‘Allegiance’ Is Coming Home

Backstage at the Aratani Theatre with the team behind “Allegiance.” From left: Leslie Ito of the JACCC, Snehal Desai of East West Players, and Alison De La Cruz of the JACCC. The monumental task of bringing the Broadway musical to Little Tokyo has brought together two of the historic community’s core institutions. (MARIO G. REYES/Rafu Shimpo)

By J.K. YAMAMOTO, Rafu Staff Writer

The Los Angeles premiere of “Allegiance” in February at the Aratani Theatre will be a homecoming for the Broadway musical.