Getting fooled can be a treat. After all, who could fail to admire someone who pulls off a well-executed, public prank?
I came across a group of senior citizens performing a classical music concert while wandering through the Hague on a Sunday morning in the spring of 2018.
It wasn't until I finished taking a few photos that I realized that they weren't actually playing real instruments, but that they were pretending to be the Andre Rieu Orchestra.
The last three photos shown below come from an actual Andre Rieu concert in the Maastricht Vrijhof on 7 July 2022. The real Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra are still "the happening" for many in the 75+ set.
If you'd like to see the full series, download the PDF catalogue by clicking here.