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 12 June 1906
in Bucharest, Romania.
Her parents were Yiddish
As a five-year old child she
began to act in a members troupe in Antwerp, and three
years later at the Pavilion Theatre in London with Moskowitz.
At the age of sixteen she
acted for the first time as "Tsila" in Gordin's
"Kreutzer Sonata" together with Lobel in London.
From 1922 to 1926 she acted
in Paris in her first soubrette roles and young dramatic
B. both alone and together
with her father sang many Yiddish songs for the
In 1927 she had, due to her
marriage to a medical doctor, retired from the stage,
but in 1928 she acted again with Joseph Kessler's troupe
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 156.
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