Dating game improv characters
Four performers sing a song about a member of the audience, to a blues tune, one line at a time.The second and forth lines of the song should rhyme.All but one performer leaves, while the remaining performer gets a suggestion of a common expression.The first performer is given a set amount of time to communicate this suggestion to the 2nd performer, using only mime and Gibberish.Performers continue to replace each other and perform short scenes.Based on an audience suggestion, a scene is performed in 64 seconds.The 1960s television show The Dating Game featured three contestants who competed for a date with a bachelorette.As the bachelorette could not see the contestants, she would ask love connection questions and base her choice off the answers.
At some point, one of the other performers calls “freeze”, at which point they tag one of the two on-stage performers and take their exact physical position, and begin a new scene.
The title of the musical and the song are audience-suggested.
The song is occasionally sung to an audience member seated in front of the performers.
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