VIennese Opera Ball
Since 1955, the Viennese Opera Ball in New York has been a representative of Vienna’s cultural legacy, elegance, and glamour in the Big Apple. The Ball operates as a cultural platform and builds bridges to connect present day New York City with 19th Century Vienna, and people of varying heritages, continents and generations, to bring traditional glamour to the city that never sleeps.
Notable attendees of the gala have included – Ban Ki-moon – Secretary-General of the United Nations; Samantha Power – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations; Lauren Bush Lauren; David Lauren; Sharon Bush; Eunice Kennedy Shriver; Chuck Scarborough; Stephen Baldwin; Carol Alt; Ann Curry; Carmen Dell’Orefice; Stewart Lane, Bonnie Comley; Debutante Maksim Chmerkovskiy add Geza von Habsburg, Dominic von Habsburg-Lothringen, Princess Mariana Sturdza of Romania.