Special event

An Evening with George Takei

May 1, 2017

Alternate Title Where No Story Has Gone Before
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Actor and social justice activist George Takei brings his uncanny eloquence and signature wit to BAM. In this very special evening, he shares the story of his Japanese-American family’s forced internment during World War II, a seemingly forgotten part of American history. He also takes audiences through his rise to celebrity as a sci-fi icon, his remarkable journey as social media mega power, and his passionate fight for LGBTQ rights and marriage equality in America—empowering others to beat the odds and make a difference.
Identifier 2017s.SE.00501
VenueOpera House
top billingGeorge Takei