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President Barack Obama fulfilled an important campaign promise he made to his wife, Michelle, he took her to a Broadway play in NYC.

According to people.com, after watching their daughter Malia play in a soccer game in Washington earlier in the day, the first couple boarded a jet for Manhattan for date night. The President and his First Lady, who was dressed in a flirty black sleeveless fringed dress headed for a romantic meal at Blue Hill, a Greenwich Village restaurant known for its American Nouveau cuisine.

After dining a little more than two hours at Blue Hill, the President and First Lady headed to the Belasco Theater to check out  “Joe Turner’s Come and Gone.”

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The play by August Wilson is about black America in the early 1900s, with residents of a boardinghouse recalling their migration from the sharecropping farms of the South to the industrialized North.

Check out the couple below:

The Obamas take a stroll after date night.

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