Fathom Events and Sing Out, Louise! Productions present the return of the groundbreaking musical George Takei’s Allegiance on Broadway in a special one-night event on Thursday, December 7, coming to cinemas nationwide Inspired by the true-life experience of its star George Takei (“Star Trek,” “Heroes”), Allegiance tells the story of one family’s extraordinary journey in a troubling time for the nation.
A mysterious envelope leads Sam Kimura (Takei) back 60 years to a time when he (played as a young man by Telly Leung - Godspell, “Glee”) and his sister Kei (Tony Award®-winner Lea Salonga - Miss Saigon, Mulan) strive to save their family from the wrongful imprisonment of Japanese Americans during World War II. But as long-lost memories are relived and a new perspective is gained, Sam finds that it is never too late to forgive and experience the redemptive power of love. This special event, features new exclusive cast interviews and footage honoring the 442nd regimental combat team.