Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born 1886 in Czestochowa, Poland to poor parents.
At the age of fifteen
she began to perform with amateurs. Three
years later traveled with provincial professional
troops to Kielce, Radom, afterwards taking on small
roles in the Julius Adler troupe.
There, in 1908 she
married Max Brin and went to Paris with him and the
M. D. Vaksman’s troupe, afterwards touring throughout
England and Belgium. Later she became engaged
by Moshkovitsh, and then to Joseph Kessler in
London. In 1912 B. played in Argentina, 1913-4 with Julius
Adler and H. Sieratski in the Lodz Skala Theatre and
in the Warsaw Kaminski Theater. During the war B.
performed in the Lodz Skala Theater. Afterwards she
traveled to Russia where she married Albert Segalesko.
Sh. E. from
photo, right: Roza Brin, Warsaw theatre. Pnoto from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 246.
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