This drama warm-up is part of a collection of 40 classic drama games found on Drama Notebook.

Drama Game Hot SeatIn this classic drama game, one student goes up in front of the class and assumes the role of a character or a famous person while the audience players interrogate him/her. The hot-seated actor must stay in character! This may be played as an history integration game, with real historical characters and students having to give accurate answers, or as a fictitious game during which actors may play any type of character and improvise their answers. The game may also be used as a rehearsal warm-up during which actors portray their characters from the play.

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