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By | February 21, 2019

The leader will secretly assign animal types to each of the players in the room. There will always be pairs of animals. The trick is to assign the animals without players knowing which animal the other players are. Secret squirrel indeed.

Hitch Hiker

By | February 21, 2019

Hitch Hiker can be a character exercise, an environment exercise, or even a handle. The exercise usually involves two players, one driver and one passenger in a mime car. Both players have distinct characters that include: movement, sound and want. They will engage in conversation until they notice a hitch hiker and pull over to pick the character up. The player’s that were in the car already slowly transform their characters to match the character of the hitch hiker.