Fear Statues

Duration: 70 minutes


Exercise description

Split into three groups. The groups are separated into different rooms or spaces and given the task to prepare a statue about fear, paying particular attention to how the body responds to fear.

Back in plenary, the first group display their statue. The rest are the audience and they say what they saw. Type of exercise: Statues Theatre Duration: 70 minutes Materials: / Then the statue performers clarify what they wanted to show. There can be a brief discussion if needed. Then the next group display their statue, and so on.


Type of exercise:


45-90 min


For more about the Statues Theatre method see the chapter on Creative Conflict Transformation.

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