Step back in time: Discovering France's regional dances
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A few steps will take you to another era: dance steps, of course! In France's western Poitou region, dancers dressed in 18th-century costumes twirl in time to the music. Meanwhile, in the southern town of Gémenos, a dance troupe called La Poulido de Gèmo keeps the local Provence culture alive through traditional dances. Perhaps surprisingly, the majority of its dancers are young people. FRANCE 24 takes you to check out some of the moves.