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    Watch: Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo Receive A Standing Ovation After Performing At The Met Gala

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Met Gala is known for its extravagant fashion and A-list attendees. However, this year, the night took a musical turn thanks to a powerhouse performance by Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo

    The duo, set to star as the witches Elphaba and Glinda in the upcoming film adaptation of ‘Wicked’, left the star-studded audience on their feet with their performance.

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    Ariana Grande And Cynthia Ervio Bring More Than Just Fashion To Met Gala

    Cynthia Ervio and Ariana Grande
    Cynthia Ervio and Ariana Grande

    Grande and Erivo, resplendent in their stunning Met Gala gowns, transformed the stage into a miniature Land of Oz.  Grande, known for her powerhouse vocals, sang a medley of iconic songs from the hit Broadway musical. Erivo matched her energy perfectly, captivating the audience with her soulful voice and theatrical flair.

    Additionally, the highlight of the night undoubtedly came with their rendition of the beloved When You Believe.’ Originally performed by Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston, the song is a showstopper in itself.  But in the hands of Grande and Erivo, it took on a new life.  Their voices intertwined beautifully. When the final note faded, the silence was broken by a thunderous standing ovation which showcased the power of their performance. 

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    Fans React To The Show-Stopping Performance 

    Ariana Grande and Cynthio Ervio
    Ariana Grande and Cynthio Ervio

    The Met Gala performance sent shockwaves through the musical theater community and the duo’s fans.  People who were already excited about the upcoming ‘Wicked’ film, were ecstatic to see Grande and Erivo share the stage.  Social media erupted with praise for the duo, with many hailing it as a “dream come true” and a “sneak peek at the magic to come.

    The night wasn’t just a win for Grande and Erivo it was a win for musical theater as a whole. This was because The Met Gala stage is usually reserved for pop royalty. It is graced by the talent and heart of Broadway serves as a reminder of the power of musical storytelling. Additionally, a lot of people were impressed by their versatility and called the standing ovation well deserved.

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    Vanshika Minakshi
    Vanshika Minakshi
    Vanshika is a content writer at FirstCuriosity, diving into the vibrant universe of celebrities, movies, and TV shows with fervor. Her passion extends beyond her professional endeavors, as she immerses herself in the realms of rap music and video games, constantly seeking inspiration from diverse sources. She is a business student with a knack for marketing blending analytical insights with creative instincts to craft compelling narratives. When not working you can find her spending times with her beloved pet dogs or watching true crime documentaries. Additionally, she has over 40 published articles exploring the exhilarating realm of eSports and profiling popular streamers, showcasing her expertise and passion for gaming culture.

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