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
 

Hillel Dubrovinsky

 

D. was born in 1891 in Vorontsovka, Kherson Gubernia, Ukraine.

His father was an employee.

He received a home education. As a child he participated in a Ukrainian production and then began to act in amateur circles.

In 1912 -- already as a professional he acted with Fishzon, Kompaneyets, Lipovski et al., and also in various collectives.

 From 1920 he acted in "Unzer vinkel", from 1923 with Zaslavsky, from 1925 in "Frey-kunst" (Moscow), 1929 -- in "Kunst vinkl", and 1930 -- again in "Freykunst".

D. also directed drama.
 

Sh. E. from Leon Dushman.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 547.
 

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