So Gabriel participated in something pretty amazing last month and I was astounded at what talent these 8th graders had. It something called Destination Imagination: The Improv Games. He’s in the REACH program at his school and they formed a team. Here is the basic outline:
Create 3 independent improvisational sketches.
Research and incorporate improvisational games and street performances.
Practice integrating randomly selected situations and settings.
Here is my favorite of the 3 sketches: In a World Where Everything You Eat is Sour. Gabe is the tall guy in the plaid:
I’ll refrain from getting all gushy, but I will say I’m a super proud mom and leave it at that.