Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 13 April 1864 in
Her father was a bookbinder.
She studied in the
Possessing a beautiful voice, D.
toured with a Goldfaden chorus.
From there she taken by Katzman into the troupe of
When she married Katzman she followed
the same path to the stage as her husband, though his
tour was in South America.
D. was a prima donna, and
she acted in dramatic roles with Adler.
Twenty-five years ago D.
withdrew from the stage.
M. E. from Jacob Katzman.
B. Gorin -- "History
of the Yiddish Theatre", Vol. I, p.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 540.
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