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Live coverage of the two-hundredth anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, the event traditionally marking the start of the French Revolution. The program features festivities from Paris as well as those from other French cities. Also featured is coverage of Paris' outdoor "opera-ballet" spectacle called "La Marseillaise," parades, sound-and-light shows, the arrival of the Bicentenary Train, and fireworks displays. Also included is a capsule history of the French Revolution, footage of a regatta held on the Seine on July 9, and live cabaret performances from the left bank nightclub Au Balajo.