NEW YORK (CBSMiami/AP) — If Donald Trump is waiting for an apology from the cast of “Hamilton,” he may be waiting a while.READ MORE: Housing Crisis: County Mayors To Hold Roundtable On Skyrocketing Rents
Actor Brandon Victor Dixon, who plays Aaron Burr in the celebrated musical, told “CBS This Morning” on Monday that “there’s nothing to apologize for.” Dixon gave Vice President-elect Mike Pence an onstage earful about equality at the end of Friday’s performance.
Trump has taken to Twitter to demand an apology.READ MORE: 'Ride Of Silence' To Raise Awareness For Cyclists Safety On The Road
Dixon said “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda had a hand in crafting Dixon’s remarks, although Dixon said he “made some adjustments.”
Dixon said that both Trump and Pence are welcome to come backstage and meet with the cast at any time, adding, “Art is meant to bring people together.”MORE NEWS: Deadly Hit & Run Near Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
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