Fantastic list of places and environments to use with improv games or to teach students how to create the illusion of space using movement and imagination. Almost 100 places on three printable pages.

In theatre, actors must transform space into new environments (places) that are believable to the audience, sometimes without the use of props or a set. Use this list of places to help students create the illusion of a new environment using their imaginations, movement, tableau, and ensemble.

This list is also a great resource when playing improv games that call for a location!

There are 66 regular places/environments on the first two pages and 30 special animal-themed places to use with a drama unit involving animals or with younger students. Also included are four activities to try right away.

Examples of places and environments:

  • The mall
  • Doctor’s office
  • Public library

Examples of animal-themed places:

  • Farm
  • Animal shelter
  • Veterinarian’s office

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