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Postby invisiblemimsy » Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:08 pm

An invisible performer, ‘Bambu’, creates hilarity…
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Postby Earnest » Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:38 pm

Relevant what he performed? Internet relevant? Invisible to someone? Woul Bambu be invisible to anyone? Can people hear Bambu's voice? Is the non presence of Bambu which made hilarity? Is Bambu a human being? An animal? An object?
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby invisiblemimsy » Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:49 pm

Earnest wrote:Relevant what he performed? Yes Internet relevant? No Invisible to someone? No, but explore Woul Bambu be invisible to anyone? No, but explore Can people hear Bambu's voice? No Is the non presence of Bambu which made hilarity? Yope Is Bambu a human being? Yes An animal? No An object? No
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Postby Earnest » Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:42 pm

Is invisibility = not able to be seen using the eyes? Is Bambu's name relevant? Is it a fictitious name? "Performer" = does he perform something? Relevant? Something funny? Is the hilarity caused by the performance of Bambu? Is it something like someone who was faking not to see Bambu and Bambu making fun of him?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Wed Apr 11, 2018 7:01 pm

Earnest wrote:Is invisibility = not able to be seen using the eyes? Correct,
however something is going on here
Is Bambu's name relevant? No, although it's somewhat suggestive/appropriateIs it a fictitious name? Yes "Performer" = does he perform something? Yes Relevant? Yes Something funny? Yes Is the hilarity caused by the performance of Bambu? Yes Is it something like someone who was faking not to see Bambu and Bambu making fun of him? OTRT
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Postby Zanreo » Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:59 pm

Were the audience just pretending not to see him? And one person didn't want to play along with this? Did he intend to do something funny?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:32 pm

Zanreo wrote:Were the audience just pretending not to see him? Correct And one person didn't want to play along with this? No - actually everyone played along Did he intend to do something funny? Yes,
and he succeeded
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Postby Earnest » Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:31 am

Is Bambu making gestures on a stage making fun of the words said by something else? Are we talking about something going on on a theatre? On tv? (E.g. news and Bambu is the translator for deaf people?) Is Bambu doing his job? Is Bambu an actor? Did Bambu voluntarily create hilarity? Was him acting the role of a plant?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:18 pm

Earnest wrote:Is Bambu making gestures on a stage Yes, but not just on stage making fun of the words said by something else? This comes into it Are we talking about something going on on a theatre? This is nearest On tv? (E.g. news and Bambu is the translator for deaf people?) No Is Bambu doing his job? Is Bambu an actor? This Did Bambu voluntarily create hilarity? Yes Was him acting the role of a plant? No
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Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:13 pm

is this the other death puzzle? does Bambu die?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:19 pm

KayleeArafinwiel wrote:is this the other death puzzle? does Bambu die? :o I'm shocked! Poor Bambu. No, everyone in this puzzle lives a long and idyllic life :)
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:25 pm

invisiblemimsy wrote:
KayleeArafinwiel wrote:is this the other death puzzle? does Bambu die? :o I'm shocked! Poor Bambu. No, everyone in this puzzle lives a long and idyllic life :)


I'm greatly relieved to hear that!

now then, may I please have a recap of what we know?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:14 pm

KayleeArafinwiel wrote:I'm greatly relieved to hear that!

now then, may I please have a recap of what we know?


Sure, hold on...
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Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:35 pm

*holds on* :D
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:44 pm

At Kaylee's request, here is the story so far:-

***RECAP***


It's relevant what Bambu, who is a human actor, performs.
He's actually not invisible to anyone, but his "non-presence" causes hilarity.
No one can hear him, either.
Bambu's name is not important, but it is suggestive.
Everyone in the audience is pretending they can't see him.
He is making gestures on and off stage. He makes fun of something someone else says. It's not a theatre, but something like it.
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Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:48 pm

Is he a puppeteer?

If you hadn't said "it's not a theatre" I would have guessed he was acting in Avenue Q...
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:05 pm

KayleeArafinwiel wrote:Is he a puppeteer? Good guess, but no.

If you hadn't said "it's not a theatre" I would have guessed he was acting in Avenue Q... Ah. It's not Avenue Q.
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:08 pm

is he performing as a mime? a clown? is it a circus? a tv show? a fair/carnival? is he a street performer?
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby Earnest » Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:17 pm

Is it usual in such performances to pretend not to see someone who is making hilarity? Is there someone else a part from Bambu performing? If so was the someone able to see Bambu? If so is he/she pretending not to see him as well? If not is it something like Bambu is making fun of someone making a video/phone call/skype call?

Was Bambu performing in a commedy? In a movie? Was Bambu mimiking (hope it is clear) sonething the otger is saying/singing? Was he perfoming the same gestures on and off the stage? Did he interact physically with the public? Is the other the narrator of a story?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:00 pm

KayleeArafinwiel wrote:is he performing as a mime? Yes a clown? No is it a circus? Yes, a kind of mini-circus in a "small top" (like a "Big Top" but well, much smaller) a tv show? a fair/carnival? is he a street performer? No to these
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:16 pm

Earnest wrote:Is it usual in such performances to pretend not to see someone who is making hilarity? It's an unusual performance and I've not seen another like it. Is there someone else a part from Bambu performing? There was an announcer at the beginning and end of the act, and some audience participation. There were also other acts in the show. If so was the someone able to see Bambu? No,
because...
If so is he/she pretending not to see him as well? Yes If not is it something like Bambu is making fun of someone making a video/phone call/skype call? No

Was Bambu performing in a commedy? Not as such but it was funny In a movie? No Was Bambu mimiking (hope it is clear) sonething the otger is saying/singing? No Was he perfoming the same gestures on and off the stage? Can you explain what you mean? Did he interact physically with the public? He didn't touch anyone Is the other the narrator of a story? No
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby trebor » Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:37 am

Is Bambu supposed to be part of the act in which he is participating? Is it his job to pull focus from the other performers? Does the audience say anything to Bambu or the others?
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Re: (invisiblemimsy) Invisible Whimsy

Postby invisiblemimsy » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:01 am

trebor wrote:Is Bambu supposed to be part of the act in which he is participating? Yes Is it his job to pull focus from the other performers? No Does the audience say anything to Bambu or the others? irrel
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