第一课A Private Conversation说到了剧院，一起来听听老师给我们讲讲戏剧分
In Lesson 1,A Private Conversation, the man and woman went to the theatre.
There are many different kinds of plays to see at the theatre.
Amusicalhas lots of songs, and the actors and actresses sing and dance.
Wicked（女巫前传）andMamma Mia（妈妈咪呀）are two popular musicals on stage right now.
Acomedymakes theaudiencelaugh with funny stories and jokes.William Shakespeare（莎士比亚）wrote a famous comedy called“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”（仲夏夜之梦）.
Atragedymakes the audience cry with lots of fighting and a sad ending.
Shakespeare wrote a lot of tragedies, includingRomeo and Juliet（罗密欧与朱丽叶）.
The most famous place to see plays in the USA is calledBroadway, in New York City.In the UK, people go to theWest Endin London.
“There’s no business like show business” – means that theatre is the
best job in the world
“The show must go on” – means that even though something terrible
has happened, one must be strong and keep on living
1. Pretend you are the man or the woman in Lesson 1. Record yourself
talking aboutwhich play you went to, what the play was about, and
where you saw it.
2. Describe an experience in your life when you thought “the show
must go on”.