Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 27 December 1902, in
Ifu (Jaffa?), Eretz Yisroel.
Her parents were owners of a bathhouse.
She began to learn in "Beit-sfr
lbnut," and in 1908 with the entire family went
over to America, where she finished a public and a
At the same time she
participated in Hebrew productions that were
arranged in New York.
In 1920 she acted in
Schnitzer's Art Theatre in the role of "Yosele" in
Dymov's "Bronx Express" and remained in the theatre for
From there she acted
from time to time in the Irving Place Theatre, at the
Hopkinson Theatre, with Gabel, in 1927 at the Public
Theatre, and in 1928 at the Folks Theatre.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 180.
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