My boss saw two brothers, aged 4 and 8, being interviewed on Breakfast Television. The host asked what they wanted to be when they grow up.
The older brother answered “A dentist.”
The younger one blurted:
“I wanna be a dragon!”
As we get older, logic starts to rein in our imagination. Improv is a chance to let it run free again.
The next time something crazy, unexpected, or illogical happens on stage and your left brain wants to justify or “correct” it, ask yourself: Would you rather be a dentist, or a dragon?