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UCLA Gymnast Nia Dennis Performs a Jaw-Dropping Floor Routine at the 2021 Met Gala

UCLA Gymnast Nia Dennis Performs a Jaw-Dropping Floor Routine at the 2021 Met Gala

Nia Dennis knows how to make an entrance!

The 22-year-old UCLA Bruins women’s gymnastics team member showed off her skills at the the 2021 Met Gala on Monday (September 13) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

She was accompanied by a full marching band as she flipped her way down the Met stairs and wore a wore a cobalt blue jumpsuit with matching sparkly sneakers for her performance.

Nia went viral in February of last year for her Beyonce-inspired floor routine, where she performed to a medley of the pop diva’s greatest hits.

The annual Costume Institute Gala is the fashion world’s equivalent of the Oscars and the event is usually held on the first Monday of May, but it was postponed until September 2021 due to the pandemic. The theme this year is “In America” and there will be a two-part exhibit with the second part debuting at next year’s Met Gala.

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