Big Names are coming to Sacramento! The Sacramento Speakers Series new season presents social icon George Takei, Astronaut Scott Kelly, journalist Chris Wallace, historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, Author of Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson, and former Prime Minister Ehud Barak. The season starts soon so don’t wait.. Get your tickets now!  Call 916-388-1100 or go to

George Takei first became known around the world for his role in the acclaimed TV series Star Trek; now, millions more know him through his presence on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, TV, movie, and stage. From his years as a child in a Japanese internment camp during WWII, to becoming one of the country’s leading figures in the fight for social justice and marriage equality, George Takei remains a powerful–and witty–voice on issues ranging from politics to pop culture.