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A construction team works on the Bliss entrance for Tribe’s multi-band event, The Launch.

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Constructing the elaborate multi-level stage, this technician works on special effects piping.

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Dwayne Nobrega, an executive on the Tribe management team, discusses arrangements with vendor representatives.

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Tribe staff sit for makeup as the event’s preparations get underway.

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Models walk the runway in a final rehearsal for the launch of Tribe and Bliss.

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Leah-Marie Guevara coaches a model on the staging of the event during a final rehearsal before the show.

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Model Soowan Bramble sits while dressers work out the intricate folding for her headpiece, part of the costume designed by Anya Ayoung-Chee for The Lost Tribe.

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At a special preview, costumes from the experimental new band, The Lost Tribe, were presented to the media before the main show. The costumes were not presented to the public at the main launch event.

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Arvey-Ann Thomas waits while dressers strap on her costume backstage in the preparation for the launch performance.

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Final headpiece fitting before gathering for the launch.

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Costumed masqueraders wearing prototypes gather backstage under the Grandstand before taking the stage at Tribe’s The Launch.

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A masquerader opens Tribe’s presentation of it’s costumes for the 2016 presentations by Tribe and Bliss.