Tag: Allegiance

‘Allegiance’ reflects actor George Takei’s early experiences

‘Allegiance’ reflects actor George Takei’s early experiences

| January 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles premiere of “Allegiance,” the Broadway musical inspired by Hancock Park resident George Takei’s childhood experience, is coming to Little Tokyo. East West Players (EWP) will present the musical production at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center’s Aratani Theatre, 244 S. San Pedro St., in Little Tokyo. The musical will run from Wed., […]

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Takei’s story, ‘Allegiance,’ coming to Los Angeles

Takei’s story, ‘Allegiance,’ coming to Los Angeles

| June 1, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Los Angeles premiere of the Broadway musical “Allegiance” — based on the childhood experiences of Hancock Park resident and actor George Takei (Mr. Sulu on “Star Trek”) — is set for Feb. 2018. The musical will be performed at the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC) Aratani Theatre in Little Toyko. With music […]

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‘A day which will live in infamy’… ‘Allegiance’ and ‘Infamy’

‘A day which will live in infamy’… ‘Allegiance’ and ‘Infamy’

| March 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Presidents’ Day weekend of 2017, just celebrated, had certain bitter aspects this year. The Sunday of the weekend marked the 75th anniversary of the February 19, 1942, issuance by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt of what now assuredly must be considered the “infamous” Presidential Executive Order 9066. That presidential Executive Order — “Instructions to All Persons […]

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