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

1931-1969
 

Zigmunt Bolk


Joseph Sandel writes in his book "Umgekumene idishe kinstler":

"In another field there was produced Zigmunt Bolk, the long-time decorator of the Lemberg Grand Theatre and the costume-[proyektant] of this theatre.  Soon he had in the field collaborated with the theatre director of Yiddish theatre in Lemberg David Herman. For the theatre Bolk created decorations for the play "Itumim"(?) of influence and that the "father"(?) of Zigmunt Bolk also had participated. In the last years of the Second World War he had his son Henrial Bolk collaborated with him, who had manifested a significant artistic talent."

B. was killed by the Nazis.

Yosef Sandel -- "Umgekumene yidishe kinstler", Warsaw, 1957, Vol. II, p. 183.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4013.
 

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