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Barack Obama Takes A Tour Of The Globe Theatre In London

Obama also saw a performance of excerpts from "Hamlet."

President Barack Obama commemorated the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death by taking a tour of a replica of the Globe Theatre in London.

The president also saw a brief performance that included an excerpt of the famous "to be or not to be" soliloquy from "Hamlet."

Obama seemed to enjoyed the performance, saying afterwards ""I don't want it to stop. Apparently I have to work."

See photos from Obama's visit below:

President Barack Obama looks at the stage at the Globe Theatre with Patrick Spottiswoodle, director of education at the Globe
President Barack Obama looks at the stage at the Globe Theatre with Patrick Spottiswoodle, director of education at the Globe, April 23, 2016.
Obama meets actors who performed excerpts from "Hamlet."
Obama meets actors who performed excerpts from "Hamlet."
Obama watches a performance from "Hamlet."
Obama watches a performance from "Hamlet."
Obama takes the stage at The Globe.
Obama takes the stage at The Globe.
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