Playing this game will teach you how to develop a plot. You'll learn how to take your characters from the first scene to the second to third and so and so on, until the end -- which can be a challenging learning curve. You'll not only learn how to plot you'll also have fun.
Use whatever song, from whatever genre or band or decade.
Use the entire song or only a few lines.
Use the song as inspiration to write your own or only change a few lines or a few words or use the song as is.
Inspired by Celtic music, this is what I created....
Three actor; four scene musical
Three actors: an older woman, a younger woman and a man
costume: The two women are dressed in worn clothing -- think old Irish dress. The older woman has a shawl. The man wears a suit jacket with a knit vest and high, leather boots.
three actors on stage
The two women stand together, stage left.
The man is at stage right.
A fiddle and tin whistle play in the background.
The older woman pushes the younger woman to the centre stage.
The younger woman dances as the older woman sings...
(photo by Leanne Dyck)