On Wednesday, the date of iO Theater’s soft opening in its new space on North Kingsbury and just a couple of days after stunning news broke of actor and lauded improvisational comic Robin Williams’
suicide, iO performer/instructor Jason Chin reported that he and his Level 4B charges have devised a new improv warm-up game in Williams’ honor.

Jason Chin, via YouTube/WhetherWeather

Jason Chin, via YouTube/WhetherWeather

Here’s a recent post from Chin’s Facebook page explaining how it works:

Everyone in a circle.

Someone starts passing the game by pointing at another person with the Vulcan salute and saying “Nanu Nanu!”

The person being pointed at can respond in one of six ways:

Another fine tribute to a man missed by millions.

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