Oprah Addresses The Crowd Of 700 At The Met Gala

by Chiara Atik · May 5, 2010

Are you tired of Met Gala photos? Good, neither are we! Here's our first glimpse into the museum itself, where hundreds of candlelit tables were set up, flanked by faux gaslamps. The speakers podium was set up in front of a facade of an all-American house, from which Oprah gave her welcoming remarks.

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After Oprah, Lady Gaga took to the stage, performing in a body suit similar to the one she wore to the Grammys. (She changed into a Prada outfit for the rest of the party.)

[Photos courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art]