Hamilton kicked off its own British invasion when the London production of the hit musical opened last month, and now creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is revealing a few lyrics that changed when the show crossed the pond.
On Tuesday, Miranda tweeted that he “tweaked 3 tiny lyrics” for the show’s London bow, and asked if anyone had caught them.
Fans were quick to respond to his challenge and the three modifications were soon confirmed by Miranda himself. One appears in the song “Take a Break,” in which Alexander Hamilton’s line, “John Adams doesn’t have a real job anyway” was replaced with, “Vice president isn’t a real job anyway.”
Another change comes near the musical’s end in “Your Obedient Servant,” when Aaron Burr c