Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Could have been a Pole.
By his pseudonym he was
likely to have been a badkhan (comedian). He had
left a play, which his brother Hersh Gedalya Belloy had published
after his death, which was named "Mozes [,], or the
liberation of the Israelites out of Egypt, created by
Shlomo Badkhan z"l." Published by his brother
Hirsh Gedalya Belloy with a new addition, emphasis [fervert]?
[Bdfus] R' Yitzhak Rother N. Y., 1967", [p. 71, 32°].
The play was contained in
seven acts, divided into scenes.
Shmuel Meyzels --Yiddish
Theatre History, "Teater-velt (Theatre World)", Warsaw,
Zalmen Zylbercweig -- Vegn di umbakante idishe
dramaturgn, "Pnks", New York, Vol. 1, 1929, pp. 85-87.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 131.
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