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
 

Frants Borits
(Efrayim)
 

 


He was born on 23 April 1888 in Lemberg, eastern Galicia.

His father was the owner of a [bershtn]-factory.

He learned in a school.

He participated with "amateurs" and was an employee in a shoe business.

In 1908 he became a professional actor with Ebell, and afterwards acted with Axelrad in Rumania, Ettinger in Rumania, Glimer, and then he founded his own troupe.

On 8 August 1926, B. passed away in Lemberg from a lung inflammation.


M. E. from his wife Clara.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 129.
 

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