Historical Theater at Valparaiso University
The Historical Theater course was first offered in 2018 under the direction of Dr. Kevin Ostoyich and Dr. Kari-Anne Innes. 2020 is the third year that this course has existed through the university. The students in the course learn about the history of the Shanghai Jews and how China provided shelter. For information on past productions, how Dr. Ostoyich got involved with this history, and articles Dr. Ostoyich has written on the refugees and their history please see the links below.
Dr Ostoyich's Start: https://www.valpo.edu/news/2018/01/22/unveiling-history/
2019 Production Website: https://shanghaijewsrefugeedrama.weebly.com/the-play.html
To read additional articles by Dr. Kevin Ostoyich on the Shanghai Jewish refugees please see the link below: https://www.aicgs.org/by-author/kevin-ostoyich/