The giant skeleton is gone! For 15 long months, an immense black skeleton loomed over the lakeside in Bregenz, Austria's westernmost city. This was the major set piece for the spectacular outdoor production of Verdi's Masked Ball, created for the annual Bregenzer Festspiele on Lake Constance.
Now it has been replaced by even more enormous stage structures. But not so frightening as the skeleton, whose deathly image was reproduced in media worldwide. These are a set of im