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 26 February
1884 in Warsaw, Poland, to well-to-do parents.
As a [bt-ikhidh lozt men]
learn in school until she was sixteen, then she
was taken into work in a hat millinery. She was heard
singing by Dr. Rozental who was then together with Mark
Arnshteyn in a troupe, and he took her in as a chorus
From there B. went over to Kompaneyets' troupe, where
she began to act in roles, then she toured with
Fishzon's troupe, then she acted for Zandberg in Lodz,
with Sam Adler, Kaminski, and then toured with various
troupes across Poland and Russia. Since 1921 she has
toured across Poland with her husband.
Her daughter acts on the
Yiddish stage in Argentina.
Sh. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 158.
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