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BREGENZ, AUSTRIA - Singer Rafael Rojas performs as Gustav III., King of Sweden, between the fingers of a huge skeleton on a giant stage in Lake Constance during a rehearsal of Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Ein Maskenball" (A Masked Ball) July 15. The design of the stage in the lake shows 'Death' reading in book of life. The annual Bregenz festival will be opened on July 20. Photo by Miro Kuzmanovic (Reuters)