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
 

Minnie Axelrad

 

A. was born on 7 April 1893 in Bucharest, Romania.

Her parents were Yiddish actors.

She learned Yiddish, German and French privately.

She began to perform on the stage as a child together with her parents, afterwards acting in adult roles in Paris, London, Romania. After she married Morris Axelrad in Argentina, she returned to Paris in 1928, and in 1929 she was in South Africa.

Specialty: prima donna and dramatics.


Sh. E. from Jacob Bleichman.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 88.
 

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