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

1931-1967
 

Ida Berkovska
 

B. was born on 12 April 1903 in Minsk, White Russia.

Her father was a storekeeper.

She graduated in 1921 from a progressive school.

Through her brother, as a member of a dramatic circle, she performed in the circle, debuting there at the end of 1922 in the role of "Rivkele" in Sholem Asch's "Got fun nekome (God of Vengeance)".

In 1923 she performed with the White Russia Yiddish Theatre Studio, which she later become manager for in "Vimt", where B. still acts until today.


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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 213.
 

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