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Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre
BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE WHO WERE ONCE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE;
aS FEATURED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S  "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"


VOLUME 5: THE KDOYSHIM (MARTYRS) EDITION, 1967, Mexico City

 

[?] Nakhumovitsh


N. used to act in Gakhanski's troupe. He was killed with his wife and two children in the Evacuation during the Second World War.

It was said by Julian Schwartz that one son had returned during the Evacuation.

At the age of about fourteen years, A., sympathetic, wise, more detail? and fit for the stage. He had, as a child, co-acted in several spectacles of Yiddish troupes, had alone organized a gerotenem children's spectacle with formerly deported children. He left several excellent deportation songs, which the children used to sing. In 1947 he, with a group of children, traveled to Israel.


Sh. E. from Julian Schwartz.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4359.
 

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