The Journal of Ben Uchida: Citizen 13559

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About This Show

Witness the story of 12-year-old Ben Uchida, a Japanese-American boy whose life is changed forever following the World War II attack on Pearl Harbor. When the U.S. government forces Japanese-American citizens into internment camps, Ben and his family must face difficult truths about the idea of home. One young person’s struggle to understand a society allowing mass discrimination against its citizens poses questions as urgent today as they were in the past.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: February 8, 2018 Final Performance: March 4, 2018