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17 Jun 2008

Euro keeps scared music lovers from Vienna state opera

http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/213000,euro-keeps-scared-music-lovers-from-vienna-state-opera.html

[Earth Times, 17 June 2008]

Vienna - The Vienna State Opera recorded this season's lowest attendance rate during Austria's Euro 2008 match against Germany - because music lovers were scared by the nearby Euro fan zone, the opera said Tuesday. The opera filled only 79 per cent of its seats on the Monday match night, compared with an average of 99 per cent during the season.

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