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Cast of 'Hamilton' gives Vice President-elect Mike Pence solemn message

Posted at 11:43 PM, Nov 18, 2016

NEW YORK – When Vice President-elect Mike Pence attended a showing of “Hamilton” Friday evening, he received an unexpected message from the cast.

One cast member addressed Pence at the conclusion of the show by stating:

“We are the diverse America who are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us. We truly hope this show has inspired you to uphold our American values and to work on behalf of all of us.”

You can watch the full video in the tweet below:

The following morning, President-elect Donald Trump responded to the cast: