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See STUNNING photos of Vienna’s Opera ball

The Vienna Opera Ball sees captivating ballet and opera performances which leave thousands sighing. 150 young couples forming the young ladies and young men’s committee make their dreams come true and dance the first polonaise on this unique ballroom floor.

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Once a year the Vienna Opera Ball is held at Wiener Staatsoper, which turns into an elegant and beautiful ball room. The ball sees captivating ballet and opera performances which leave thousands sighing. Around 150 young couples forming the young ladies and young men’s committee make their dreams come true and dance the first polonaise on this unique ballroom floor. After that, it’s Alles Walzer or Let the waltz begin! Music, dancing, elaborate gowns and elegant tailcoats make the ball an unforgettable event each year. See some spectacular pictures of the ballroom here. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members exchange roses with each other at the Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Women dressed in vory white ensembles looked enchanting at the Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee perform a musical concert at the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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A woman with tiara looks lovely at the Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee click pictures with each other at the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee click pictures with each other at the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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A woman with tiara looks lovely at the Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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A member of the opening committee prepares for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)

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Members of the opening committee prepare for the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria. (Source: Reuters)