1) How did physically acting out help to explore ideas?
Sometimes, literal description is hard to express the scene, such as our group found it is easy to get bored in the waiting room. However, getting bored is a complex inside activity, may react with colour, equipment or activities. So act it out help us understand their emotion when bored.
2) Did you refine your ideas and solutions to the problem through bodystorming? In what way?
Yes, our mission was improving the waiting room of teachers. As the people acting out some behaviours of teacher when they preparing for lectures. We found the coffee and tea are required as the time might be long and the teachers are easy to loss their attentions, they need some screens if possible to notice their contexts. This activity helped us get understand of the issues.
3) What was difficult or challenging about bodystorming?
The actors are hard to generate improvise, especially when giving limits on their action and scene limitation.
4) Does bodystorming lend itself to certain types of problems?
Yes, if some actions is hard to explain, they could be some confuse points, and the confused audience may become more confused.