Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
E. was born on 16 June 1906
in Odessa, Ukraine.
Her father was a
representative of the Petersburg [futilaver] plant.
She finished eight classes
in the stage gymnasium, afterwards studying in the
University, where she participated in the student
She performed in a
conservatory, acting at the same time as an artist in
the Russian State Theatre "Der royter fakl".
In 1927-28 she acted in the
Ukrainian Yiddish State Theatre and later performed as a
prima donna in a Yiddish vocalization(?) ensemble with "Gezkult".
She also participated in
episodic roles in various films.
E.'s brother, Israel, acts
in the Moscow Yiddish State Theatre.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1547.
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