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A night at Vienna's Opera Ball

Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Guests dance alongside members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests dance alongside members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests dance alongside members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Guests wait for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests wait for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests wait for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Guests dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests dance after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee dance alongside guests after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance alongside guests after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee dance alongside guests after the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Opera singer Anna Netrebko gestures during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Opera singer Anna Netrebko gestures during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Opera singer Anna Netrebko gestures during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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A guest takes a picture with his camera before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A guest takes a picture with his camera before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A guest takes a picture with his camera before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Opera singer Yusif Eyvazov performs during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Opera singer Yusif Eyvazov performs during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Opera singer Yusif Eyvazov performs during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee line up during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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A guest takes a picture with her mobile phone before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A guest takes a picture with her mobile phone before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A guest takes a picture with her mobile phone before the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Guests arrive for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests arrive for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Guests arrive for the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, February 28. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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