Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"

1931-1969
 

Mira Ashkenazy

 

A. was born on November 16, 1898 in Kremenchug, Ukraine.

Her father was a trade employee.

She completed a middle school in Kremenchug, afterwards studying various courses at the medical school at Kharkov University.

Her theatrical education came in a private ballet school in Kharkov and in the state theatre ballet school in Moscow, when she participated in 1920-21 in the productions, which were staged by the dramatic studio of the ballet.

Since 1921 she performed in Mi"mt, and also participated in the film "Idishe glikn", directed by A. Granovsky.


M. E.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 112.
 

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