MASKS: Designing Masks to communicate stock characters (a modern twist to the classic Comedia Tradition)


Imagine a list of “stock” characters that could make up a night time comedy sketch show or a strange cartoon segment, or even a meaningful coming of age film.

  • The Rich kid
  • The Athlete
  • The Emo Girl
  • The Geek
  • The Thug

Brainstorm the physical characteristics that you could include in their mask. Design the mask and brainstorm a few lines of dialogue that each character might say