The Dancing Plague • Puppet History

Finally, the true story of those people in France who danced until they died.
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Created by Shane Madej
Editor: Anthony Frederick
Writer: Shane Madej
Graphics: Shane Madej
Creative Director of Post Production: Anthony Frederick
Head of Development: Katie Leblanc
Executive Producer: Steven Lim, Shane Madej, Ryan Bergara
Featuring: Ryan Bergara, Jermaine Fowler
Backing Vocals: Patrick Volker
Camera Operator: Mark Celestino
Sound Mixer: TJ Marchbank
Special Thanks: Matt Real
Music Provided by Audio Network
SFX by Audioblocks
Logo Designed by Jennet Liaw
Logo Sound Design by Yuta Endo (@yuuutaendo)



  • 2020 - The Bad-er year

    Bee BroBee Bro7 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • I wish my history teacher would use this video

    can only virgins see this stuffcan only virgins see this stuff9 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • I want a Professor plushie! Whoever made the Professor is amazing, because its genuinely the cutest Muppet style puppet that I've seen

    Micah FaulknerMicah Faulkner9 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • So a mystery plague that causes horrible pain to people ok cool cool

    Buttstank McGooButtstank McGoo11 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา

    Victoria ColeVictoria Cole12 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • more puppet history !!! i haven’t laughed like this in a minute

    Ceilidh FaragherCeilidh Faragher14 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • this content is

    Perdi ManalPerdi Manal16 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • When is Shane’s album dropping

    dearemmadearemma19 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • The ad that i got in the middle of the video was a spotify ad about “dancing all night long to endless music” :0

    Bethany BartoBethany Barto22 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • That moment when Ryan guessed the title

    Joel PenaJoel Pena23 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • *Realizes I am 17 year old girl watching a 34 year old man re-telling history as puppet*

    Maria MagerasMaria Mageras23 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • buzzfeed unsolved stans have been waiting for shane to talk about the dancing plague🥺 nothing will ever be as good as seeing ryan figure out what this is about

    olivia dorganolivia dorganวันที่ผ่านมา
  • it feels incomplete without a footloose joke

  • OMG! How did I not know about Puppet History? This is hilarious!

    Baker IllustrationsBaker Illustrationsวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Is that shane?

    Joel PenaJoel Penaวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Good way to copy the magic of ruining history

    AwesomeRyan 27AwesomeRyan 27วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Happy 502 anniversary of the dancing plague. Keep on dancing.

    Kat SamuelsonKat Samuelsonวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Can I have a separate video of just the music to add to my playlist?

    Name TagName Tagวันที่ผ่านมา
  • The hate for Florida 😂 I live here and know how it is, but still.

    Jorge TorresJorge Torresวันที่ผ่านมา
  • holy shit, i'm watching this on the anniversary of the dancing plague! hooray! dancing plague for everyone! (it's exactly what we need: a second plague on top of the first one we're having)

    Oona ChespinOona Chespinวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why do all the puppets have massive balls? Lol

    Sweet and WildSweet and Wildวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Me watching from Tampa, Florida 👁👄👁

    Mary KetchumMary Ketchumวันที่ผ่านมา
  • Ah, so their 1517 is like our 2020. got it

  • I love how Jermaine and Ryan both do the exact same voice when they say *ALL THE CROPS DIED*

    kplay 64kplay 642 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • oh shit im watching this on july 14th, 502 years after the dancing plague started :0

    hayden bolcatohayden bolcato2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I can't wait for the next Puppet History episode. These are great.

    FlamieFlamie2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • These videos are the best thing to come of TH-vision

    elleelle2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • It’s July 14 2020, we might be even more fucked

    Lucas LaRocheLucas LaRoche2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • We need a singing competition/rap battle between all of the puppets at the end.

    Alonso Barragan-MartinezAlonso Barragan-Martinez2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I was like that puppet sounds like Shane until I saw Ryan and I was like :o

    Fearless PrincessFearless Princess2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 12:03 I'm watching this on July 14th :0

    Kimberly CarterKimberly Carter2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • More Jermaine please he’s awesome 👌

    KJKJ2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • More puppet history please

    Michael JonesMichael Jones2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The thumbnail is cursed I love it

    A TA T2 วันที่ผ่านมา

    A TA T2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I love when he says "I'm a history buff!"

    McolivebranchMcolivebranch2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "Frau begins to dance" = "Mrs begins to dance". Frau is not a name but a form of address. Except if she was actually called Frauke, which is a name.

    Lena KuhlmannLena Kuhlmann2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • i hope shane knows that Andy Warhol was diagnosed with St. Vitus Dance when he was a child

    DominoDomino2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • i LOVE how they used Frau as her first name cuz if I'm informed correctly it literally just means miss/madam 😂

    Holy HoeHoly Hoe2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 25:10

    Darren GrotbergDarren Grotberg2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • If there's a merch puppet like Professor, I will use it to tell History to my children hahaha

    LuxusLuxus3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Ryan: its like when those people danced til they died in France. Professor: Well you don’t say?

    Ari R.Ari R.3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • If history was like this in school,I would have been an A Loved it!

    Holly DaltonHolly Dalton3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • what did. what did ryan say that was too crass.

    Freddie WithanieFreddie Withanie3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • We need more of the professor and raging Ryan 🥺🥺🥺 and also this helped me pass a paper I had to right on Marie Antoinnettes scandals

    234Luna-Gachas234234Luna-Gachas2343 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Jessica LangmanJessica Langman3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The song was just amazing 👏

    Kiki DrawsKiki Draws3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I came here to laugh...all I did was learn ✋😔

    Blossom BloomBlossom Bloom3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I watched this a lot recently, and it started auto-playing to their old Buzzfeed videos... I didn't know the people who danced to death in France was a running joke in them, and it makes the realization moment that much funnier here!

    David EwhDavid Ewh3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • more of these please!!! i love it

    Liz AndersonLiz Anderson4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I wonder if this story/event inspired the red shoe ballerina tale at all. A young girl had these red shoes that wouldnt allow her to stop dancing, so she had her feet chopped off. Theres a lot more to it, but that was it in a nutshell. Anyways that was my random 2am thought lol

    Jayden CrumbsterJayden Crumbster4 วันที่ผ่านมา

    miriammiriam4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I'm religious but I think atheists like this are delightful

    Estrella CasiasEstrella Casias4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 25:37 to 25:40 is my absolute favorite part of the song. The backing vocals, the lighting, the puppets, the lyrics, and music feel straight out of a horror movie climax

    DeathnoteBBDeathnoteBB5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Can we get these songs on spotify please?

    Freya GlueFreya Glue5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • professor McNasty........pretty good

    HYP3R BEASTHYP3R BEAST5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I love Jermaine's reaction when he see 'god' 25:04

    Nessa DNessa D5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I fking love this series

    Cerlina ChanCerlina Chan5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This is amazing

    Sasha AntoniaSasha Antonia5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • When is the next episode?? I love your history lessons and humor!!

    Kay CKay C5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I just love rewatching this part 👀 07:40

    Victoria MabryVictoria Mabry5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • All Shane's puppet history got million views. This deserves to have a second season!!!

    Hexacore OfficialHexacore Official5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I need a plushy of Professor McNasty.

    S KullsS Kulls6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Thank god

    Caylei AnnCaylei Ann6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This is like those people who danced till they died in France

    the Mothmanthe Mothman6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I love how Jermaine apologizes to the sound person. SO sweet. I need a genuine 24 episode season of this program. I will wait as long as it takes until we get more. Safety first. I've watched them all too many times. Still picking up new things every viewing. Thanks guys.

    Larissa MasonLarissa Mason6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I've had the english sweat all my life. Also, this is the best thing on youtube and I NEED MORE, SHANE.

    Katherine ChurchKatherine Church6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I just need all the puppet history!!

    RoseseverydayRoseseveryday6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I cant wait for the Puppey History Show about the COVID 19 pandemic. Shane will deliver bars as always

    Caitlin WilliamsCaitlin Williams6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Watcher did it

    Black RoseBlack Rose6 วันที่ผ่านมา
The Dancing Plague • Puppet History