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Hi • 2016rpgfinalist

Jenn Martin and Todd Nicholas • www.jankcast.com

A microlarp about two lonely strangers meeting daily at the (pick one): 
-Bus
-Train
-Coffeeshop

Will they connect?

Play over five scenes, starting with Monday, ending on Friday.

During scenes:
-Read and ponder your daily instructions.
-Set a timer for three minutes. 
-Roleplay inhabiting the space where you meet. Let the day’s question guide your actions and mannerisms. Make eye contact but DO NOT SPEAK. When the timer rings, end the day. 
-Repeat for all five days.

Player one:
-Monday: Notice them. Their clothes remind you of your worst day. Why?
-Tuesday: Notice their eyes. What there have you seen in yourself? 
-Wednesday: Notice their face. It reminds you of something delightful. What?
-Thursday: Notice their smell, reminiscent of treasured childhood memories. Where?
-Friday: Notice something perfect about them. Do you hope they speak?

Player Two:
-Monday: Notice them. Their mouth reminds you of someone who hurt you. Who?
-Tuesday: Notice their body. Suddenly, you feel like a kid again. Why? 
-Wednesday: Notice their hands. They remind you of a peaceful moment. When? 
-Thursday: Notice something they have. It’s something you love. What?
-Friday: Summon your courage. When the timer rings, immediately say ‘hi’... or don’t.

The End?

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Judge Comments

Would play. noticing unspoken things. series of unique thinkpieces per character well formed. want to play both sides. will probably use as a mini-game for actors before they get on mic for romantically charged scenes. big fan. - Kat Kuhl


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