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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

 


 

Velvl Vladir


V. was born in 1894 in Kishinev, Bessarabia.

According to Julian Schwartz he was a folk-actor, a cultured (person), who acted in father roles in professional Yiddish theatre. He was killed in 1941 or 1942 during the Evacuation.

His daughter, Khana, who had completed the Yiddish theatre school in Moscow, acted in the Kishinev [Pupn] Theatre, where her husband was regisseur.
 

Sh. E. from Julian Schwartz and Khaykele Ash.

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4018.
 

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