I love this video. I have watched it a few times. I always think it is somewhat sad (don't ask me why that is - I don't have a reason) that his concern was for JWB. I guess it is just the idea of this little boy not realizing what was happening and that is what he was worried about.
I always think the audience gives it away by their reaction to his secret. And then when you figure out his age, I think they have it right away. I figure that they try to drag it out as long as they can.
I was there last week for the 150th anniversary of it. And you know, it was so strange to be there inside that theater at the EXACT moment that it happened. I was able to get tickets to the show honoring Lincoln that was on the 14th. There was something surreal about it, I guess. But it was all so terribly, terribly sad. It really was. It was just depressing.
Here are some videos of what I experienced:
Who's going to do the cooking?!?!