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Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, September 28- with Chita Rivera, Brenda Braxton, and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, September 28- with Chita Rivera, Brenda Braxton, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Today (September 28) in live streaming: Chita Rivera stops by Pajama Cast Party, Brenda Braxton returns to Stars in the House, and so much more!

Telly Leung, George Takei and More From ALLEGIANCE to Reunite for HIKING THE DIVIDE T Photo Telly Leung, George Takei and More From ALLEGIANCE to Reunite for HIKING THE DIVIDE TO UNITE Streaming Event
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

e2e Treks - Hiking the Divide to Unite has announced a special streaming event benefitting The Actors Fund, 'How History, Location and Adversity Inform, Inspire and Influence Theatre' with various cast and creative team members of Broadway's Allegiance on Monday, September 28 at 8:00pm ET / 5:00pm PT.

ALLEGIANCE Comes to Japan in March 2021 Photo ALLEGIANCE Comes to Japan in March 2021
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020

Allegiance is coming to the stage in Japan in 2021!

Palo Alto Players Announces Reimagined 90th Anniversary Season Featuring ALLEGIANCE,  Photo Palo Alto Players Announces Reimagined 90th Anniversary Season Featuring ALLEGIANCE, MATILDA and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

Palo Alto Players, the Peninsula's first theatre company, has announced its reimagined 90th Anniversary season - a lineup of shows designed to withstand these uncertain times.

Broadway On Demand Extends Online Streaming Premiere of ALLEGIANCE Photo Broadway On Demand Extends Online Streaming Premiere of ALLEGIANCE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020

Broadway On Demand, the new streaming platform for theater devotees, announced that the online streaming premiere of Broadway's Allegiance will be extended, due to popular demand, through Tuesday, June 23.

Broadway On Demand Presents ALLEGIANCE Tomorrow Photo Broadway On Demand Presents ALLEGIANCE Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

Broadway On Demand, the new streaming platform for theater devotees, will present the online streaming premiere of Broadway's Allegiance tomorrow, Friday, May 29 on BroadwayOnDemand.com.

VIDEO: Lea Salonga, George Takei and Jay Kuo Hang at Theater Mu's 'Mu-tini Hour'! Photo VIDEO: Lea Salonga, George Takei and Jay Kuo Hang at Theater Mu's 'Mu-tini Hour'!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2020

Hang at Theater Mu's Mu-Tini Hour' live now with George Takei, Tony-winner Lea Salonga, and @nycjayjay!

Stafford Arima Will Direct ALLEGIANCE in Japan Next Year Photo Stafford Arima Will Direct ALLEGIANCE in Japan Next Year
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned original Broadway director Stafford Arima will direct a production of ALLEGIANCE, the musical which starred Lea Salonga and George Takei on Broadway when the production comes to Tokyo next year. The musical, which will be making its international premiere, tells the story of Japanese Americans facing internment during World War II.

Palo Alto Players Announces ALLEGIANCE, SWING! and More for 90th Anniversary Season Photo Palo Alto Players Announces ALLEGIANCE, SWING! and More for 90th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

Palo Alto Players, the Peninsula's first theatre company, announces its 90th Anniversary season.

Betsy Wolfe and Matt Bogart Will Star in Developmental Reading of Original New Musica Photo Betsy Wolfe and Matt Bogart Will Star in Developmental Reading of Original New Musical INDIGO
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019

Sing Out, Louise! Productions will hold a developmental reading of Indigo, an original new musical featuring music & lyrics by MAC Award winning composer Scott Evan Davis and a book by Jay Kuo (Allegiance), Lorenzo Thione (Allegiance), and Davis. Indigo will be directed by Schele Williams (Motown, the upcoming revival of Disney's Aida) with musical direction and arrangements by Brad Haak (Mary Poppins, An American in Paris).

Exclusive Photos: ALLEGIANCE Creatives Visit Hawaii Premiere Production Photo Exclusive Photos: ALLEGIANCE Creatives Visit Hawaii Premiere Production
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look inside a visit by the original creative team to the Hawaii debut production of ALLEGIANCE, now on stage through April 7th, 2019.

BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Allegiance to Broadway- In Cinemas Today! Photo BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Allegiance to Broadway- In Cinemas Today!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

George Takei's ground-breaking Broadway musical is back by popular demand this holiday season! Experience Allegiance on the big screen on December 11, featuring an exclusive conversation with the creative team. CLICK HERE to get your tickets today!

ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY Documentary To Premiere Nationwide In December Photo ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY Documentary To Premiere Nationwide In December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

Fathom Events will premiere a new documentary, 'Allegiance to Broadway: The Dream. The Story. The Journey of A Musical,' by director/filmmaker Greg Vander Veer on Tuesday, December 4th at 7:30 pm (local time) in cinemas across the country.  'Allegiance to Broadway' will give audiences an in-depth look into the making of George Takei's ('Star Trek,' 'Heroes') moving Broadway musical, which also starred Tony Award winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Mulan) and Telly Leung (Aladdin, Godspell, 'Glee').

The Manoa Valley Theatre Announces the Cast of ALLEGIANCE Photo The Manoa Valley Theatre Announces the Cast of ALLEGIANCE
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2018

Manoa Valley Theatre is thrilled to announce a star-studded cast for Allegiance, the headliner of its 50th Anniversary season, presented at the Hawaii Theatre March 28th - April 7th, 2019. Allegiance, a musical drama by Marc Acito, Jay Kuo, and Lorenzo Thione, is about the Japanese American internment during WWII and one family's extraordinarily divisive experience, was inspired by the true-life experience of its original star, George Takei. It tells the story of one family's extraordinary experience suffering the wrongful imprisonment of Japanese Americans during World War II, creating familial turmoil in a troubling time of a nation at war.

Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Support Mike Birbiglia at Opening Night of THE  Photo Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Support Mike Birbiglia at Opening Night of THE NEW ONE!
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 12, 2018

The Broadway engagement of Mike Birbiglia's The New One, directed by Seth Barrish, officially opened last night, November 11 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). BroadwayWorld was there, and you can check out photos from the red carpet below!

New Documentary ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY to Precede ALLEGIANCE in Cinemas Photo New Documentary ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY to Precede ALLEGIANCE in Cinemas
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

"Allegiance" returns to cinemas nationwide for an encore event on December 11. In addition to the film of the original Broadway production, Fathom Events is premiering a new documentary, "Allegiance to Broadway: The Dream. The Story. The Journey of A Musical," by director/filmmaker Greg Vander Veer on December 4, which gives audiences an in-depth look into the making of "Allegiance".

George Takei's ALLEGIANCE to Return to Cinemas This Fall Photo George Takei's ALLEGIANCE to Return to Cinemas This Fall
by TV News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

In its annual return to screens around the anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day, Fathom Events is bringing George Takei's ("Star Trek," "Heroes") moving Broadway musical "Allegiance," also starring Tony Award® winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Mulan) and Telly Leung (Godspell, "Glee"), back to cinemas nationwide for an encore event on December 11. In addition to the film of the original Broadway production, Fathom Events is premiering a new documentary, "Allegiance to Broadway: The Dream. The Story. The Journey of A Musical," by director/filmmaker Greg Vander Veer on December 4, which gives audiences an in-depth look into the making of "Allegiance".

Contra Costa Civic Theatre Opens 59th Season With Bay Area Premiere Of ALLEGIANCE Photo Contra Costa Civic Theatre Opens 59th Season With Bay Area Premiere Of ALLEGIANCE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) today announced the cast for its season-opening production, Allegiance, directed by Lily Tung Crystal, with music direction by Kenji Higashihama and choreography by Allison Paraiso.

Photo Flash: First Look at Contra Costa Civic Theatre's ALLEGIANCE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Contra Costa Civic Theatre's ALLEGIANCE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) presents Allegiance, directed by Lily Tung Crystal, with music direction by Kenji Higashihama and choreography by Allison Paraiso. This musical about the World War II experiences of Japanese-Americans in the US, with book by Marc Acito, Jay Kuo, and Lorenzo Thione, and music by Jay Kuo, makes its Bay Area premiere September 21 through October 21 at CCCT. For tickets and information visit the theatre's website at www.ccct.org or call 510.524.9012.

Contra Costa Civic Theatre Opens 59th Season With Bay Area Premiere Of ALLEGIANCE Photo Contra Costa Civic Theatre Opens 59th Season With Bay Area Premiere Of ALLEGIANCE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2018

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) today announced the cast for its season-opening production, Allegiance, directed by Lily Tung Crystal, with music direction by Kenji Higashihama and choreography by Allison Paraiso.

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