Recently, the opening ceremony of the China Democratic League (CDL) Sector Members’ Studio of the CPPCC Shanghai Municipal Committee cum the "CDL Members’ Home" of STA was held at the Changlin Road Campus of Shanghai Theatre Academy (STA). Yu Lijuan, Vice Chairman of the CPPCC Shanghai Municipal Committee, Yu Xiufen, Member of the Standing Committee and Director of the Committee for Sectoral and Regional Work, CPPCC Shanghai Municipal Committee, and Xie Wei, Party Secretary of the Shanghai Theatre Academy attended the event and unveiled the plaque for the China Democratic League Members’ Studio. The opening ceremony was presided over by Yang Demi, Member of the Standing Committee, Convener of the CDL Sector, and Executive Deputy Director of the Science and Education Committee, CPPCC Shanghai Municipal Committee.
Xie Wei introduced the development of STA and the construction of the Changlin Road Campus in recent years, and expressed warm welcome to all participants, and thanked them for the long-term support for STA. He said that STA and the China Democratic League enjoy a profound tradition and historical origin, with its first headmaster, Gu Zhongyi, and the first president, Xiong Foxi, both being CDL members. The CDL organization in STA has been developing vigorously, and its members have also been playing a positive role in teaching, scientific research, creation and other fields. With the opening of "one studio" and "one home" here today, STA will cherish this precious resource, strive to build a larger platform, and make more contributions to the development of the university and the development of Shanghai.
After the opening ceremony, the participants took a tour of the CDL Sector Members’ Studio of the CPPCC Shanghai Municipal Committee and the "CDL Members’ Home" of STA.