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
 

Chana Dashkevitsh
(Edelman)


D. was born in 1879 in Odessa, Ukraine.

Most of the time he used to act in the itinerant troupe of his father Wolf Edelman.

In 1920 he came to Rumania and acted for several years with Itsikl Goldenberg.

Due to a [halz]-cold, she retired from the stage.

D.'s sister acted while known as "Tamara" in a Russian opera theatre.


M. E.

M. Myodovnik -- "My Theatre Memories", "Shtern", Minsk 4(7), 1926, pp. 33-34.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 546.
 

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