THE SCREENING ROOM: Lady Gaga Seeks "Applause" in Wizard of Oz-Themed "GMA" Performance (Video)
09 Sep 2013
Grammy Award winner Lady Gaga celebrated her new single "Applause" Sept. 9 on "Good Morning America," where she performed the number in a Wizard of Oz-themed performance.
"Im so excited to perform on ABC Good Morning America in 1 hr! #ThereNoPlaceLikeHome #GagaOfOz #ApplauseGMA," tweeted the singer, prior to her performance.
On "GMA," Gaga — dressed as Dorothy — opened with "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" before she ventured to Oz with backup dancers dressed as the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Cowardly Lion to perform "Applause." Throughout the number, the singer appeared as Glinda, the Wicked Witch and Dorothy.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.