A drag queen took concert-goers and safety guards for a spin after Girl Gaga’s live performance in Miami on Saturday.
After Gaga’s closing cease on her Chromatica Ball tour, held at Onerous Rock Stadium in Miami, drag queen and Girl Gaga impersonator Penelopy Jean was seen being swarmed by live performance attendees and a number of other safety guards in a now-viral Twitter video. It seems the Gaga look-alike was mistaken for the Grammy-winning pop icon.
“I’m a drag queen. I’m a drag queen,” Jean might be heard telling the massive group following her.
Jean, a Brazilian native who has been impersonating Gaga for 10 years, shared that she and her buddies have been rapidly swarmed by a crowd whereas exiting the live performance venue, which held a sold-out present of almost 65,000 attendees.
“Just a few folks have been coming as much as me for images, as a result of I’m in drag. It’s completely regular. It wasn’t till the top of the present that the crowds acquired enormous,” Jean instructed NBC Information. “I used to be leaving with my buddies, and after I rotated, I noticed six safety guards with me. I misplaced my buddies, and I began to panic. I’m certain that is how Gaga feels on a regular basis.”
Regardless of informing safety guards and Gaga followers a number of instances that she’s a drag performer, Jean mentioned, the group continued to observe her out of the venue.
“I hope she sees this video,” Jean mentioned, referring to Gaga. “I believe she is going to giggle a bit, and I believe on this state of affairs she would’ve mentioned the identical factor to the group.”
In lower than 24 hours, the video has garnered over 600,000 views and a whole bunch of feedback from Twitter customers.
Jean mentioned she met Gaga in 2019 when the singer was performing in Las Vegas as a part of her ”Girl Gaga Enigma + Jazz and Piano” tour. Jean was in a position to acquire a photograph of the encounter, which she shared to her Instagram web page.
Jean mentioned she hopes the viral video of her being mistaken for Girl Gaga will land her a casting name for the subsequent season of the Emmy-winning actuality competitors present “RuPaul’s Drag Race.”
Gaga’s staff didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
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