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Hen Hop

1942 3 min
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Court métrage d'animation fantaisiste tout en couleurs, de Norman McLaren. Une poule tantôt Leghorn, tantôt Plymouth Rock, même un oeuf sur deux pattes, exécutent des quadrilles et des valses d'autrefois au son d'une musique populaire.

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Court métrage d'animation fantaisiste tout en couleurs, de Norman McLaren. Une poule tantôt Leghorn, tantôt Plymouth Rock, même un oeuf sur deux pattes, exécutent des quadrilles et des valses d'autrefois au son d'une musique populaire.
  • director
    Norman McLaren
  • producer
    Norman McLaren
  • animation
    Norman McLaren

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Education

Ages 13 to 16
School subjects
Have students break up into teams of four and do a brief search on the Web to find the origins of quadrilles, jigs, waltzes and other traditional dances, and then choose a style to present to the class in the form of a poster. Then, have them search YouTube for a video showing choreography and music appropriate to the style of dance chosen in order to learn it and show the results to the rest of the class.