Citrus IT-professionals disengaged themselves by going to the opera to see La Boheme by Puccini, with spouses of course, so that the avalanche of emotions wouldn't take over and comfort would immediately be available.
The transparent soprano by Mimi aroused unrestrained excitement, and Rodolfo's masculine, amorous agony touched bit dust covered minds. The sexy, feminist attitude of Musetta excited and horrified some members of the entourage, I.e. men who are accustomed to terminal working. Rodolfo was played by Ari Grönthal, Tove Åman was Mimi and Marian Sjölander Musetta.
Eventually we could all agree, that tax and betting revenues could be used worse, although not all became passionate friends of the opera instantly.