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‘Hamilton’ cast treats George H.W. Bush to private show

Barbara Bush and former President George H.W. Bush were looking forward to seeing “Hamilton” when it made its way to Houston, but sadly, the former first lady passed away before they had the chance. On Tuesday, however, the cast put on a private show for Bush, which he said brought him “complete joy.” “A complete joy to welcome the ‘HamFam’ — the cast and crew of @HamiltonMusical — to our Houston office for a special performance I will never forget,” he tweeted alongside pictures of the cast. “History never sounded so powerful.” “Hamilton” writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda retweeted Bush’s post and added, “The honor is ours, sir.” Barbara Bush died at the age of 92 on April 17. President Bush suff ...