30 episodes

We proudly present a one-of-a kind educational program for beginners that includes vocabulary, grammar, exercises, dialogue, and much more in the form of a theatrical performance!

The plot of the play is simple. Valerie, our French tutor, gives one-on-one lessons to beginner students. Valerie has three rules for her students:



1. Complete the assigned lesson on the website and memorize new vocabulary on the flashcards before coming in for one-on-one studies.

2. You can talk about anything, as long as you employ grammar introduced in the lesson.

3. Don't be afraid to switch to English if you don’t know how to say something in French - but switch back to French as soon as you can!



Follow our heroes from Act 1, with conversation mostly in English, to Act 30, where they speak mostly French!


Together with Valerie's colorful students, you will learn the fundamentals of French grammar and expressions. Your vocabulary will expand rapidly and naturally, and your comprehension skills will improve dramatically.


Enjoy the characters, their secrets, desires, and motivations to learn French! Follow the 3 Valerie’s rules and learn with our students, Michelle, Jack, and Kevin! Bon voyage!

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We proudly present a one-of-a kind educational program for beginners that includes vocabulary, grammar, exercises, dialogue, and much more in the form of a theatrical performance!

The plot of the play is simple. Valerie, our French tutor, gives one-on-one lessons to beginner students. Valerie has three rules for her students:



1. Complete the assigned lesson on the website and memorize new vocabulary on the flashcards before coming in for one-on-one studies.

2. You can talk about anything, as long as you employ grammar introduced in the lesson.

3. Don't be afraid to switch to English if you don’t know how to say something in French - but switch back to French as soon as you can!



Follow our heroes from Act 1, with conversation mostly in English, to Act 30, where they speak mostly French!


Together with Valerie's colorful students, you will learn the fundamentals of French grammar and expressions. Your vocabulary will expand rapidly and naturally, and your comprehension skills will improve dramatically.


Enjoy the characters, their secrets, desires, and motivations to learn French! Follow the 3 Valerie’s rules and learn with our students, Michelle, Jack, and Kevin! Bon voyage!

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 30 - La victoire de Michelle

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 30 - La victoire de Michelle

    Topics covered:


    Causative avec faire
    Present participle
    Au fur et à mesure

    Bonjour chers amis du français ! Êtes-vous prêts pour notre dernier épisode ? Nous aurons le plaisir d'être en compagnie de Valérie et Michelle aujourd’hui. So, I can assure you that we will be entertained to the very end. I hope you have taken the time you look over the lessons and to do the exercises. Don’t forget to take advantage of all the tools available on our website, including the flashcard and the pronunciation guide. That’s it for me ! I leave you with Valérie et Michelle ! Les voilà ensemble pour la dernière fois !

    • 21 min
    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 29 - La muse et le coq

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 29 - La muse et le coq

    Topics covered:


    Disjunctive pronouns
    Subordinating conjunctions
    Être comme un coq en pâte

    Bonjour mes amis ! C’est moi, Jean-Paul ! Comment allez-vous aujourd’hui ? Moi, je suis un peu triste. Pourquoi ? Parce qu’aujourd’hui nous allons dire au revoir à notre cher Jacques. Oui, vous avez bien entendu ! C’est notre dernier épisode en compagnie de Jacques ! I’m sure you’ll enjoy these last conversations between Jacques and his favorite French teacher Valérie. Hopefully, you have already prepared yourself by studying the grammar lessons and by doing the exercises. Shall we begin ? Voici Valérie et Jacques pour la dernière fois !

    • 19 min
    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 28 - Irresistible

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 28 - Irresistible

    Topics covered:


    Simple future
    Simple future: irregular stems
    Un de ces quatre matins

    Bonjour et bienvenue ! Je suis en forme aujourd’hui. Et vous ? Prêts pour un nouvel épisode de français ? Nous sommes presque à la fin de notre programme. Oui, épisode XXVIII déjà ! Comme toujours, nous avons un superbe épisode pour vous. I hope you studied the grammar lessons and did the exercises on our website. Let’s not waste anymore time. Je suis sûr que vous avez hâte d'être avec Valérie et Michelle. Les voilà !

    • 22 min
    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 27 - No plan B

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 27 - No plan B

    Topics covered:


    Comparisons with adjectives
    Superlative adjectives
    Mettre la charrue avant les boeufs

    Bonjour mes amis, c’est Jean-Paul ! Comment ça va ? Bienvenue pour ce nouvel épisode. Aujourd’hui, nous avons le plaisir d’être avec Valérie et Jacques. As you know, Jacques can’t keep any secrets from Valérie, so today we will hear all about his blind date. I hope you’re ready! Avez-vous étudié les leçons de grammaire et fait les exercices sur notre site Web ? Allons-y ! Voici Valérie et Jacques dans l’acte XXVII !

    • 18 min
    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 26 - Pastis anyone ?

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 26 - Pastis anyone ?

    Topics covered:


    Infinitive constructions - Part I
    Infinitive constructions - Part II
    Rien à voir

    Bonjour et bienvenue mes amis, c’est Jean-Paul ! Comment allez-vous ? Aujourd’hui, nous allons être en compagnie de Valérie et de Michelle. So I hope you’re ready for this! Michelle has just got back home from a short trip to France with her husband. They both attended their friends’ wedding anniversary and did some traveling as well. I hope you already studied the grammar lessons and did the exercises. N’attendons pas une minute de plus. Je vous présente Valérie et Michelle dans l’acte XXVI !

    • 21 min
    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 25 - Blind date

    Learn French in 30 lessons: Lesson 25 - Blind date

    Topics covered:


    Impersonal verbs and expressions
    Indefinite pronouns
    Quand même

    Bonjour chers amis du français ! Comment allez-vous depuis la semaine dernière ? Je suis très heureux d'être avec vous pour notre nouvel acte. Dans quelques minutes, nous allons écouter Madame Valérie, bien sûr, et Jacques. Avez-vous déjà étudié vos leçons de grammaire et fait les exercices sur notre site internet ? Doing this will make your listening easier and more enjoyable. Je crois que nous sommes prêts. Ne perdons pas une minute de plus. Voici Valérie et Jacques !

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

bunnieofsnow ,

Website and flash cards?

Like everyone else, it would be nice to know what the website is and where to find the flash cards.

Angela nice ,

It’s so unique!

Easy to remember! I don’t get the criticisms... thanks for the great work!

GoodGood Soul ,

love it, wish it was back

This is a really cute way to learn French. Especially for beginners. Bring it back!!!
The acting is JUST FINE!! its supposed to be easier to hear in an english accent. Especially for beginners!!

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