An orange leaves the fruit basket and gets dressed up with items in the kitchen, transforming into the lead role in Georges Bizet’s 1875 opera Carmen. While singing “Habanera, also known as L’amour est un oiseau rebelle (Love is a rebellious bird). This is Sesame Street’s Operatic Orange, a stop-motion short from 1971.
Watch more Sesame Street and more videos from the 1970s on TKSST, including:
• Three Balls – Sesame Street
• The 30 Dots Collection
• Three striped balls & a polka dot ball
• Facial Recognition (1978) by Al Jarnow
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