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Les Deux Sourds by Le Theatre 'Cadien (1985)

En Français



Genre: French, Performance

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-11-24

Duration: 00:43:06

Subjects: French language | Le Theatre 'Cadien | Theater | Cajun French dialect


  • LaFleur, Amanda Performer
  • Trotter, Phoebe Performer
  • Broussard, Earlene Performer
  • Doucet, Deluse Performer
  • Savoy, Shirley Performer


This episode of the series “En Francais” from November 24, 1985, features a presentation of Le Theatre Cadien’s production of “Les Deux Sourds,” an adaptation of a play by Jules Moinaux. The story centers on a woman who is losing her hearing and her determination to find an equally deaf husband for her only daughter. Le Theatre Cadien is a local theater group in Lafayette, Louisiana, that produces and performs plays in the Cajun French dialect.