Commemorating the Holocaust

A few of the many events scheduled in the Pittsburgh region.

“Of Faith and Kristallnacht,” a panel discussion
with keynote speaker Dr. Robert Ericksen, Pacific Lutheran University;
Sister Gemma del Duca, National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education
at Seton Hill University; and the Rev. Don Green, executive director of
Christian Associates of Southwestern Pennsylvania; among others. 7
p.m., Wednesday, The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Monroeville

“The Use of Comic Books in Teaching the Holocaust,”
a lecture by Beverly Harris-Schenz of the University of Pittsburgh
German Department, on teaching the Holocaust to German students. 8
p.m., Thursday, Jewish Community Center (412-421-1500).

“Brundibar, a children’s opera
originally performed by the children of Theresienstadt concentration
camp, adapted by Maurice Sendak and Tony Kushner, Opera Theater of
Pittsburgh. Friday through next Sunday, CAPA Theater, Downtown

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