The entire Danish royal family was present at the official opening of the prestigious new Opera on the island of Holmen in Copenhagen. It's situated on the other side of Amalienborg palace and Amaliehave, across the harbour. So the royal guests arrived by boat.
Among the VIP guests were also the prime minister, Anders Fogh Rasmussen and his wife Anne Mette.
and Peter & Caroline Heering.
The performances during this gala opening lasted for 4 hours.