French vs. Polish The Pantomime D’France Difference
The Fundamentals of French Pantomime
The 5 sections of the body…
Performing at http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =_lF0XMCssG0
Performing at http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =FocMjCItS3A
Observe performances by Marcel Marceau and Irek Krosney on the above YouTube pages.
Note the differences in style, both physical and in story-telling.
In an electronic presentation (PPT, Video, Audio, etc.), compare and contrast the differences seen in the performance styles:
What aspects of the French Fundamentals of Mime are intact in the Polish style?
What are different?
Why do you think these differences exist?
How can you reflect these differences through your presentation?
Visual and Performing Arts: Theatre Content Standards :
3.0 Historical and Cultural Context
Understanding the Historical Contributions and Cultural Dimensions of Theatre. Students analyze the role and development of theatre, film/video, and electronic media in past and present cultures throughout the world, noting diversity as it relates to theatre.
3.4 Compare and contrast specific styles and forms of world theatre. For example, differentiate between Elizabethan comedy and Restoration farce.
National Educational Technology Standards :
2. Communication and Collaboration
Students use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contribute to the learning of others.
2b. Students communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats.