The Hamilton cast could've been anywhere in the world this week, but they chose Washington, D.C.: Monday was the day the cast visited the White House, and they couldn't help sharing the moments via social media. Highlights included Lin-Manuel Miranda and the rest of his cabinet touring D.C., taking over Mobama's social media, and reinventing the original magic on home turf. Watch the colossal, eloquent, loudmouthed baller be seated at the right hand of Obama — below!
Eliza's original bust of her man.— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) March 14, 2016
"I am so tired. It is so long. I want to see Hamilton." pic.twitter.com/1Aruy8BhzI
Salmon Chase.— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) March 14, 2016
The 2nd most interesting treasury Sec.
Have you read Team Of Rivals yet? pic.twitter.com/XcyNNr5UV4
The whole stream is still available here:
Update: But more specifically, here's Obama's Hamilton introduction:
Miranda's special freestyle in the Rose Garden:
And the cast's performances of "Alexander Hamilton" and "My Shot":
Sometimes being president — and the First Lady — has its perks.
This post has been updated throughout.