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La Table Des Veuves by Le Theatre 'Cadien (1992)

En Français



Genre: French, Performance

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1992-02-16

Duration: 00:46:08

Subjects: French language | Le Theatre 'Cadien | Theater


  • Fowler, Ken Producer
  • Fruge, Mavis Performer
  • Thibodeaux, Sable Performer
  • Moody, Nelda Balfa Performer
  • Landreneau, Robert Performer
  • Savoy, Shirley Performer
  • Viator, Jim Performer


This episode of the series “En Francais” from February 16, 1992, features a presentation of Le Theatre ‘Cadien’s tenth anniversary production of “La Table Des Veuves.” The play features a story about Cajuns out on the town on a Saturday night. It centers on a group of widows who gather to exchange news, old love stories, and glances with eligible men at a local bar. Le Theatre Cadien is a local theater group in Lafayette, Louisiana, that produces and performs plays in the Cajun French dialect.