Broadway Global shares exclusive quote from Broadway’s biggest musical buzz. The newest musical comes direct from American history and has social media exploding with Broadway Tony Award winning buzz. The star studded musical was inspired by the true-life experience of its’ star George Takei (Star Trek, Heroes). Why is this musical a Theatre Chat top pick? Because with only 40 Broadway theatres and most already filled with hit shows, it’s refreshing to see a brand new musical come to the great white way, and this life changing musical didn’t come from a film. Broadway producers love to invest in safe productions many inspired by breaking box office film numbers. When a new musical hits Broadway investors hearts bringing it to Broadway, you can be certain it’s going to be a huge hit. The music is powerful, inspirational and haunting. Don’t wait to get tickets. Allegiance begins October 6, 2015. For tickets or more information please visit www.allegiancemusical.com.
The true story of an American family’s imprisonment during World War II has Tony Award winning buzz. Finally a new musical that comes from the heart while touching our hearts! Sam enlists in the army to prove the Kimuras’ loyalty, but Kei joins draft resisters fighting for the rights of their people. Their paths take them from lush farmlands of California, to the wastelands of Wyoming, to the battlefields of Europe, but their divided loyalties threaten to tear them apart forever. When long-lost memories are unlocked, Sam finds that it is never too late to forgive and to recognize the redemptive power of love. “The power of true love and Allegiance is life changing. Allegiance is the must see new musical of this Broadway season!” USA Theatre Chat.
Lea Salonga (Miss Siagon) and Telly Leung (Godspell, Glee) star in George Takei’s Allegiance. Their fans base of Allegiance Facebook page already have 524k followers. These numbers are impressive for any new Broadway show and it has not even opened on Broadway yet. Could the openly gay star of Star Trek be its’ likability? George Takei says this play is his way to apologize to his father. There has never been a more powerful apology on Broadway. George has always dreamed to be on Broadway but who knew this Star Trek favorite would reach for the stars, surpassing the Universe. “The true story of one family’s extraordinary journey has nuclear box office buzz.” Broadway Global.
Lea Salonga has one of the most memorable voices that has ever hit Broadway. Her performances from Miss Saigon to Les Miserables changed the face for casting, embracing non traditional casting. Telly Leung is one of Broadway’s sexiest men. He captured our hearts in Godspell on Broadway, but his global fan base came from the hit TV show Glee. Telly shares an exclusive with Broadway Global fans. “I am thrilled to be joining Lea Salonga and George Takei this fall. It’s a reunion for me and Lea, after performing together in Flower Drum Song and it is a passion project for George, who’s personal story inspired Allegiance. I’m excited to watch him make his Broadway debut – at 77 – and share that moment with him as we tell this incredible story about our American history.” Telly Leung.
“How can a family choose from their love for each other or love for their country? Gerorge Takei’s Allegiance starring Lea Salonga and Telly Leung has Broadway exploding with Tony Award winning buzz. Get your tickets now!” Broadway Global.