Look up a number of articles about Pookas in traditional folklore. How do they compare with the depiction of Harvey in the play?
When you were younger, did you ever have an imaginary friend? If so, what was the friend's name and what did you do together. Write a 1-2 page essay about one of your adventures. If you never had an imaginary friend, design one and write an adventure starring you and your newly-created friend.
Create a Pooka
Using the description of Harvey from the play, draw, sculpt, or otherwise fashion an image of what you think Harvey might look like. Compare your vision of the Pooka with those of your classmates.
Fun with Miscommunication
A great deal of good comedy deals with information the audience knows that is not shared by all the characters in a play. Find another play that uses mis-communication...
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