Comedy for Serious People
by Oscar Wilde
When Algernon discovers that his friend, Ernest, has created a fictional brother for whenever he needs a reason to escape dull country life, Algernon poses as the brother, resulting in ever-increasing confusion.
In the second week we will be looking at COMBO games, where we take the shtick for more than one game and do them at the same time!
In the first week we will be looking at TORTURE games, where we take a game's usual shtick and turn it up to 11.
DramaSoc's very own play competition that gives you 24 hours to write, workshop, learn and perfect an original piece of theatre before putting it on stage is back! Whether you're a theatre veteran who could learn a script with your eyes closed, or a brand new, bushy-tailed performer who wants to give it a go, this is the event for you.
Want to add a new dimension to your games? Then just add music! Don't get scared away by this one, being good at music in improv has absolutely nothing to do with being good at music irl.
Grab some friends and tell us a story. All of the acting is in the voice, body language and facial expression, not the sceneplay.
We'll limit what you can say in a scene. Get tongue-tied and lost and you're doing pretty normal.
Are you looking for an opportunity to demo your premier audition monologue, to put the 'God' in 'The Godfather', to thoroughly slaughter some Monty Python, or to escape from study for a couple hours? Then you're in the right place.