15. Beautiful Opera

A: Have you ever been to the opera before?

B: No, but I hear it's very beautiful.

A: Is it true that opera is sung in a foreign language?

B: Yes, usually in Italian or French.

A: How are we supposed to know what's going on?

B: The actors also tell the story with their actions.

A: It seems a bit confusing to me.

B: The music is supposed to be beautiful, regardless.

A: Are they accompanied by an orchestra?

B: Yes, a very large one with talented performers.

A: I suppose the music will tell a story, too.

B: Yes. Music is a universal language.