Meryl Streep dressed up, performed as Donald Trump

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  • Meryl Streep impersonated Donald Trump at the annual Shakespeare in the Park Public Theater Gala in Central Park
  • She was there along with "Mamma Mia!" and "Into the Woods" co-star Christine Baranski

(CNN)Academy award-winning actress Meryl Streep raised the bar for Donald Trump impersonators everywhere on Monday night when she dressed up -- sporting orange makeup, a wig and an overstuffed suit -- and performed as the billionaire businessman at a New York theater gala.

Streep was there along with "Mamma Mia!" and "Into the Woods" co-star Christine Baranski -- herself dressed as Hillary Clinton -- acting out a musical faux-debate at the annual Shakespeare in the Park Public Theater Gala in Central Park, according to a report from Entertainment Weekly.
    Unrecognizable in her costume, Streep's Trump traded Shakespearean jabs with Baranski's Clinton, captured on video and shared on Twitter by reporters and attendees: