Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
B. was born on 18 July 1889
in Stanislawow, Galicia.
Her father was a ritual
After the Kishinev pogrom
a production was organized there by a lawyer's association
that came under the direction of the actor
Rudolf Zilberberg (Berg), which was put on with
"amateurs" Goldfaden's "Moshiakhs tsaytn
(The Time of the Messiah)".
B. participated in the
production as "Gitele", and after that she married Berg
and traveled with him to Vienna, where she began, and due to
a lack of female "forces" to perform in mother roles,
since then followed the same path as her
Sh. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 197.
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