Role play can be used to demonstrate or re-enact a sequence of use, task performance or user experience (UX) with an imaginary product with an imaginary service.
Role play is very effective in conjunction with low-fidelity prototype objects or interfaces. Mood boards and scenario boards can be used as background scene-setting before the start of the performance.
Multiple players or actors may be used, but is often used as an additional way of augmenting a presenting of a new product or service.
Role play can be used as part of a participatory design activity or research method, such as a focus group.
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