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Grey's Anatomy

Grey's Anatomy
By Jon Zajac

As a fan of Grey’s Anatomy, I am always looking for ways to bring the show’s drama, romance, and medical intrigue into my events. One fun way to do this is by using Grey’s Anatomy-themed “This or That” icebreaker questions. By asking questions related to the show’s characters, storylines, and themes, you can create a sense of community among your guests and encourage them to share their opinions and experiences.

How to incorporate Grey’s Anatomy themed This or That questions

To incorporate Grey’s Anatomy-themed “This or That” questions into your event, follow these steps:

  1. Prepare a list of questions beforehand that are related to the show’s characters, storylines, and themes. You can find inspiration from watching episodes, reading recaps, or browsing online forums and fan sites.

  2. Print out the questions on cards or display them on a screen or a poster board. Encourage your guests to form small groups of 3-5 people and take turns asking each other the questions. You can also create a rotation system where each group moves on to the next question after a set amount of time (e.g., 2-3 minutes).

  3. Make sure everyone has a chance to answer each question and listen actively to their responses. Encourage follow-up questions, comments, and discussions that build on the initial answers. You can also share your own insights and opinions about the show to keep the conversation flowing.

  4. After everyone has had a chance to answer all the questions, gather your guests in a larger group and ask them to share their favorite or most surprising answers. You can also use this opportunity to highlight any commonalities or connections that emerged during the activity.

  5. Consider using some of the insights or stories that came up during the “This or That” icebreaker as a springboard for further conversations and activities throughout the day. For example, you could organize a trivia game based on Grey’s Anatomy trivia or create a photo booth with props inspired by the show’s characters and settings.

Ideas on different themes of questions

To keep your Grey’s Anatomy-themed icebreaker questions fresh and engaging, you can explore different themes and categories that are relevant to the show. Here are some ideas:

  • Characters: Ask questions related to the personalities, relationships, and quirks of the show’s main characters (e.g., “Which Grey’s Anatomy character do you relate to the most?” or “Who is your favorite surgeon at Seattle Grace?”).

  • Storylines: Ask questions about the show’s plot twists, conflicts, and resolutions (e.g., “What was your favorite season of Grey’s Anatomy?” or “Which romantic pairing do you root for the most?”).

  • Themes: Ask questions that explore the show’s themes and messages (e.g., “What lessons have you learned from watching Grey’s Anatomy?” or “How has Grey’s Anatomy changed your perspective on healthcare?”).

  • Medicine: Ask questions related to medical procedures, treatments, and terminology that are featured in the show (e.g., “What was the most memorable medical case in Grey’s Anatomy?” or “Which medical specialty do you find the most fascinating?”).

  • Humor: Ask questions that tap into the show’s comedic style and humor (e.g., “Which Grey’s Anatomy character makes you laugh the most?” or “What is your favorite funny moment from the show?”).

By incorporating these different themes of questions into your Grey’s Anatomy-themed icebreaker activity, you can keep your guests engaged and entertained while also fostering a sense of community and shared interest. So why not give it a try and see how it can enhance your next event!

My favorite Grey’s Anatomy themed This or That questions

  1. McDreamy or McSteamy?
  2. MerDer or Calzona?
  3. Bailey or Webber?
  4. Meredith or Cristina?
  5. Alex or George?
  6. Mark or Derek?
  7. April or Jackson?
  8. Jo or Stephanie?
  9. Teddy or Addison?
  10. Japril or Jolex?
  11. Maggie or Amelia?
  12. Owen or Riggs?
  13. Grey Sloan Memorial or Seattle Grace Mercy West?
  14. The hospital shooting or the plane crash?
  15. Seattle or Boston (where Addison moved)?
  16. The Meredith Grey Award or the Harper Avery Award?
  17. The ferry boat accident or the bomb in the body cavity?
  18. The slingshot surgery or the 3D-printed liver surgery?
  19. Meredith’s mother or father?
  20. Bailey’s nickname- The Nazi or Queen of Hearts?
  21. Alex’s chicken pox or Callie’s accident?
  22. The heart in the elevator or the bomb in the body cavity?
  23. Meredith’s drowning or the hospital shooting?
  24. Christina’s ectopic pregnancy or Amelia’s brain tumor?
  25. Derek’s death or George’s death?
  26. The plane crash or the car accident?
  27. Meredith’s post-it wedding or Jo and Alex’s impromptu wedding?
  28. The plane crash or the ferry boat accident?
  29. Lexie or Mark?
  30. Arizona’s leg amputation or Cristina’s departure?

About the author

Jon Zajac

Jon Zajac

Founder & Chief Icebreaker

I started Icebreaker Spot because I truly believe that strong connections are the foundation of successful teams. I wanted to create a platform that would make it easy for people to find and share icebreakers and team building activities, empowering them to build trust, foster collaboration, and ultimately, achieve greatness together.