Category Archives: Environment


By | August 15, 2010

Environment is the base for all improv comedy scenes. There may be the odd Dadaist free form scene that doesn’t need a solid mime environment, but almost every scene will benefit from a strong environment.  The following improv structures will help strengthen environment.  

Split Environments

By | August 2, 2010

Synonyms Shared worlds Introduction In this scene two players will be in the same scene, however each player will believe that she is a different environment. If one player believes that she is in an air traffic control tower, she will respond to everything that the other player does as if she were in an… Read More »

Environment Scene

By | August 2, 2010

Synonyms Living set Introduction In this scene the participating players will create an environment of your suggestion. Description The players rapidly fill the stage, each one taking up the role of another essential part of the suggested environment. The players should offer themselves as props: trees, tables, rocks. They can supply sound effects as well.… Read More »